• Delete multiple pages

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    362 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
  • Restrict assignment submission attempts

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    361 votes
    Currently there is no way (that I am aware of) to limit the number of times a student may submit an assignment. This functionality is available for quizzes, but not for other assignment types. It would be very helpful...
    Matt Ribkoff
    last modified by Matt Ribkoff
  • Word count for Speedgrader (DocViewer) grading

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    537 votes
    It would be extremely helpful for student submissions to also include a word count when we are correcting them on Speedgrader through DocViewer. Thank you!   This idea was considered when developing our product...
    Gail Saltveit
    last modified by Gail Saltveit
  • Enable Turnitin for Discussion Posts

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    421 votes
    Greetings: Thank you for your time in reviewing this idea. It would be wonderful if Turnitin were enabled for Discussions posts and responses. This would prevent students from cobbling together information from onl...
    Prof. Tara Lake
    last modified by Prof. Tara Lake
  • Create a student-accessible rubric for self-assessments

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    508 votes
    Our nursing and OTA staff are using self-assessments to help students evaluate their confidence in the skills they are learning for certification. The idea is that they can take this assessment and choose if they want...
    Stephanie Wilson
    last modified by Stephanie Wilson
  • Undo Course Imports

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    247 votes
    It seems that users should be able to undo or delete items they have imported into courses. On the Import Content page under the Current Jobs section, it would be very helpful to have an option to remove, delete, or u...
    Brian Mackenzie
    last modified by Brian Mackenzie
  • Add more distinction between discussion forum posts to distinguish them from each other.

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    322 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...
    lewisale@missouri.edu
    last modified by lewisale@missouri.edu
  • Submit an assignment on behalf of a student

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    799 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
  • Allow Importing of Rubrics from csv Format

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    362 votes
    Similar to a previously archived idea here: (Create rubrics offline and then upload.), it would be very, very helpful to be able to create a rubric offline and then import it into either the course or to a specific as...
  • Import calendar from ICS file

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    311 votes
    I am aware that we can export our canvas calendar feed to another calendar but it would be nice to import calendar feeds too.   For example, I would like to be able to import my institution's academic calendar i...
    Beth Young
    last modified by Beth Young
  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    1885 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
    last modified by seth
  • Attendance Overhaul

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    796 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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    359 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
  • Multiple Due Dates (checkpoints) for Discussions

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    1784 votes
    With the way that many schools set up forum discussions and require "check-ins" to the forum throughout the week, it would be great if we could include multiple due dates in the discussion activities. For instance, I ...
    Chris White
    last modified by Chris White
  • Export aggregate rubric scores to identify strengths and weaknesses of class as a whole

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    306 votes
    I'd like Canvas to be able to generate a single table that shows the rubric line item scores for all students.  Then I would easily be able to tell which items students struggled most with, and plan subsequent le...
    Jean Bower
    last modified by Jean Bower
  • Rubric Export

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    239 votes
    It would be great if canvas would allow a rubric to be exported to a word doc, csv format or pdf so that rubrics can be used in class instruction or provided to students with assignment description and syllabi. Curren...
    Melanie Francis
    last modified by Melanie Francis
  • Download Assignment Comments and Completed Rubrics

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    432 votes
    It would be nice to have an option to download everything related to a completed, graded assignment in one PDF: the annotated PDF of the submission, the "assignment comments" discussion, and the completed rubric with ...
    Matthew Weathers
    last modified by Matthew Weathers
  • Hide grade columns for teacher gradebook

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    395 votes
    As a teacher, I would like to be able to hide gradebook columns in my gradebook after I have completed grading or if the assignment has not yet been assigned.  This would shorten the length of the gradebook that ...
    Chantal O'Brien
    last modified by Chantal O'Brien
  • Allow folders in Pages

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    2067 votes
    Greetings all. Conversations in the community unthread after 100 comments, making the conversation difficult to follow, and official comments hard to find. For this reason we're posting our most recent update here: &#...
    Beck Hasti
    last modified by Beck Hasti
  • Option to exclude Assignments from Syllabus

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    456 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