Canvas Gradebook: Set Up


Join Academic Technology Support Services (ATSS) consultants for a one-hour online demonstration on how to to set up your course gradebook using Canvas assignments, discussions, and quizzes; how to use Speedgrader and rubrics; how to hide and release grades; along with a few other tips to set you up for grading success.

Next Course Date

January 10, 2024; 11:00 a.m. - noon


  • Jennifer Englund, Academic Technology Support Services
  • Sara Schoen, Academic Technology Support Services


During this session, ATSS consultants will demonstrate how to:

  • use assignments, discussions, and quizzes to set a course gradebook,
  • grade using the Speedgrader and rubrics, and
  • enable Canvas’ grade posting policy to hide and release grades.

Who Should Attend

  • Instructors of record and Teaching Assistants who are teaching a course in the upcoming semester.
  • A basic familiarity with Canvas is recommended. Instructors new to Canvas may wish to watch the Canvas Essentials recorded webinar prior to the workshop.

Additional Course Information

Accessibility & Accommodation Requests

We seek to foster a positive experience for all participants. If you have particular access needs (for example visual impairment, dyslexia, deafness, etc) please contact [email protected] so we can work together to get you as good an experience as we can. Accommodation requests for live captioning should be made two weeks prior to the webinar.