2020 Course Delivery Resources

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Learning Environments is available to help you with online teaching in any way we can.

If you have never worked in Canvas before, please look into one of the following options.

  1. In-depth Written Resources: Remote Teaching Resources Canvas Course
  2. Group Training Opportunities: Canvas Training Calendar
  3. One-on-one Meetings: Schedule a One-on-One Meeting
  4. Email for help: teaching@rice.edu

Otherwise, below are links to resources to help you either start building your online courses from scratch or convert a face-to-face course to an online format.

Online Teaching with Canvas

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Information and Navigation

Learn more about adding a home page with contact info, course navigation, class expectations, course settings, and institutional resources.

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Course Content

Strategies for organizing content to help students navigate the course.

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Communication and Interaction

Learn more about interacting with students in an online course and about different types of interaction and feedback in this module.

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Student Learning and Assessment

Create assessments and rubrics, use modeling, and employ other strategies to gauge your student’s success.



Adding media content to your course to create meaningful engagement and collaboration.

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Course Accessibility

Simple steps you can take to make your course more accessible for all students.

For Further Assistance



Need something more?

The Remote Teaching Resources Canvas Course has every resource you might need to learn a new skill using Canvas.

You can take a deeper dive by visiting the modules there. 

If you are teaching an all-online fully-accredited course, please contact Rice Online at riceonline@rice.edu or (713) 348-8700. 

For support with pedagogical issues you can contact the Center for Teaching Excellence at cte@rice.edu or (713) 348-2929.



If you need immediate assistance, please feel free to reach out to Learning Environments:

713-348-4357 (option 2) | teaching@rice.edu