• New Analytics - Message Students Who - Remove Filters from BCC field

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    In the Message Students Who functionality of New Analytics any filters applied are displayed in the BCC field regardless of what criteria has been applied. This is confusing at times as it appears that the filter is w...
    Maeve McCooey
    last modified by Maeve McCooey
  • Copy Group Settings

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    456 votes
    Group settings should be included when doing a course copy or Import.   I have a course which relies heavily on an intricate set of groups tied to assignments (it's a negotiations course) so I need to be able to...
    last modified by donaldjo@oregonstate.edu
  • Assign to by Group for Individual Assignment

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    377 votes
    This idea was submitted previously and archived (see below). I would also request the same thing. For individual assignments, I would like to be able to "Assign to" by Group. I often divide the class into groups with ...
    Ashley Harvey
    last modified by Ashley Harvey
  • Peer Evaluation for Group Projects

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    398 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
  • Allow Teachers to be Added to Groups

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    11 votes
    We have several sections cross-listed in Canvas (sometimes as many as 30). We need a space where teachers can share information with the Course Manager (designer and talk about their experience while teaching), have d...
    Heidi Collins
    last modified by Heidi Collins
  • Add the "test student" to a group

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    4 votes
    As a teacher, I want to add the test student, from "Student view", in a group so that I can see the group from the student view perspective.
    Lotta Fröjdfeldt
    last modified by Lotta Fröjdfeldt
  • Group assignment, self-sign up from submission page

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    34 votes
    Canvas has a setting, which allows students to self-sign up to groups when using group assignments. However, the submission page does not tell the student how to sign up or submit as a group at all. We often do group ...
    Erik Lysbakken
    last modified by Erik Lysbakken
  • Easier self sign-up

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    3 votes
    The self-sign-up to groups is hard to find for students. The ability for the teacher to put this on the course home page would make it easier to find.
    Lotta Fröjdfeldt
    last modified by Lotta Fröjdfeldt
  • Close self sign-up to groups on a specific date

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    59 votes
    Currently if instructors create a group assignment, and a group set, they can enable self sign-up within that group set. This is desirable as often they want students to self-organise into groups of common interest. &...
    Jeremy Stevens
    last modified by Jeremy Stevens
  • Show group calendar at the course

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    4 votes
    As a student, I want to see my groups in my calendar next to the courses and not further down in the navigation so that I don’t miss to activate the groups’ activities. At the moment, it shows the courses...
    Lotta Fröjdfeldt
    last modified by Lotta Fröjdfeldt
  • Group Access to a concluded course

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    4 votes
    We have a 3 year program, 7 courses per year and new cohorts every year. When the academic year is over, we conclude courses for that year, however students may take other courses over the next 2 years and require ac...
    Terry Tremblay
    last modified by Terry Tremblay
  • Allow Groups to set Homepage

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    275 votes
    We have more schools using the admin- and course-level groups feature to communicate with staff in the building and differentiate by type of staff, grade level teams, departments and others.  It would be extremel...
    Holly Palmersheim
    last modified by Holly Palmersheim
  • Configure group navigation list

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    4 votes
    The group navigation list should be configurable so that either teacher or student group can choose functionality. Teachers should also be able to lock these settings.   As a teacher I want to be able to select w...
    Lotta Fröjdfeldt
    last modified by Lotta Fröjdfeldt
  • Allow students to add/star groups to group menu

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    33 votes
    Some of our programs allow students access to past course enrollments because they keep building off of that knowledge. However, the group list becomes very cumbersome and confusing, especially if instructors use a ge...
    Stephanie Speer
    last modified by Stephanie Speer
  • Assign Peer Reviews by Student Group

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    248 votes
    This one has been suggested before, but I'd like to suggest it again: one of the options for setting peer reviews of assignments should be "by student group"--all members of a group are automatically assigned each oth...
    Ian Sherman
    last modified by Ian Sherman
  • Peer Review - for Groups to review Other Groups

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    64 votes
    We ask groups to record and post a video presentation in Canvas for ther groups to review , ask questions and give feedback. The interaction between groups is essential and is also graded. For now it is not possilbe...
    Nicola Langton
    last modified by Nicola Langton
  • Create sub-groups

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    7 votes
    As a teacher I want to be able to create sub-groups, e.g. I want to divide Group A and B into A1, A2, A3 and B1, B2, B3 in order for students to collaborate in smaller groups while at the same time being able to acces...
    Maria Nilsson
    last modified by Maria Nilsson
  • Allow HTML in Assignment Comments

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    313 votes
    In providing feedback to students in the Assignment Comments area of an assignment, I often provide URLs to students.  Currently, the comments area is text only so students cannot click on the URL to go to the we...
    Robert Crane
    last modified by Robert Crane
  • Notifications by Course

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    1025 votes
    It would be great to be able to set notifications for each individual course.  There have been many times that I needed really detailed notifications and other times I needed nearly zero notifications.  Unde...
    last modified by ZACHARY DESJARLAIS
  • Blueprint Courses: Lock Syllabus

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    We would like to see an option to ensure that Syllabus content gets synced to associated courses reliably, even if the Syllabus page of an associated course was changed.  It has happened several times ...
    Barbara Willems
    last modified by Barbara Willems