• How do I sync grades to PowerTeacher Pro in PowerSchool?

    If your institution is using the PowerTeacher Pro gradebook in PowerSchool as a student information system (SIS), you can use the Canvas Gradebook to pass grades back to PowerSchool. Grades are passed back if an assig...
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  • How do I hide grades for an assignment in the New Gradebook?

    You can hide student grades for an assignment in the New Gradebook. When an assignment is hidden, students can still view and submit the assignment, but the grade will be hidden. Grades will stay hidden until assignme...
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  • Canvas Instructor Guide - Table of Contents

    Introduction Analytics New Analytics Announcements Assignments Attendance (Roll Call) Calendar Chat Collaborations Commons Conferences Course Import Tool Course Navigati...
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  • How do I view average course grade analytics in a data table in New Analytics?

    By default, the analytics page displays an interactive analytics chart graph of all course grade data. However, you can choose to view analytics data as a table by percentage. Data is for viewing only and cannot direc...
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  • How do I record a video using Flash in the Rich Content Editor as an instructor?

    If you are using Chrome or Firefox, you can record a video using HTML5. However, if you are using Internet Explorer 11 or Safari, you must use Flash to record a video in the Rich Content Editor. The Rich Content Edito...
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  • How do I set the auto-open for inline preview for files using the Rich Content Editor as an instructor?

    You can use the auto-open inline preview for files in the Rich Content Editor. Canvas can preview any file that is supported by the document previewer. The Rich Content Editor is used in features that support the edit...
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  • How do I grade an assessment in New Quizzes?

    You can grade New Quizzes assessments using SpeedGrader. Most assessment items are graded automatically after a student submits the assessment. However, essay and file upload questions must be graded manually. This le...
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  • How do I add a grading scheme to an assignment?

    You can add a grading scheme to customize assignment grading. You can use grading schemes created by your institution or you can create a new grading scheme, such as a Pass/Fail grading scheme, GPA scale grading schem...
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  • How do I automatically assign peer reviews for a discussion?

    If you automatically assign peer reviews, Canvas will assign peer reviews to students automatically once they have submitted their own discussion reply. You can also tell Canvas to automatically assign peer reviews a...
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  • How do I import Thin Common Cartridge files as separate modules?

    If your institution uses Thin Common Cartridge files, you can use the select specific content option in course imports to import content as separate modules. Thin Common Cartridge is a subset of the full Common Cartri...
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  • How do I view the MasteryPaths range breakdown results for an assignment?

    Once students complete a MasteryPaths source item, you can view the breakdown of the mastery path ranges in the item. Each range includes a link that shows the number of students who scored in each range. You can view...
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  • How do I add a rubric to an assignment?

    You can add a rubric to an assignment to help students understand expectations for the assignment and how you intend to score their submissions. Occasionally, rubrics are added to assignments when you have an outcome ...
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  • How do I remove an enrollment from a course section?

    You may be able to remove section enrollments within your course Settings in Canvas. Removing an enrollment removes all associated coursework and grades from the course. Section enrollments also include the Test Stud...
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  • How do I share a document, image, video, or audio file to Commons?

    Learn how to share files in Canvas to Commons. Learn more about supported file types in Commons. Resources should be complete before they are shared. To modify an existing shared resource, learn how to update a resou...
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  • How do I filter columns by type in the New Gradebook?

    The Filter menu allows the Gradebook to be filtered by assignment group, section, modules, and grading period (if applicable). When a filter option is selected, the filter menu displays at the top of the Gradebook. Mu...
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  • How do I create a peer review discussion?

    When creating a discussion, you can require students to comment and provide feedback of another student's work. Peer reviews can only be created with graded discussions and do not have an anonymous option. For peer r...
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  • How do I enter grades for an individual assignment as a specific grading type in the New Gradebook?

    Each assignment grade defaults to the point value set in the assignment. However, the Enter Grades as menu allows you to view the assignment grade to be viewed by percentage. For Letter Grade or GPA assignments, the g...
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  • How do I use the Quizzes Index Page?

    You can view all your quizzes in your course on the Quizzes Index page. As an instructor, you can also add quizzes and modify quiz settings. Note: If your course is using the New Quizzes LTI, the Quizzes Index Page...
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  • How do I arrange columns in the New Gradebook?

    You can arrange any column in the Gradebook according to your preference. You can use a preset arrangement by assignment name, due date, points, or module, or you can manually arrange columns. You can also manually in...
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  • How do I use the Canvas App Center in a course?

    The App Center is your gateway to powerful teaching tools that are easily integrated into a Canvas Course. Open Settings In Course Navigation, click the Settings link. Open Apps Click the Apps tab. ...
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