• Add hours to Roll Call Attendance

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    Our ESL and ABE classes are required by funding authorities to submit student attendance hours daily for every class modality. We (and many state institutions) are currently using separate tools.  Please add the ...
    Liz Falconer
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  • Document Scanner Built in to Canvas App

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    Students being able to scan a document that they just completed for turn-in, that would be helpful. Currently, students can take pictures. However, sometimes those are blurry and are not always clear. I have had stude...
    Preston Doerr
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  • Working with Multiple Assignments or Documents

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    Please allow the selection and movement of multiple items at a time. I aggravated my tendonitis with hundreds of mouse clicks that could have been avoided with better design. I was trying to duplicate a module with 34...
    Anthony Werner
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  • Batch Group Management

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    Currently Canvas only allow manual Group creation and member assignment. This idea is about to provide Teacher ability to create course Groups, assign group members via batch .csv upload, so course Groups and group me...
    Lisa Li
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  • Studio Storage File Types

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    Is there a way that you can add all filetypes or most filetypes such as PDF, Word, Excel, MPG, etc... into the Studio Area? I just looked at YuJa and a big part of there system is to have a repository of everything in...
    JC Moritz
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  • Make the RCE font units internally consisten

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    The RCE shows the font size of text in multiple units, such as pt. px. rem, ...   These make no sense, especially since one cannot request that text be formatted in these units. Let's stick with one font uni...
    Russ Abbott
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  • Mark asigments as homework

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    Can we get a function to mark an asigment as homework?
    Jesper Nesse
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  • Automatically Inform Parents of Missing Work

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    We need to have this feature added to Canvas! It is hard for parents to know when a student has missing work or did not complete an assignment. Most parents are not going to login to their students Canvas to see what ...
    Amber Healey
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  • Colored Cells for Modules and Text Headers

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    I would love to see the cell that contains the text header a different color. I think this would help students identify sections better. Indentations help, but can still be confusing too many students. Perhaps the Mod...
    Joseph Serviss
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  • Create "Dark Mode" for Canvas

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    Due to my migraines, it's hard to work when the screen is GLARING white, even when I turn down the brightness.  I have everything in dark mode all the time to extend the amount of time I can work before I comple...
    Sydney Grcevic
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  • New Quizzes: Allow students to mark attempt as final attempt

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    I allow students to take quizzes multiple times. I want them to see what they got wrong, and which was the correct answer, and my feedback, but only after they're satisfied with their grade or they've taken the quiz t...
    Gina Tarver
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  • Time per question

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    I've read about, and think I am observing, students spending time during quizzes looking up answers.  Rather than a lock-down browser, why not just create a per question timer?  I currently tell students the...
    Teresa Trendler
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  • Modify To-Do List

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    It would help to have an option to see individual submissions in the To-Do List for instructors. Right now, it only shows the assignments with the number of submissions for each one that needs grading. I want the opti...
    Liana Taylor
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  • RCE Updates - Summer 2020

    As a long-time Instructure product person and a short-time Rich Content Editor product person, the new RCE has been keeping me up at night. Here are some observations and updates and requests for feedback.   I...
    Peyton Craighill
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  • Add total number of respondents to Polls for Canvas

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    Currently, during a poll and and/or after the students have taken a poll, the Polls for Canvas app only shows the percentual fractions of students that submitted answers for each option. There is no way to know the to...
    Alex Sousa
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  • Assignment Calendar

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    To have a seperate calendar that displays all your asssignments/test so that it does not interfere with the class calendar
    Luca Palummo
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  • Allow instructor to block/moderate student from discussion board

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    I have an instructor who says a student is repeatedly posting inappropriate content in a Discussion Board, even after the instructor has given guidance as to appropriate posting.  Currently, the only way to contr...
    JoLaine Jones-Pokorney
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  • Disable the To Do List

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    I want students to work from the Modules and complete work in the order on the Module.  This ensures student learning progresses in a sound pedagogical order.  The student To Do list completely sabotages stu...
    Jeanette McCarthy
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  • InstUI: Instructure’s Style Guide 2.0

    Since its inception, Canvas has always been open and transparent about our business and our features. We believe in being open. We believe in allowing you to use Canvas the way you want to use Canvas. And branding is ...
  • New Quizzes: Creating Graphs

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    Can something be added so that students can be given a table or equation and then they put points on a graph or move a line on the graph to match the table or equation.  At this point, some of our standardized te...
    erica gittemeier
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