Canvas Instructor Resources

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Canvas Tutorials

Canvas Overview



Discussion Boards




Course Management




Full list of Canvas Instructor Guides



Canvas Help?

An image showing a two step process on (1) where to locate the Help link in Canvas, and (2) where to report a problem.

The quickest and best way to get assistance for Canvas issues is to click on the "Help" Link in the Lower Left corner of the screen [1] in Canvas (from the place where you are having the problem), and then choose "Report a Problem." [2] The submitted information is immediately forwarded to the Help Desk, which is monitored throughout the workday, as well as evenings, weekend and holidays.

Faculty Support

Canvas Tutorials

How to Login to Canvas 

TCC's URL for Canvas is -

Log in with your TCC Credentials: username and password 

How to Access TCC Faculty Email 

TCC Faculty email 

Canvas Conferences

How do I create a Conference?  

How do I start a conference?

How do I use the Conferences interface as a moderator? 

How do I record a conference?

Zoom Video Conferencing (Student)

Join a Meeting

Joining meeting audio by phone

Sharing Your Screen

Zoom Video Conferencing (Instructor)

Schedule a Meeting

Join a Meeting

Joining meeting audio by phone

Record a Meeting

Joining and Configuring Audio & Video

Meeting Controls

Sharing Your Screen


Canvas Settings and Navigation

How to publish a course

How to use course settings

How to use student view

How do I manage course navigation links


Announcements and Email

How do I add an announcement in a course

How do I send students an email through Inbox


Modules and Pages

How do I add a module

How do I publish or unpublish a module as an instructor

Modules: Creation & Management (Video)

Pages: Creation & Management (Video)


How to create an assignment

Assignments Overview (Video)

Assignment Creation (Video)



How to use Turnitin with Canvas

Discussion Boards

How do I create a discussion as an instructor

How do I reply to a discussion as an instructor

Discussions Overview Video

Discussions Text Guide

Discussion Creation Video


How do I create a quiz

Quiz Creation: Settings Video


How to use the Gradebook

How to use Speedgrader

How to add a Rubric

Gradebook Overview Video

SpeedGrader Overview Video

Rubrics Overview (Video)



How Honorlock works with Canvas

Canvas Instructor Guide

Full list of Canvas Instructor Guides


TCC Help Desk 

Ask IT Help Desk  

Chat online with a Help Desk representative. Monday-Thursday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. and Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. 

Submit a help ticket to seek help. 
Call the Help Desk - The Help Desk may be reached at (850) 201-8540, Monday-Thursday between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. and Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. 


Canvas Help Desk 

Canvas Support Hotline (Students) 


Chat with Canvas Support (Students) 

Live chat with Canvas Support!