• Faculty Control of Rubric Release

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    7 votes
    When attaching a rubric to grade an assignment, it would be helpful to be able to control student access to viewing that rubric before they complete the assignment. For example, hide entirely, show only categories and...
    Rachelle Dorne
    last modified by Rachelle Dorne
  • Peer Learning Assistants

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    We are significantly expanding our #Peer Learning Assistant (PLA) Program at @Bowling Green State University and it is imperative that we have this change made within Canvas or we cannot use it. We use 1 PLA per 15 st...
    Dr. Matthew Partin
    last modified by Dr. Matthew Partin
  • Option to exclude Assignments from Syllabus

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    490 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
    last modified by George Kling
  • See which students have viewed a particular page or activity and when

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    385 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
    last modified by Beth Young
  • Attendance Overhaul

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    855 votes
    Right now attendance in Canvas isn't that useful/effective. Below are the ways it could be improved: When viewing a specific student's information allow faculty to see a snapshot of the whole semester, including the ...
    Kona Jones
    last modified by Kona Jones
  • Add a field for Pronouns to the Profile Page

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    387 votes
    In addition to many institutions allowing for preferred names of students, staff and faculty, there is an upcoming need to address preferred pronouns.   When addressing the preferred name options in the LMS, ple...
    Constance Fuller
    last modified by Constance Fuller
  • Delete submissions by students

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    608 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
    last modified by Amanda McCarthy
  • Exam review security

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    1 vote
    Is their a way to enable the ISP limiting option and password login for exam reviews in the same way it is applied to exams?   Background I am working with a large group of nursing students. It is common f...
    David Thornton
    last modified by David Thornton
  • Allow Custom CSS in Editor

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    10 votes
    I have always thought calling the Canvas editor a "rich content editor" a bit bold since it really is a minimal editor vis a vis the creation of online courseware. It's as good as most forum editors and its simpl...
    James Wallerstedt
    last modified by James Wallerstedt
  • Regrade quiz when deleting questions

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    1232 votes
    In instances where an instructor wants to remove a question from a quiz that students have already taken, the option to regrade a quiz should be available if a question is deleted. Or even add a choice in Regrade Opti...
    Gia DiGiacobbe
    last modified by Gia DiGiacobbe
  • Ability to Save and Copy from Frequently Used Comments in Speedgrader/DocViewer

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    1284 votes
    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
    last modified by Joshua Herron
  • Create Question Banks from MSWord

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    1550 votes
    It would be useful that when you create a question bank at the account level being able to upload a huge number of questions once by using a word document. Now, the only way to do this is to create them one by one. ...
    last modified by rledda@inlea.com
  • Multiple Due Dates (checkpoints) for Discussions

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    1976 votes
    With the way that many schools set up forum discussions and require "check-ins" to the forum throughout the week, it would be great if we could include multiple due dates in the discussion activities. For instance, I ...
    Chris White
    last modified by Chris White
  • Allow folders in Pages

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    2217 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
    last modified by Beck Hasti
  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    2091 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
  • Access to detailed Canvas logs in GUI

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    46 votes
    Provide access to detailed logging activity in Canvas courses in the Admin tools area and the ability to search by key data or words or download the data. Right now we have only minimal information on user activity. ...
    Dean Holik
    last modified by Dean Holik
  • Batch Group Management

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    405 votes
    Currently Canvas only allow manual Group creation and member assignment. This idea is about to provide Teacher ability to create course Groups, assign group members via batch .csv upload, so course Groups and group me...
    Lisa Li
    last modified by Lisa Li
  • Theme API

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    1 vote
    Im sure a theme API would be really valuable to many institutions. It would make the process of introducing custom JS and CSS into Canvas much easier. This could be an automated part of the build process along with te...
    Sam Malcolm
    last modified by Sam Malcolm
  • Appointments groups for observers to book (parent/teacher conferences)

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    2 votes
    I would like to add the feature for parents to be able to book through calendar their slots for parent-conference 
    Sherihan El-Ghazaly
    last modified by Sherihan El-Ghazaly
  • Paste Images into Canvas

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    479 votes
    I want the ability to paste images directly into Canvas from the clipboard. An example: I want to use Windows Snipping tool (or any other screenshot tool) to create an image. I then want to CTL-C to copy it and CTL-V ...
    Mr. Lomas
    last modified by Mr. Lomas