• Delete submissions by students

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    783 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
  • Module access to specific groups, sections or students

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    743 votes
    It would be great if I could give Modules unique gating rules specific to individual students or groups or sections within the course, similar to how I can create unique assignment due dates for different students and...
    Douglas Harriman
    last modified by Douglas Harriman
  • LTI External Tools - Ability to Add Rubric

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    741 votes
    This is a resurrected feature: LTI External Tools and Rubrics   The original text provided by the one and only Chris Hofer is as follows:   "When creating an Assignment in a course that uses the Submission...
    Brian Rueckert
    last modified by Brian Rueckert
  • Duplicate, Clone, or Copy anything in Canvas

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    721 votes
    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas An option to "make a copy" should be present on nearly every gear in Canvas -- modules, quizzes, assignments, announcements, pages, discussions, rubrics... ...
    jthoms@stanford.edu
    last modified by jthoms@stanford.edu
  • Student view: View submissions and comments for all submissions

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    707 votes
    Right now students can only view their most recently added submission to an assignment. This means that all previous submissions to the assignment are not available to students, including feedback that the instructors...
    Kona Jones
    last modified by Kona Jones
  • assignment weighting in assignment groups

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    765 votes
    It seems this has been a reoccurring request for some time now, but is not generating the votes needed to get attention. Perhaps it is time to try again!   Canvas would benefit greatly from being able to allocat...
    Jodie Lamb
    last modified by Jodie Lamb
  • Editing Capabilities for Rubrics

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    699 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
  • "Message OBSERVERS of Students Who..." in Grade books!

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    723 votes
    K12 teachers MUST have the ability to "Message The Observers of Students Who...directly from the grade book. To maintain contact with Parents.   As a K-12 teacher, communication with parents (Observers) was...
    Jeff Pence
    last modified by Jeff Pence
  • Ability to brand Canvas notifications

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    674 votes
    Notifications sent via Canvas are currently not able to be branded.  This means that the emails sent to parents and students currently include the Canvas name and logo. This can cause some confusion with the comm...
    Leigh Morrow
    last modified by Leigh Morrow
  • Download Assignment Comments and Completed Rubrics

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    652 votes
    It would be nice to have an option to download everything related to a completed, graded assignment in one PDF: the annotated PDF of the submission, the "assignment comments" discussion, and the completed rubric with ...
    Matthew Weathers
    last modified by Matthew Weathers
  • Exporting quizzes into Word or pdf documents

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    654 votes
    Some of our departments need to have copies of assessments on file OUTSIDE of Canvas. I believe this request was first raised in early 2015. A Canvas person said the ability was about six months away. It is almost a y...
    Desiree Devereaux-Heis
    last modified by Desiree Devereaux-Heis
  • Create a student-accessible rubric for self-assessments

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    646 votes
    Our nursing and OTA staff are using self-assessments to help students evaluate their confidence in the skills they are learning for certification. The idea is that they can take this assessment and choose if they want...
    Stephanie Wilson
    last modified by Stephanie Wilson
  • Filter Gradebook by Groups

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    648 votes
    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas   This is reviving quite a few suggestions, including Grades - Filter or Sort Students by Groups, Add "Groups" filtering feature to Assignmen...
    Katie Skapin
    last modified by Katie Skapin
  • Users need to be able to customize notifications at the course level

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    606 votes
    As a user, I want to be able to keep frequent notifications enabled for courses that have high interaction, that I am more invested in, or I find important.  I want to be able to 'down-tune' or disable notificati...
    Scott Finkeldei
    last modified by Scott Finkeldei
  • Paste Images into Canvas

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    601 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
  • Have two due dates for peer review assignments

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    582 votes
    For assignments that are setup for peer review, it would be useful to have two different due dates: One for the students initial submission that will be reviewed by their peers A second one for completing assigned p...
    David Woods
    last modified by David Woods
  • Make Course Menu Sticky

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    597 votes
    I know this was already created as an idea a couple of times already but I'd like to open it up again as a new idea. With the recent changes to the Canvas layout it might be a good idea to revisit this. When scrollin...
    Joseph Desiderio
    last modified by Joseph Desiderio
  • New Quizzes: Carry Forward Correct Answers on Quiz Multiple Attempts

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    604 votes
    When a teacher assigns multiple attempts for an assignment it would be nice if the system would automatically perform one of the following during the student's next attempt:   1. Populate the correct answers...
    john.williamson@gactc.edu
    last modified by john.williamson@gactc.edu
  • Add rich-content editor to Conversations

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    534 votes
    As a user, I would like to be able to use the rich-content editor to compose messages in the Conversations inbox. This would enable me to create Conversations that are on par, formatting- and content-wise, with Announ...
    seth
    last modified by seth
  • Missing Assignment Report

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    554 votes
    Teachers would like to print a report listing only Missing Assignments.  This report would be sent to academic support personnel to facilitate assignment completion.  Teachers should be able to print the "Mi...
    Maureen O'Sullivan
    last modified by Maureen O'Sullivan