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Online Education

The Online Education Center supports faculty in the development of online and hybrid classes with training, support and the collaborative development of online learning policies and procedures.

Canvas Training


Certification Training

By completing Canvas Certification Training, you will be able to use Canvas for online, hybrid or face-to-face classes. All faculty must be certified in order to use Canvas at De Anza College. We offer two certification options - one for those new to Canvas and one for those with Canvas experience.

View Current Training Schedule - WINTER 2018 Dates Added!


Advanced Canvas Workshops

Our advanced Canvas Workshops are designed for certified faculty who want to increase and improve their Canvas skills. We will offer new workshops quarterly. 

Winter 2018 Advanced Canvas Workshops

  • Cheat-resistant Quizzes and Exams (1 hour)
    Learn strategies and Canvas tips to reduce cheating on online tests. Faculty attending this workshop should have experience creating quizzes in Canvas.

  • Student Surveys (1 hour)
    Learn how to create graded and ungraded surveys in Canvas to get a better picture of your incoming students, solicit feedback on how the course is going, and elicit students' thoughts about how the course can be improved. Faculty attending this workshop should have experience creating quizzes in Canvas.

  • Group Projects (1 hour)
    Explore the options for group projects in Canvas including Collaboration, Group Assignments, Group Discussions and Peer Review. Faculty attending this workshop should have experience creating discussions and assignments in Canvas. You will also need a Google/gmail account.

  • HTML for Canvas
    Spruce up your pages in Canvas by learning how to create buttons, tabs and columns. Organize your material in a manner that is visually pleasing and easily navigated for your student.

View Advanced Workshop Schedule and SIgn Up Here



Online Education
Building: MLC 210
Email: onlineeducation

Phone: 408.864.8969
M-Th: 8:30a-5:00p
F: 8:30a-4:00p

Last Updated: 2/5/18