• 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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  • Stop Canvas Modules from Auto-Publishing All Content Inside a Module When a Module is Published

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    45 votes
    My university is finding the fact that publishing a module auto-publishes all the content in it quite annoying.   I would like to be able to just publish a module and then choose what features of it that I wish...
    Kevin Hearn
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  • Account level calendar (and sub-account level calendar)

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    345 votes
    Account level and sub-account level calendar use cases: Holiday dates Open days Special events Competitions   All users within that account or sub-account would see these calendar events.   This idea w...
    Peter Nickson
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  • Regrade quiz when deleting questions

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    1157 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
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  • Quizzes.Next: Immediate feedback in quizzes

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    171 votes
    Many times, we write quizzes that get progressively more difficult. I would love a feature where students can get grades as they go on a quiz. In other words, they can submit their answer for question 1 and see correc...
    Kara Powder
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  • Color code grading columns

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    5 votes
    Teachers in my district would like the option to color code grading columns in their grade book for various reasons.  Could there be an option in the column menu for a color?
    Belinda Stutzman
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  • Quick Toggle Student View

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    380 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
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  • Calendar notifications

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    The canvas calendar does not have a clear way to get notifications on your phone or computer for each assignment. A good example of how this might work is shown in the i-know chrome extension. The problem with the ext...
    Cody Lillywhite
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  • Discussion page links to home

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    When you go to a discussion for a class clicking the home screen takes you to a home page for your discussions. This is not what I expect when I click home. I would like it if when I click on home it goes to the norma...
    Cody Lillywhite
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  • Prohibit Submissions to Group Assignments without a Group Set

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    70 votes
    The Problem: If students submit to a group assignment that does not have an associated group set, those submissions appear as individual submission rather than group submissions. Because this causes numerous problems...
    Linda J. Lee
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  • Add option of grading by Outcomes instead of assessment type

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    In order to have grades reflect student mastery of course Outcomes, I would Canvas to have the option of having grades based on Outcomes, rather than assignment type.    Currently, Canvas allows teache...
    Jason Belnap
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  • Module Progress Bar (amended)

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    21 votes
    Amended after comments and questions from James Jones. TL;DR Instructors should be able to add a module progress bar Amendment: Instructors should be able to add a module progress bar that includes the module title. W...
    Gregory Beyrer
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  • Multiple Due Dates (checkpoints) for Discussions

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    1791 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
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  • Allow students to View Feedback from the Grades page

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    239 votes
    I write lots of comments in the text of my students' essays using Speedgrader, but my students can't access these in-text comments from the Grades page. All they can see are the end comments. To see their in-text comm...
    Jennifer Hurley
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  • adaptive learning - quiz branching

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    250 votes
    It would be excellent if the quiz tool enabled branching for adaptive learning. If quizzes were embedded into content then potentially students could be directed to a particular piece of content based on their respons...
    Christopher Barrett
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  • See which students have viewed a particular page or activity and when

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    373 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
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  • Unlocking Modules for individual students

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    644 votes
    Hi all,   This idea has already been requested, but did not get enough votes. Manually Override Module Requirements for Students   Any chance this can go through the voting cycle again! Would be brilliant ...
    Hamza Mukaddam
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  • Create Question Banks from MSWord

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    1389 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. ...
    last modified by rledda@inlea.com
  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    1892 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...
    last modified by seth
  • Make Course Menu Sticky

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    540 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
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