• Download discussion board posts

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    389 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
  • Notifications by Course

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    868 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...
    ZACHARY DESJARLAIS
    last modified by ZACHARY DESJARLAIS
  • Tables in Canvas

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    276 votes
    Both creating and copy/pasting tables in Canvas (the rich text editor boxes) seems problematic and difficult.  The table structure is lost and only text copies into Canvas from MS Word and Excel when using the Fi...
    Julia Phillips
    last modified by Julia Phillips
  • Create a more simple, intuitive way to offer Extra Credit

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    286 votes
    Currently, if a faculty member utilizes Weighted Groups there is no way to add a percentage of extra credit. For example, this is an example of the setup I would like: Test - 50% Homework - 30% Attendance - 10% Pa...
    Kael Kanczuzewski
    last modified by Kael Kanczuzewski
  • A way to save a draft for Text Entries

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    302 votes
    Text Entries are how most of my teachers do their assignments. If I want to start an assignment when I have a little time, and then continue working on it later, the only real way to do so is by writing it in an exter...
    Emerson Call
    last modified by Emerson Call
  • Update ALL links when Page name changes

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    318 votes
    Here's a common scenario:   An instructor makes a page, let's say a module overview page, and then links to this page from a custom Home page. While developing the course, the instructor changes the name of the ...
    anthonem@seattleu.edu
    last modified by anthonem@seattleu.edu
  • Publish / Unpublish ALL Option

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    407 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
  • Quick Toggle Student View

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    386 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
  • Delete multiple pages

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    409 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
  • Make Event Default Time 11:59pm rather than 12:00am

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    488 votes
    Right now..... An event on the calendar has a default time of 12am on the date of the event. An assignment has a default time of 11:59pm on the date the assignment is due.   This causes an inconsistent user ex...
    jlg65@psu.edu
    last modified by jlg65@psu.edu
  • Submit an assignment on behalf of a student

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    862 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...
    communityteam
    last modified by communityteam
  • Adjust all assignment and quiz dates on a single page

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    936 votes
    The Problem: Managing dates one item at a time is tedious when you are planning an entire semester. This is true for new classes, but also for existing classes since the ability to globally adjust imported dates neve...
    Michael Harris
    last modified by Michael Harris
  • Option to exclude Assignments from Syllabus

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    490 votes
    It would be good to have an option to exclude the Assignments Summary from the Syllabus page.  Many faculty wish to only have the Syllabus with a course description, lecture schedule, grading, and other policies....
    George Kling
    last modified by George Kling
  • See which students have viewed a particular page or activity and when

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    385 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
  • Attendance Overhaul

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    855 votes
    Right now attendance in Canvas isn't that useful/effective. Below are the ways it could be improved: When viewing a specific student's information allow faculty to see a snapshot of the whole semester, including the ...
    Kona Jones
    last modified by Kona Jones
  • Add a field for Pronouns to the Profile Page

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    387 votes
    In addition to many institutions allowing for preferred names of students, staff and faculty, there is an upcoming need to address preferred pronouns.   When addressing the preferred name options in the LMS, ple...
    Constance Fuller
    last modified by Constance Fuller
  • Delete submissions by students

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    608 votes
    Hello!   A situation recently came up in class where we wanted to remove a submission that a student uploaded to an assignment. We were told by support that "the only way to do that is to remove the assignment c...
    Amanda McCarthy
    last modified by Amanda McCarthy
  • Regrade quiz when deleting questions

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    1232 votes
    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
    last modified by Gia DiGiacobbe
  • Ability to Save and Copy from Frequently Used Comments in Speedgrader/DocViewer

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    1284 votes
    It would be a great timesaver for writing instructors and anyone else making many of the same comments to students on assignments to save and store comments in SpeedGrader/Crocodoc DocViewer as one is able to do ...
    Joshua Herron
    last modified by Joshua Herron
  • Create Question Banks from MSWord

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    1550 votes
    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
    last modified by rledda@inlea.com