• Ability to Save and Copy from Frequently Used Comments in Speedgrader/DocViewer

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    It would be a great timesaver for writing instructors and anyone else making many of the same comments to students on assignments to save and store comments in SpeedGrader/Crocodoc DocViewer as one is able to do ...
    Joshua Herron
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  • Drop Absences from Grade

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    I need to be able to drop absences from the Attendance Grade without manually dropping them from Attendance.   This would work like dropping the lowest grades of quizzes/homework/tests, like for a TR class you c...
    Jessica Smith
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  • Built-In Self-Entered Attendance

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    30 votes
    We have a university policy that requires that we take attendance every class.  The unique nature of this master's-level lab class means that I have 60+ students spread across multiple rooms.  It is neither ...
    Steve Stringer
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  • Canvas App Login with Multiple Schools

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    With both the student and faculty canvas apps, it would be useful to be able to login to multiple schools simultaneously without logging out (as one can have multiple profiles open on Outlook or Gmail) so that one doe...
    Jessica Smith
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  • See which students have viewed a particular page or activity and when

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    380 votes
    I would like to see who has viewed any particular page or activity and when it was viewed.   I can find some of this information by going to every student and looking through their page views, but I want to be a...
    Beth Young
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  • view access by file or item, not user

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    258 votes
    I've searched on this topic repeatedly, so if it's been addressed, sorry. I would like to be able to run analytics on a specific file or assignment to see which students have accessed it. I know how to look at each st...
    Andrea McDowell
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  • Allow Multiple Submission Types on the Same Assignment

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    299 votes
    Originally submitted by Sara Wolf   Currently, instructors can choose to allow a variety of formats for assignment submission. However, when the student submits, only one type can be used, unless the student ele...
    Stefanie Sanders
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  • Hide Inactive Enrollments on People Page

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    392 votes
    Student enrollments which have been set to the "inactive" status currently show up on the People page tagged with the "inactive" label. We are now using the inactive status for students who have enrolled in a course, ...
    Lindy Foster
    last modified by Lindy Foster
  • Make Math Equation Editor Accessible

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    My understanding is that the built-in math editor is not accessible and is not compatible with screenreaders. A proposed solution is to enable MathJax.   MathJax is a display engine for mathematics that wor...
    Axel Brandt
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  • Course Archive Process

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    411 votes
    TL;DR version: We need to have a way to archive courses (in batch and individually), so that its hidden from everything.   Long version: At USU we are about to start our 15th semester on Canvas and our instanc...
    Tyler Clair
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  • New Submission Page

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    Everyone is having a hard time submitting assignments. We cannot see the name of your course. The original submission page was waaay better find a better way to submit assignments. Please or add an option to change th...
    Gabriel Heslop
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  • Option to exclude Assignments from Syllabus

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    476 votes
    It would be good to have an option to exclude the Assignments Summary from the Syllabus page.  Many faculty wish to only have the Syllabus with a course description, lecture schedule, grading, and other policies....
    George Kling
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  • Access to the STUDENT VIEW on an iPad or other tablet

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    291 votes
    I can access STUDENT VIEW on the computer, but not on the iPad App. I need to be able to see Student View on the iPad as my district is 1:1 with iPads. This idea was considered when developing our product plan for...
    JAMES JEFFERS
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  • Move or Delete Incorrectly Submitted Assignments

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    If a student submits an assignment to say week 2 folder when it should have been submitted to week 3, currently there is no way to move that assignment to the correct location as the Teacher.  This core functiona...
    chofer@morainepark.edu
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  • Delete submissions by students

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    564 votes
    Hello!   A situation recently came up in class where we wanted to remove a submission that a student uploaded to an assignment. We were told by support that "the only way to do that is to remove the assignment c...
    Amanda McCarthy
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  • Topic Shells

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    I would to see an area within Canvas that enables teachers to create 'topic shells'. These topic shells behave exactly the same way that a course shell operates and can appear on your dashboard as well.   The di...
    david thomas
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  • Allow Students to Change ONLY Display Name

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    Resurrect this feature request, I want to vote in favor of it! On Profile Allow Students to Change Display Name Only "It would be great if users had the ability to edit their display names but not their "full names"...
    Gabrielle E. Orsi
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  • Deselect all assignments within Module

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    Unpublishing a module does not unpublish the assignments within the module. Any graded assignments will show up in the Gradebook unless they are individually unpublished. When there are lots of assignments inside a mo...
    Darren Willis
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  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    1988 votes
    As an instructor, I want to be able to export a Canvas quiz as a PDF. This would enable me to easily print quizzes for the purpose of accommodation, for allowing a given student to take a quiz outside the timeframe es...
    seth
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  • Allow folders in Pages

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    2145 votes
    Greetings all. Conversations in the community unthread after 100 comments, making the conversation difficult to follow, and official comments hard to find. For this reason we're posting our most recent update here: &#...
    Beck Hasti
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