• Submit an assignment on behalf of a student

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    As an instructor, I'd like the option to submit assignments on behalf of my students. This feature should enable me to pick a file from my computer and upload it as a submission for a given student. I should then be a...
    communityteam
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  • Test my browser button

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    I would like to see a "test my browser" button on Canvas login screens.  Many problems are browser related and I recommend Chrome or Firefox.  However, a feature like this would be helpful before a login to ...
    Chuck Louviere
    last modified by Chuck Louviere
  • Discussion Notification: Activity that involves you

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    60 votes
    Similar to how Facebook notifies you when someone replies to your specific post, I would like this feature in Canvas. In nearly all of my classes, we are required to make postings and answer student replies. How...
    Cory Fairfield
    last modified by Cory Fairfield
  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    2191 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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  • Adapt Canvas Rubrics to Conventional Rubric Design

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    92 votes
    This idea suggests additional improvements to Canvas rubrics so they conform with conventional rubric design. Although the updated rubric features were improved from the original Canvas release, some fine tu...
    Ron Marx
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  • Post Policy Updates Feedback

    Hey everyone,  We're grateful for all of the feedback we've received on Post Policies. The team has been working hard to address the most pressing issues and we've released several bug fixes over the last few wee...
    Jon Fenton
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  • Editing Capabilities for Rubrics

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    596 votes
    I would like to see some additional options for Rubrics.  Specifically, it would be nice to be able to:   Insert a new rubric row anywhere within an existing rubric. Drag and drop an existing rubric row to...
    chofer@morainepark.edu
    last modified by chofer@morainepark.edu
  • Set point limit on 0 point assignments

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    A while back, Canvas added a new gradebook feature that alerts us if we accidentally put in a score that is much higher than expected.  For example, on a 100 point quiz, if you accidentally type 300 instead of 30...
    Patricia Tentoni
    last modified by Patricia Tentoni
  • Syllabus Edit/View Access in Teacher App

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    74 votes
    The Teacher App does not allow you to access the syllabus for your courses. Since many of us have moved to tablets or our mobile devices for planning, it would be nice to have access to edit/view our course syllabus i...
    Ashley Nilsen
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  • Move or Delete Incorrectly Submitted Assignments

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    342 votes
    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
    last modified by chofer@morainepark.edu
  • On hover event for New Gradebook Cell

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    In the old gradebook, an "on hover" event caused a comment icon to appear in the top-right corner of a gradebook cell. This was a good visual cue to indicate that additional functionality could be accessed v...
    Jeremy Anderson
    last modified by Jeremy Anderson
  • Show "graded" and "not yet graded" quiz score separately

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    At the end of a quiz, Canvas will attempt to show students their score even if not all of the questions have been graded. For example, in a mixed quiz, the multiple choice and True/False questions will ...
    Lisa Malins
    last modified by Lisa Malins
  • Assignment tracker & add-to calendar

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    Adding a simple bar on the dashboard would help a student track his assignment which is due soon.   Also each assignment page should have a google calendar or some calendar integration services which students co...
    Prajwal Pradhan
    last modified by Prajwal Pradhan
  • Saving Due Date Times by Section

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    Hi!  For those of us using at the high school model where we have very consistent class times and multiple sections, is it possible to make these due date times (the beginning of each class) saveable so that all ...
    Meredith Henderson
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  • Set Point/Percentage limit to match assignment point setup 

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    A while back, Canvas added a new gradebook feature that alerts us if we accidentally put in a score that is much higher than expected.  For example, on a 100 point quiz, if you accidentally type 300 instead of 30...
    Lauren Sayer
    last modified by Lauren Sayer
  • SpeedGrader Should Allow Grading of Large Classes

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    180 votes
    TLDR: SpeedGrader will be rendered unusable when there are “too many” submissions (2500+). Canvas needs to implement a solution so that SpeedGrader can still be used in this case. The solution do...
    UW Learning Technologies
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  • Display a warning message if a user clicks the big green 'save' button instead of the 'Update question'

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    I've lost many hours thinking i've saved a quiz question i've developed when i've lost it completely because instead of clicking the small and less revealing button labelled "update question" I clicked on the big save...
    Nathan Grieve
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  • REcognition of annotated Essay Assignment as Read

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    Essay Assignments   Allow the instructor to realize that the student has looked at the annotated essay that was returned to him or her. In Web Study, for example, the essay would be marked as completed.
    Claire Berger
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  • Customizing the Course Navigation Menu

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    We have been using the "Redirect" app to make our courses as easy to navigate as possible, particularly as we develop an aligned, guaranteed and viable curriculum in our schools.  The challenge with the Redirect ...
    Dennis Purcell
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  • Publish and Unpublish Announcements

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    595 votes
    I love that Canvas can bring over announcements when I copy content from another Canvas course. This keeps me from copying and pasting announcements I make every semester.  To further develop this feature, it wou...
    dhulsey@nmjc.edu
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