Create Great Graphics with Canva

Have you ever wanted to create amazing graphics for your course, or have students create them for a project? Canva can help!

Canva is an online design tool that can facilitate the creation of posters, flyers, resumes, cards, certificates, infographics, and much more.

Canva uses a simple web interface, where users can add elements and manipulate them with simple click, drag, and drop movements. Canva now also provides apps for iOS (iPhone/iPad) and Android devices.

As a tool in the classroom, Canva can facilitate creating visual representations of course content, such as an infographic.

Canva itself hosts a sizable library of ideas for its own use.  The free Canva Design School helps the user how to learn the tool, plus it provides some inspiration on how it could be used.  The Canva Learn blog. provides inspiration on ways to use Canva for a variety of fields, including ideas for teachers and students.

If you’d like to learn more about Canva, please visit the Canva website. For other ways to use Canva with a class, please contact the CTL.