• Do an assessment of all the commands and give the confusing ones more transparent names

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    Many of the commands in have confusing names.   Example:   1.  When you export a quiz, it will say that the export is done -- however, nothing has really been really exported.  It has simply prep...
    Chuck Yeung
    last modified by Chuck Yeung
  • Submit an assignment on behalf of a student

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    1085 votes
    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...
    last modified by communityteam
  • Let us schedule a Publish Date / Time for Content Pages

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    1039 votes
             Please allow us the ability to set a specific date and/or time for content pages to be published ahead of time.   It would be nice to be able to schedule th...
    last modified by AMY UNGARO
  • Account analytics for all semesters

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    Hi, In Canvas there is not possible to see the trend in overall page views and thereby monitor the usage of the plattform. In account anlytics the page views are divided into terms and this does not represent t...
    Lars Solerød
    last modified by Lars Solerød
  • Always allow extra time for specific students (IEP, LEP, etc.)

    211 votes
    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas   I know that we can go to a timed quiz and add on more time.   I would like to allow extra time for specific students not just for certain quizzes, b...
    Constancia Wendt
    last modified by Constancia Wendt
  • extend quiz times per student, not just per quiz.

    On Beta
    239 votes
    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas   I know that quiz times can be changed/extended by going into each quiz and selecting the student to grant more time ('moderate a quiz').  However, th...
    Curtis Finnegan
    last modified by Curtis Finnegan
  • Fix Bug in Canvas display of pdfs

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    40 votes
    Bug: Canvas overrides user browser preferences when pdfs are linked from Canvas servers, forcing Canvas-hosted pdfs (or jpegs, etc.)  to download instead of being displayed within the browser. (This behavior does...
    Melissa Hines
    last modified by Melissa Hines
  • Group Roster Export

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    485 votes
    This is an idea to modify group functionality so one can either export student group lists/rosters to a .csv spreadsheet format OR have groups listed in one of the spreadsheet columns when grades are exported (in the ...
    Renee Ford
    last modified by Renee Ford
  • Share or Export New Quiz Across Different Institutions

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    I am an adjunct instructor, and so I work at two different institutions using Canvas. I teach the same courses, though. Currently, with New Quizzes, I can create a quiz and test bank and share within my institution. H...
    Rebekah Cordeiro
    last modified by Rebekah Cordeiro
  • Creating a Conference for a Single Section

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    28 votes
    In a course consisting of multiple sections, it would be very useful to be able to create a Conference for a single section, similar to creating an assignment.
    Joe Knowlton
    last modified by Joe Knowlton
  • To be able to Rotate an image inside the Rich Content Editor.

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    356 votes
    It would be nice to be able to rotate an image once you get them into the rich content editor. Some pictures that you take with your phone and upload into canvas will show up rotated counterclockwise 90 degrees, and t...
    Doug Fontaine
    last modified by Doug Fontaine
  • Email (message) multiple classes at one time

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    975 votes
    Instructors often want, or are asked, to share news and information of importance to all our classes.  Currently, that means copying and pasting that information into anywhere from 2-5 different classes.  Gi...
    Elizabeth Malatestinic
    last modified by Elizabeth Malatestinic
  • Disable the To Do List

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    17 votes
    I want students to work from the Modules and complete work in the order on the Module.  This ensures student learning progresses in a sound pedagogical order.  The student To Do list completely sabotages stu...
    Jeanette McCarthy
    last modified by Jeanette McCarthy
  • Graph Students' Class Grades Over Time

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    1 vote
    This function would allow students to view how the overall grade in each of their classes changes over time. As a student, this graph would be invaluable in gauging my progress. I frequently find myself wondering what...
    Seamus Hackett
    last modified by Seamus Hackett
  • Adapt Canvas Rubrics to Conventional Rubric Design

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    115 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
    last modified by Ron Marx
  • Safari images error "cross-site tracking"

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    0 votes
    Images do not appear in Safari 13.1 when the "cross-site tracking"  is enabled. The problem is that students that use new version of Safari have this setting enabled by default, so they just say that CANVAS...
    Diego Riofrío
    last modified by Diego Riofrío
  • Module Progress Bar (amended)

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    52 votes
    Amended after comments and questions from James Jones. TL;DR Instructors should be able to add a module progress bar Amendment: Instructors should be able to add a module progress bar that includes the module title. W...
    Gregory Beyrer
    last modified by Gregory Beyrer
  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    2494 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...
    last modified by seth
  • Improve Grade One Question at a time

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    152 votes
    First i still see the entire exam of one student, not just one question.  Second I am not able to look at a grade all of one particular question for ALL of my students at one time.  This gives a more consist...
    last modified by anthonem@seattleu.edu
  • Compile all essay responses to a quiz question on one screen for grading

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    338 votes
    I would love to see and grade all written responses (essays) to a quiz question at one time, on one screen.  If I need to grade #12 manually, for example, I would like all the #12 responses grouped together with ...
    Lauren Pfister
    last modified by Lauren Pfister