Technical Resources

Fully Online Orientation to Canvas

Whether it's your first time taking an online or hybrid class or you just need a refresher, we recommend you complete the Online Canvas Orientation first. Web-enhanced courses also frequently use Canvas for access to course resources and tracking grades. Use this link to visit the comprehensive, self-paced, online orientation for Canvas use.

Canvas Video Tutorials

Video tutorials on specific Canvas functions:

Smart Penguin Blog

Smart Penguin is FAQ-based information with tips to help you succeed in eLearning courses. It is highly recommended for eLearning students at Clark as it contains articles addressing current issues and new developments, including the best ways to avoid or resolve the latest known technical issues.  Visit the Smart Penguin site, check out the resources, and sign up for the feed.

Twitter Alert System

Twitter is used as an alert system for Canvas outages or online user-related issues. View or follow @SmartPenguin for system alerts.

Accessibility Statements & Privacy Policies

For details including accessibility statements related to technology and tools used in online and hybrid courses, as well as privacy policies when student identity is required, please visit our Accessibility Statements and Privacy Policies page.

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