• Anonymous Discussion Forums

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    Idea: Instructors can create discussions that allow for posts to be made anonymously   Use Cases: As an instructor, I want to create discussions in which participation is anonymous. This would free my students to...
    scottd@instructure.com
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  • Prevent cheating by integrating with the Safe Exam Browser

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    A lockdown browser helps maintain testing integrity by preventing student access to unauthorized resources during a test (e.g. googling answers).   Canvas is currently compatible with the Respondus Lockdown Brow...
    Phillip Pinon
    last modified by Phillip Pinon
  • Download a subset of assignment submissions

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    I have browsed around a bit and am thinking i am missing this so feel free to close this down if it's a duplicate but in working with our large enrollment computer science classes I've noticed that it would be ideal t...
  • Save email drafts

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    Save email drafts
    Tara Quinn
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  • Tag Questions From Question Banks

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    Right now, we can't tag questions from question banks.  We have to tag them in "new quizzes."  Please:   1. Allow us to tag questions from Questions Banks 2. Allow us to then create quizzes by exporti...
    Lance Carter
    last modified by Lance Carter
  • Change "available until" date when assignment is dragged in the calendar

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    It is wonderful to be able to change the due date of an assignment by dragging it in the calendar. However, the "available until" date does not change along with the due date. This sometimes results in assignments bei...
    Beth Young
    last modified by Beth Young
  • When editing a NEW Quiz allow deleting of the quiz.

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    Currently when I am editing a new quiz, I can't delete it.  I have to get out and delete it from assignments page or quizzes page.   It sure would be nice just to delete it from within while in the editing ...
    Bill Chandler
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  • Change the value of a NEW Quiz while editing

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    To change the value of a New Quiz I have to get out of the editing mode, then I have to change the value of it just as you would change the value of an assignment.  This is cumbersome.
    Bill Chandler
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  • Add delete option to items in modules.

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    Add option to delete and not just remove assignments/pages/quizzes directly from modules
    Bill Chandler
    last modified by Bill Chandler
  • Message Students Who... for Grade Totals

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    189 votes
    I'd like to be able to use the 'message students who' function in the gradebook for more than a single assignment.  It would be useful to be able to go to the column in the gradebook for an assignment group and u...
    Matt Lewis
    last modified by Matt Lewis
  • Message students who.... Total grade

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    Make it so that we can "message students who" .... base on grade from the total grade score or test or assignment or other categories.  We can do it from each assignment.  Why not from the total grade?
    Bill Chandler
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  • Add screen share function on tablet conference

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       It would be so nice to have the ability to screen share in a conference, from a tablet! I've been trying to find a work around with no success, even Canvas tech support has no idea how to do this, though...
    Kelly Norgard
    last modified by Kelly Norgard
  • Expand the grade curve function

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    I would like there to be the ability to easily add a specified point value or percentage increase to quizzes.  Currently, the curve function normalizes scores to a specified average which has the effect of loweri...
    Caleb Williams
    last modified by Caleb Williams
  • Assessment-Wide Tags in New Quizzes, Not Just for Individual Questions

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    We know that we can tag questions in New Quizzes (How do I edit an item bank item in New Quizzes? > Add Tags), but what about for an ENTIRE assessment? This is already in Gauge, but I want to see this functionality...
    Kelvin Dean
    last modified by Kelvin Dean
  • Attachments to Inbox from External Email

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    353 votes
    Did you know that while Canvas Inbox allows you to forward your email to an external account that if you answer the email from the external account and add an attachment, that will not show up in Canvas Inbox?  S...
    Tammy Freund
    last modified by Tammy Freund
  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    2492 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...
    seth
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  • Add rich-content editor to Conversations

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    462 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
  • Anonymous peer reviews should be able to use markup bar

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    When students do anonymous peer review, they would be better served to be able to use the mark up tools to leave comments in the page, indicate where wording, errors, etc. need work.  It would make it a much bett...
    KAREN S BROWNING
    last modified by KAREN S BROWNING
  • Regrade quiz when deleting questions

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    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
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  • Quick Toggle Student View

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    409 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