Academic Success and Tutoring Center (ASTC)
Canvas Student Guide:
Solano Community College instructors use Canvas, a Learning Management System (LMS) platform to deliver assignments, announcements, exams, and other teaching materials to students – both in online and face-to-face courses. Additionally, students can collaborate and communicate with one another using Canvas.
How to Access Canvas
The easiest way for you to access Canvas is to remember the url/link: https://solano.instructure.com/
Canvas Orientation (SCC) : “Learn how to learn” in Canvas using a mini course/orientation created by the SCC Distance Education team
Getting Started with Canvas as a Student : an overview of essential Canvas features (made by Canvas)
Canvas Student Guides : Step-by-step instructions for everything you want or need to know (made by Canvas)
Canvas Video Guides : Sometimes a picture, or video, is worth a thousand words (made by Canvas)
How to Access SCC SSO Canvas Portal : video
How to Access ConferZoom via Canvas for Students! (when using computer & smartphone app) : video
How to Find Peer Review Assignments in Canvas (STUDENT PERSPECTIVE!) : video
Set Up Your ConferZoom in Canvas! : video
Use BREAKOUT ROOMS in Zoom for Virtual Classes – Step-by-Step Walkthrough, Ideas for Implementing : video
Use the SCREEN SHARE feature in ZOOM! : video
Download Zoom: https://tinyurl.com/zoomdownload
Get the Canvas app on your phone
Still Need Help?
There are several ways to get help in Canvas. If the guides (linked above in the “For Students” section) didn’t answer your question, you can get help by submitting a request to email@example.com.
Please include your name, the CRN (course number) of a class you need to log in to, and a detailed description of the issue you are having along with information about your technology (ie: what kind of device you’re using, etc).
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The documents below provide strategies for math development and success.
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Study Skills and Strategies for Success
The documents below will help you to develop better study skills and strategies for academic success.