Canvas: Presentation and Discussion

Canvas: Presentation and Discussion

Enable Zoom Meetings in Canvas Class Navigation

Scheduling a Recurring Zoom Meeting for Synchronous Class Sessions

  1. Within your Canvas course, select Zoom in the course menu on the left.
  2. Select Schedule a Zoom Meeting at the top of the page on the right.
  3. The default topic is the course number and name. However, you may want to change this to be more specific about days, times, section number, etc.
  4. Instead of choosing a specific time for your meeting, select the Recurring meeting box and then choose No Fixed Time under Recurrence.
  5. Select Save

Scheduling Zoom Office Hours Using your Personal Meeting ID

  1. Within one of your Canvas courses, select Zoom in the course menu on the left.
  2. Choose the Personal Meeting Room tab at the top of the page.
  3. If you want to change the default settings for your personal meeting room, select Edit this Meeting at the bottom of the page. You may want to consider enabling the waiting room and muting participants upon entry.
  4. Select Save (if you made edits).
  5. Copy the link to your meeting and post it on your Home Page or Create a Module with a link to your meeting.


The links below provide information on creating whole class and group discussions in Canvas.