• Having answer keys for assignments

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    Motivation:  We have large classes with very standard answer keys.  We are trying to reduce the time spent marking up an assignment while maximizing feedback to the student.  We are also trying to enfor...
    Michael Weintraub
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  • Extra Time by a Day

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    For the kids with IEP's it would be really helpful to be able to set an extended time in their profile for when their assignments are due as compared to their classmates.   For example: I assign an assignment to...
    Taylor May
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  • Vertical Assignment Title In Gradebook

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    I am a manual grader and I noticed that I need to resize my assignments so that I can fit the multiple assignments that I have on my computer screen.  Recently, the gradebook has been updated, in which they've in...
    Rome Sotelo
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  • Customizing the Course Navigation Menu

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    We have been using the "Redirect" app to make our courses as easy to navigate as possible, particularly as we develop an aligned, guaranteed and viable curriculum in our schools.  The challenge with the Redirect ...
    Dennis Purcell
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  • Replace Canvas Studio Audio thumbnail in a course

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    The functionality to change a Canvas Studio's video thumbnail should be extended to audio files. This feature existed in Arc but was not carried over when the software was updated. My presentations using audio files d...
    Theresa Butler
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  • Publish / Unpublish ALL Option

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    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
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  • Calendar should adapt to different time zone

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    Our instructor divides classmates into groups for group projects, and our program is a worldwide program, so we have one teammate that is participating from Switzerland. When we put team events, like team meeting, tea...
    Jessie Fan
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  • New Quizzes: Allow Rich Content editing for fill in the blank

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    Fill in the blank only allows word answer. If my students needs to enter (2sin(x)cos(x)) or something from calculus it gets confusing. If students as well as teachers are allowed to use Rich Content Editing in simple ...
    Buddha Nepal
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  • Canvas Commons: Share Syllabus to Commons

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    Rationale: It would be useful to be able to share a syllabus page similar to how sharing a content or wiki page works. This would allow departments to share syllabus templates to Canvas Commons for faculty to import i...
    awilliams
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  • Capability for Dual Students to Toggle between TWU & Collin Accounts in Canvas App

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    I am a dual student at both Collin & TWU. When I use the app, I have to log out of my Collin account if I want to check my TWU canvas, and vise versa. It would be nice to be able to toggle between my TWU account a...
    Reagan Jeffries
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  • Capability for Dual Students to Toggle between TWU & Collin Accounts in Canvas App

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    I am a dual student at both Collin & TWU. When I use the app, I have to log out of my Collin account if I want to check my TWU canvas, and vise versa. It would be nice to be able to toggle between my TWU account a...
    Reagan Jeffries
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  • New RCE - pin the sidebar

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    While I'm loving getting familiar with the new rich content editor my biggest annoyance is that the insert sidebar disappears every time I add a link or image. As a course designer this is greatly slowing down the way...
    Tina E Busch
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  • Order Discussion Posts from Newest to Oldest

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    Currently, the discussion posts are ordered from oldest to newest.  A student/professor has to scroll or go to the last page and then scroll to get to the latest post.   Canvas REALLY needs to re-order this...
    Canvas Admin
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  • Restrict adding items outside of modules to be added to Mastery Path

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    I love mastery path and want the feature to be successful. However, we have ran into a lot of problems when implementing mastery path, especially when using unit completion requirements.   Our modules have quizz...
    Nick Ni
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  • Collapse or Expand All Modules with One Click

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    For courses containing many modules, I often find myself going through and manually collapsing each one. I would love to have a one-click way to collapse all the modules (and, conversely, to expand them all again...
    Jack McGavick
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  • Create Question Banks from MSWord

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    It would be useful that when you create a question 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 one. ...
    rledda@inlea.com
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  • Submit an assignment on behalf of a student

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    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...
    communityteam
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  • Exporting quizzes into Word or pdf documents

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    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
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  • Rubric option to subtract points for late work.

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    I would like to have the option to add a row in the rubric to subtract points for work being late.   There  is not  a way that I have come up with to do that.  I tried creating a rubric with minu...
    Anita Webb
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  • Add updating Pronouns field to the Users API and SIS Imports API

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    Pronouns are now a configurable part of the user profile that users can set themselves. When users are provisioned from data using the Users API or SIS Imports API and that data includes pronouns there ...
    Carl Hunt
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