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Remote Teaching

Remote Teaching Resources

The Teach Anywhere ( website provides resources and information about remote teaching, that you may find useful in preparing your course.

Canvas How To's and Tools |

Syllabus Creation |

Online Teaching Guides and Training |

Common Fixes for Home Networking Issues |

Instructor Support at Teach Anywhere:


Learning Platforms & Technology Tools:

Remote Lecture Capture with Panopto:

How to use Zoom in Canvas to Lecture:

Remote Teaching Location

If your course will be online in the 2020-21 academic year, please provide the Assistant Manager with the name of the City and State from which you will be conducting your course. If your location will change for more than 30 days during your appointment, please provide the Assistant Manager with the new location information.


Canvas is Stanford University's primary learning management system. Instructors use Canvas to assist with course administration, such as posting materials, sending announcements, conducting online exams and quizzes, posting schedules, and more. Students access Canvas to download their courses' readings, lecture videos, lecture slides, syllabuses, and more.

Initial access to Canvas is granted by the Canvas administrators in the office of the Vice Provost of Teaching and Learning (VPTL). Contact the help desk at to obtain instructor access to the Canvas platform.

Canvas Sign-In:

Some Help Resources for Canvas can be found here: