• 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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  • How do I move multiple questions from one question bank to another?

    You can move multiple questions from one question bank to another. When moving multiple questions to a question banks, you will not have the option to leave a copy in the original question bank. If you want to copy yo...
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  • How do I edit a page in a course?

    As an instructor, after you have created a page for your course, you can edit the page at any time. By default, only instructors (teachers) can edit pages. However, you can set a default preference for specific users...
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  • How do I view New Analytics in a course as a student?

    As a student, you can view New Analytics in a course. Available analytics include course grade, weekly online activity, and communication. By default, the analytics page displays an interactive chart graph of all data...
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  • What is New Analytics?

    New Analytics is an LTI tool installed at the account level and can be made visible in all courses. Data is refreshed in New Analytics every 24 hours. Only active student enrollments are included in data for New Analy...
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  • Student Grade Visibility Flowchart

    This flowchart outlines how and when an instructor may use the posting policies feature to manage  student grade visibility in a course.    View the Student Grade Visibility Flowchart PDF ...
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  • How do I use posting policies in my course?

    You can use the New Gradebook posting policies in your couse to manage assignment grade visibility for students. Posted grades are visible to students in your course. Hidden grades are visible to you in the course gra...
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  • How do I record a video using the Rich Content Editor as a student?

    You can use the Rich Content Editor to record a video. You can record media for any length of time, but shorter video recordings are recommended. If your video is longer than 15 minutes, you may want to consider recor...
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  • How do I export grades from the Gradebook?

    You can export scores from the Gradebook and download them to your computer as a CSV file. Exports are sorted first by assignment group as they appear on the Assignments Index page, then by assignment placement within...
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  • How do I mute or unmute an assignment in the Gradebook?

    By default, Canvas allows students to see assignment grades as soon as the instructor has graded the assignment. In some cases, instructors may wish to hold student grades until all assignments have been graded, and t...
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  • How do I submit an online assignment?

    You can submit online Assignments in Canvas using several submission types. Instructors can choose what kind of online submissions they want you to use. You may also have the option to resubmit assignments if your ins...
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  • How do I upload a file from Google Drive as an assignment submission in Canvas?

    If your institution has enabled Google Docs or Google Drive as a submission type, you can upload a file from Google Drive for an assignment. Unlike other assignment submissions, files from Google Drive are not uploade...
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  • How do I edit the details of a resource in Commons?

    Authors can edit the license, version notes, title, description, tags, image, and sharing settings for their shared resources from Commons. To modify an existing shared resource, learn how to update a resource previou...
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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 resour...
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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 add and modify text in the Rich Content Editor as an instructor?

    Several features in Canvas support a Rich Content Editor, including Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Pages, Quizzes, and Syllabus. You can type text and you can copy and paste text from other sources into the ...
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  • What is the hierarchical structure for Canvas accounts?

    The terms account and sub-account are organizational units within Canvas. Every instance of Canvas has the potential to contain a hierarchy of accounts and sub-accounts but starts out with just one account (referred t...
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  • How do I edit my profile in my user account as an instructor?

    Some institutions may enable a feature in Canvas called Profiles. Profiles allows you to update your name, preferred contact methods, and any personal links for your account. Your profile information can be viewed by ...
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  • How do I select a grade posting policy for a course in the New Gradebook?

    In the New Gradebook, you can select a default grade posting policy for course assignments. Posting policies can be set to automatic or manual. By default, the policy is for grades to be posted automatically. If you ...
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  • How do I add a text (SMS) contact method in Canvas as a student?

    If your institution allows, you may be able to add a text or SMS communication channel to receive Canvas notifications on your cell phone. Text or SMS channels appear under the Other Contacts sidebar heading. Once yo...
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