• Have two due dates for peer review assignments

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    490 votes
    For assignments that are setup for peer review, it would be useful to have two different due dates: One for the students initial submission that will be reviewed by their peers A second one for completing assigned p...
    David Woods
    last modified by David Woods
  • Option to exclude Assignments from Syllabus

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    510 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
  • Poll option for voting

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    267 votes
    It would be great to include a polling option within Canvas (in Discussion board, Announcements, on front page, in Collaborations?) somewhere to enable students to vote or choose something (this could be binary - yes/...
    Megan Peercy
    last modified by Megan Peercy
  • Customize To-Do List Items

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    16 votes
    Our users would like a way to customize the types of items that appear in their To-Do list, along with the courses that can populate the to-do list.    They want to hide specific courses from appearing in t...
    Julie Fountain
    last modified by Julie Fountain
  • Automatically open new tab for links/external tools set to 'Load in a new tab'

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    On Beta
    151 votes
    This idea has been developed and is On Canvas Beta How do I access the Canvas beta environment?   Previously under the title "Link to External URL"   When linking to an external url that Canvas will...
    Ceradwen Tokheim
    last modified by Ceradwen Tokheim
  • What if grading for instructors

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    358 votes
    Currently instructors cannot create hypothetical scores for students like What-If scores. This would be very helpful as we get close to the end of the quarter to see if a student has the ability to reach a particular ...
    Marcia Pedersen
    last modified by Marcia Pedersen
  • Quizzes.Next: Multiple Hot Spot

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    58 votes
    A feature in Hot Spot that would really benefit our students is the ability to have multiple hot spots in a single image. Eg: English students being able to go an image of text and identifying multiples of particular ...
    Naomi Enever
    last modified by Naomi Enever
  • New Quizzes: Copy entire item bank

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    3 votes
    While it's possible to make a copy of an item bank by adding one question at a time to a new item bank, I would like to be able to make a copy of the whole thing.  I want to share my item banks with colleagues, b...
    Jacob White
    last modified by Jacob White
  • Delete submissions by students

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    662 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
  • Delete multiple pages

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    426 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
  • Delete quiz attempts

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    422 votes
    When averaging quiz attempts or when using "latest score" for a quiz, it would be helpful if instructors could delete a quiz attempt by a student. If there is a glitch, an inaccurate/ incomplete attempt shouldn't be a...
    Eric Castro
    last modified by Eric Castro
  • See which students have viewed a particular page or activity and when

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    419 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
  • Allow Number of Discussion Posts Set for Module Requirement to be Complete

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    422 votes
    Similar to the Module Setting for Quiz objects of "Score at least..." x points before that requirement is met, please add "Submit at least x [number of] forum posts" for Discussion objects. In my courses, I often have...
    Kathy Chatfield
    last modified by Kathy Chatfield
  • Add rich-content editor to Conversations

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    412 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
  • Create Option for Extra Credit Question in Quiz

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    405 votes
    Users should be able to mark a question to be used for extra credit in a quiz in Canvas.  This question should only provide credit to the student if it is correct.  It should NOT take away from the student's...
    Freddy Angel
    last modified by Freddy Angel
  • Users need to be able to customize notifications at the course level

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    528 votes
    As a user, I want to be able to keep frequent notifications enabled for courses that have high interaction, that I am more invested in, or I find important.  I want to be able to 'down-tune' or disable notificati...
    Scott Finkeldei
    last modified by Scott Finkeldei
  • Exporting quizzes into Word or pdf documents

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    550 votes
    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
    last modified by Desiree Devereaux-Heis
  • Make Course Menu Sticky

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    578 votes
    I know this was already created as an idea a couple of times already but I'd like to open it up again as a new idea. With the recent changes to the Canvas layout it might be a good idea to revisit this. When scrollin...
    Joseph Desiderio
    last modified by Joseph Desiderio
  • Paste Images into Canvas

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    504 votes
    I want the ability to paste images directly into Canvas from the clipboard. An example: I want to use Windows Snipping tool (or any other screenshot tool) to create an image. I then want to CTL-C to copy it and CTL-V ...
    Mr. Lomas
    last modified by Mr. Lomas
  • Make Event Default Time 11:59pm rather than 12:00am

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    499 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