• How do I view a quiz log for a student?

    You can view quiz logs to view the status of your student quizzes. This feature is also designed to help you investigate problems that a student may have in the quiz. The quiz starts the log when students begin the qu...
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  • How do I add an image to a course card in the Dashboard?

    If your institution allows, you can upload an image to display behind the course card in the Canvas Dashboard. Accepted images include JPG, JPEG, GIF, and PNG files. For best practice, images should be approximately 2...
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  • How do I create an Essay quiz question?

    You can create an essay question for your students. This question type requires manual grading. Add Question With the Questions tab [1] selected inside a new quiz, click the New Question button [2]. Set Nam...
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  • How do I insert stimulus content in New Quizzes?

    When creating an assessment, you can insert stimulus content in New Quizzes. Stimulus content gives students a piece of content with associated questions. Add Question To create a question, click the Add button a...
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  • How do I create a Numeric question in New Quizzes?

    When creating an assessment, you can create a Numeric question in New Quizzes. Numeric questions will accept from students that contain numbers, text, and/or symbols. However, instructors can only use numeric entries ...
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  • How do I edit a New Quizzes assessment?

    You can make changes to your New Quizzes assessment from the Quizzes page in Canvas. You can make edits to the point total, assignment group, due date, availability dates, and the individual students and course sectio...
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  • How do I star a conversation as an instructor?

    Starring conversations allows you to see important messages at a glance. Open Inbox In Global Navigation, click the Inbox link. Star and Unstar Conversations To create a starred message, click the star icon...
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  • How do I set a default grade for an assignment in the Gradebook?

    If you want to set a default grade for a certain assignment, use the assignment drop-down menu. Default grades can either be applied to all students or only students who have not yet received a grade. Notes: When Mult...
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  • Once I publish a quiz, how do I use the Moderate Quiz page?

    Once you have published a quiz, the quiz sidebar shows the Moderate Quiz link, which allows you to moderate the quiz for each student in your course. On the Moderate Quiz page you can view the progress of student subm...
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  • How do I create a cloud assignment with a Google Drive file?

    You can create an online assignment that embeds a document directly from your Google Drive folder. Accepted assignment types are Google Documents, Spreadsheets, and Slides. Please note that in cloud assignments, Googl...
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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 upload and embed media from an external source in the New Rich Content Editor?

    You can use the New Rich Content Editor to embed video and audio media from external resources. Several features in Canvas support the New Rich Content Editor, including Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Pages,...
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  • How does Canvas work as a supplement to face-to-face courses?

    Canvas provides tools that supplement face-to-face courses by providing additional information online. Students will be able to access content for courses they are enrolled in through Canvas. Some institutions provide...
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  • How do I create a cloud assignment with a Microsoft Office 365 file?

    You can create an online assignment that embeds a document directly from your Microsoft Office 365 (OneDrive) folder. Accepted assignment types are Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. When students open the assignm...
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  • How do I use the Accessibility Checker in the Rich Content Editor as an instructor?

    The Rich Content Editor will be discontinued in a future release. You can enable the New Rich Content Editor feature in course feature options. The Rich Content Editor includes an accessibility tool that checks c...
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  • How do I embed course and user documents in the New Rich Content Editor?

    You can use the New Rich Content Editor to insert hyperlinks to document files stored in your course and user files. Notes:  If you set a file as not visible to students in Course Files and link to that file in ...
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  • How do I view student peer review comments as an instructor?

    You can verify if students completed an assigned peer review. In the peer review page, you can view all peer reviews left on a student's submission. You can also view a single review left by a student for an assigned ...
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  • How do I add feedback to an assessment question in New Quizzes?

    You can add feedback to any assessment question created with New Quizzes. Students can view your feedback when they view their results after submitting an assessment. In addition to general feedback, students will see...
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  • How do I view reports for an assessment in New Quizzes?

    You can view reports for an assessment created in New Quizzes. The reports available in New Quizzes are the Quiz and Item Analysis and the Outcomes Analysis. The Quiz and Item Analysis report includes statistics for t...
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  • How do I restrict files and folders to students in Canvas?

    Users can edit permissions for files, including setting the state of the file (published or unpublished), restrict file access to students who have the link, or schedule availability dates for the files. When the Only...
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