• Robust Canvas Profiles

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    Hi!  We are, LGTV Studio, a team of User Experience Designers studying how to maximize student communication and improve online class community. Our goal this semester was to build upon the current Canvas P...
    Lindsay Roach
    last modified by Lindsay Roach
  • Theme control in subaccounts

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    The root account has an option Let sub-accounts use the Theme Editor to customise their own branding. This option applies to the entire institution.   It would be good if this option was available at every sub...
    Julian Ebeli
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  • Visual quiz structure in New Quizzes: page breaks

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    When designing a quiz, at the moment we can have either all questions on one page or one question at a time.   It would be useful to group questions together so that different questions appear on ...
    Peter Nickson
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  • Making feedback more visible to students

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    1028 votes
    I'm teaching a course using Canvas. This is the second semester I've used it. I like Canvas overall, but I've discovered that my students have a difficult time reading the feedback that I provide on their online assig...
    Derek DiMatteo
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  • New Quizzes: Next button for Module Progression

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    90 votes
    There should be a "Next" and "Previous" button in Quizzes.next/New Quizzes like there is for regular quizzes, assignments, pages, etc. When a student is in the flow within a module, they are able to advance through th...
    Gaylen Jensen
    last modified by Gaylen Jensen
  • Add more distinction between discussion forum posts to distinguish them from each other.

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    388 votes
    It would be very helpful if discussion forum posts could be darker around the edges to show a distinction of the post as well as the reply to a post being more indented.  It would also be helpful if there was mor...
    last modified by lewisale@missouri.edu
  • Adjust Late Work Penalties in Speedgrader

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    As far as I can tell, the only place to adjust (remove/add/change) late work penalties from the Grades area. I would like to be able to adjust late work penalties in Speedgrader. 
    Torri Black
    last modified by Torri Black
  • Highlighting

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    Many instructors put lessons or notes in Modules section - it would be very helpful to be able to highlight within modules text for ease in studying or finding things at a future date.   Thanks!
    Pauli Novak
    last modified by Pauli Novak
  • DocViewer: Highlight Tool Auto-Open Annotation

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    74 votes
    In my testing, the highlight tool in DocViewer doesn't automatically open the annotation. When you highlight a section of text, it shows an icon that you then need to click on in order to add a comment. The text box d...
    Mark Fabian
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  • Student Highlight & Annotation Tools for Quizzes

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    929 votes
    Standardized testing looms large in the minds of all 3-8 grade teachers, in NJ where I work especially,  but also across the country. One of the skills students need to be able to succeed on the PARCC or SBA is t...
    Maria Sommer
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  • Add due date for completing peer review

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    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
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  • Rich Content Editor: Needs ability to wrap text around images with border and potential for caption

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    326 votes
     Although the former part of my idea was raised in 2015 (Rich Content Editor: Add default padding/margin for floated images), the latter was not and the discussion was archived. Therefore, I bring it up again now...
    Glenna Malcolm
    last modified by Glenna Malcolm
  • @ mentions in Discussion forums

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    400 votes
        You have a class of 30 and there are three Tom's, how can we differentiate who we are talking to?
    Shaun Holland
    last modified by Shaun Holland
  • Unlocking Modules for individual students

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    909 votes
    Hi all,   This idea has already been requested, but did not get enough votes. Manually Override Module Requirements for Students   Any chance this can go through the voting cycle again! Would be brilliant ...
    Hamza Mukaddam
    last modified by Hamza Mukaddam
  • See which students have viewed a particular page or activity and when

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    489 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
  • Comprehensive Course Search Tool (Searching Course Content for a Topic)

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    762 votes
    I always find it useful to search for content using an index or an actual search tool rather than just scrolling through all of the pages one by one to find what I need.  I can see many uses for this: As a stude...
    Tracey Anne Weiler
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  • New Quizzes: Download Quiz Statistics

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    124 votes
    quizzes.next Currently, there is no way to download or even print the entire Item analysis report from the new quiz feature in Canvas. This is a really useful feature that the original quizzes held. Please add t...
    Jeremy Bryan
    last modified by Jeremy Bryan
  • Delete multiple pages

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    495 votes
    Deleting pages one at a time can be time-consuming - 3 clicks per page.  It would be great to mark them and delete in bulk.  Seems like most course creators will face this at one time or other.  I'm res...
    Beth Kraemer
    last modified by Beth Kraemer
  • Create Item Banks from MSWord

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    1841 votes
    It would be useful that when you create a question [item] 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 ...
    last modified by rledda@inlea.com
  • Submit an assignment on behalf of a student

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    1245 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