• Add a field for Pronouns to the Profile Page

    463 votes
    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas   In addition to many institutions allowing for preferred names of students, staff and faculty, there is an upcoming need to address preferred pronouns. ...
    Constance Fuller
    last modified by Constance Fuller
  • Publish / Unpublish ALL Option

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    439 votes
    Instead of having to click every single item in a long list to Publish or Unpublish them all, it would save a lot of time if we had the option to "Publish All" or "Unpublish All". It would be even slicker if we could ...
    Julia Kregenow
    last modified by Julia Kregenow
  • Create Option for Extra Credit Question in Quiz

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    417 votes
    Users should be able to mark a question to be used for extra credit in a quiz in Canvas.  This question should only provide credit to the student if it is correct.  It should NOT take away from the student's...
    Freddy Angel
    last modified by Freddy Angel
  • Allow Admin to Set Default Course Settings for courses

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    419 votes
    It would be hugely helpful to district-level Canvas Admins to be able to modify and establish default course settings for course shells created for sections assigned to teacher users.   For example, if a teacher...
    Chris Ebsch
    last modified by Chris Ebsch
  • Allow "Display As" Options for Final Grade and Assignment Groups

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    412 votes
    We are in need of flexibility in displaying final grades and assignment groups similar to the way that individual assignments have flexibility in the way they display. For example, I would like the option to have a nu...
    Corey Jeffers
    last modified by Corey Jeffers
  • Add due date for completing peer review

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    405 votes
    Situation The due date of the assignment reminds students to complete the assignment in time. When peer reviews are enabled students don't have an indication or reminder to complete the peer reviews before a certain ...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by Jaap Stelpstra
  • Missing Assignment Tag in Gradebook

    424 votes
    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas   In other  Gradebooks, we have been able to enter an "M" is a student hadn't submitted an assignment.  It would read the grade as a zero.  T...
    Shannon Larrea
    last modified by Shannon Larrea
  • Allow account admins to set default course navigation menu

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    400 votes
    It would be great if we could set a default course navigation menu to hide additional tools unless instructors wanted to use them.   With the increasing number of additional Canvas and third-party LTI integratio...
    last modified by buddyhall@uky.edu
  • Quick Toggle Student View

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    404 votes
    Being able to toggle into Student View within my classes in order to double- and triple-check to make sure "everything is as it should seem" is a wonderful feature built into Canvas.   FEATURE IDEA: Have a quick...
    Ian Heung
    last modified by Ian Heung
  • Download discussion board posts

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    437 votes
    We would like to be able to download all of the discussion board posts from our course this semester for faculty analysis. We would also like students to be able to download and/or view all of their posts to review at...
    Julia Volkman
    last modified by Julia Volkman
  • Restrict assignment submission attempts

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    405 votes
    Currently there is no way (that I am aware of) to limit the number of times a student may submit an assignment. This functionality is available for quizzes, but not for other assignment types. It would be very helpful...
    Matt Ribkoff
    last modified by Matt Ribkoff
  • Account level calendar (and sub-account level calendar)

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    395 votes
    Account level and sub-account level calendar use cases: Holiday dates Open days Special events Competitions   All users within that account or sub-account would see these calendar events.   This idea w...
    Peter Nickson
    last modified by Peter Nickson
  • Default notification settings profiles by user role

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    402 votes
    As an account or subaccount admin, I want to set default notification settings for my users by role. Like role-based permissions, these notification settings could be locked or unlocked; that is, I could choose to all...
    last modified by seth
  • Import Grade Comments

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    384 votes
    Problem: Instructors need to upload comments for each student for an external assignment and have it displayed in the gradebook view for students.   Use Case: This is especially significant when uploading assi...
    last modified by johnpj
  • Allow Importing of Rubrics from csv Format

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    408 votes
    Similar to a previously archived idea here: (Create rubrics offline and then upload.), it would be very, very helpful to be able to create a rubric offline and then import it into either the course or to a specific as...
  • Peer Evaluation for Group Projects

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    397 votes
    Every semester we need the students to create a peer evaluation for their group projects. We would like for students to be able to rate their group members contribution to the group project. This feature should allow ...
    Shana Green
    last modified by Shana Green
  • Generate/Print Batch Progress Reports/Grades For All Students

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    389 votes
    We need a way to print progress reports/grades in batch fashion, a section at a time. This is a huge problem for our K-12 school district and the biggest complaint by far from administrators, teachers, special ed staf...
    last modified by DEBORAH MORGAN
  • Move or Delete Incorrectly Submitted Assignments

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    377 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...
    last modified by chofer@morainepark.edu
  • Set Assignment Default Due Time

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    416 votes
    We are a K-12 school. One of the biggest negative feedback items we receive on Canvas has to do with assignments being due at midnight (11:59). Parents are concerned that we effectively asking them to stay up until mi...
    Mel Wade
    last modified by Mel Wade
  • Monitor student grades in all courses

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    384 votes
    Our teachers and student support managers, who keep track of a student's progress across all courses, have an overwhelming need to view all students grades even though they are not one of their teachers. We would love...