• Set Grade posting policy at Account and Subaccount level

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    61 votes
    We would like the ability to set the grade posting policy within the new Gradebook at the Account and Subaccount level.   In our experience, the assumption is that the grades will be hidden from students by defa...
    Erica Hill
    last modified by Erica Hill
  • Customization of Late Policies

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    The late policy in the "new gradebook" looks like a great tool, unfortunately our internal late policies are so different from what the tool provides, so we can't actually make use of it.  It would be great if t...
    Soren Riber
    last modified by Soren Riber
  • SpeedGreader should open pdfs in DocViewer for quizzes

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    43 votes
    When students submit their work as pdf documents for quizzes, then the instructor need to download the pdfs for grading. When students submit their work as pdf documents for assignments, then DocViewer will open ...
    Longin Jan Latecki
    last modified by Longin Jan Latecki
  • Parents: toggle view between children

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    136 votes
    In the calendar I'd like to see a way to toggle the view from one child to another.  Vital for parents, teaching assistants and other observers.  Example:   This is not a new idea and has b...
    Peter Nickson
    last modified by Peter Nickson
  • SeeSaw and Canvas

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    108 votes
    Seesaw is a digital portfolio app that allows parents to see student work as it is posted. Students save and share their assignments with teachers, parents, and peers. They snap a photo or video, draw, or write--in ad...
    Misty Joaquin
    last modified by Misty Joaquin
  • As a Parent, ability to select child when 2 or more children

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    As a Parent of 2 children at the same school, I log into the Canvas Portal. I click on the Dashboard link and both of children's course are mixed together. Then when I click on the View Grades Link on the Right side o...
    Bill Frey
    last modified by Bill Frey
  • Screen Capture with Audio as a Comment Option

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    253 votes
    I grade a lot of essays, but I believe this feature might be valuable for other disciplines as well.   Canvas currently has the ability to post comments in video (webcam) or audio form--though, the flash program...
    last modified by SHILOH WINSOR
  • Editing Capabilities for Rubrics

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    673 votes
    I would like to see some additional options for Rubrics.  Specifically, it would be nice to be able to:   Insert a new rubric row anywhere within an existing rubric. Drag and drop an existing rubric row to...
    last modified by chofer@morainepark.edu
  • New Quizzes Question Type - Drawing

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    86 votes
    Many of our fully-online courses (particularly in science and math) require that students draw a diagram or process in their assessments, and when combined with proctoring tools, this becomes a complicated process....
    Brendan Lake
    last modified by Brendan Lake
  • New Quizzes: Allow Quiz Regrade for Questions Linked to Banks

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    327 votes
    We heavily use the question bank folders to keep our questions organized.  We create them in the banks since it is the only way to keep them from going into an "unfiled" folder. The regrade feature needs to be a...
    Josh Strigle
    last modified by Josh Strigle
  • Delete submissions by students

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    769 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
  • Move or Delete Incorrectly Submitted Assignments

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    443 votes
    If a student submits an assignment to say week 2 folder when it should have been submitted to week 3, currently there is no way to move that assignment to the correct location as the Teacher.  This core functiona...
    last modified by chofer@morainepark.edu
  • New Quizzes: SubFolders for Item Banks

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    333 votes
    PLEASE develop folders and subfolders within question banks so questions can be organized for easier access in quiz creation.  If a teacher chooses to develop a quiz with a selected number of questions randomly b...
    last modified by NATHAN BLACKNER
  • Comprehensive Course Search Tool (Searching Course Content for a Topic)

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    760 votes
    I always find it useful to search for content using an index or an actual search tool rather than just scrolling through all of the pages one by one to find what I need.  I can see many uses for this: As a stude...
    Tracey Anne Weiler
    last modified by Tracey Anne Weiler
  • Static Toolbar for New Rich Content Editor

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    205 votes
    Because all of the important features for linking and adding documents have been moved from the sidebar in Canvas to the top of the Rich Content Editor, it would beneficial (and user-friendly) to have the toolbar rema...
    Melissa Rasmussen
    last modified by Melissa Rasmussen
  • Simplify access to questions requiring manual grading in SpeedGrader

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    11 votes
    When using the SpeedGrader, at the top it will list the questions that you need to pay attention too.  You can click on these questions and it will take you to them in the students test.  The problem is, whe...
    Shandy Beck
    last modified by Shandy Beck
  • Allow HTML in Assignment Comments

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    332 votes
    In providing feedback to students in the Assignment Comments area of an assignment, I often provide URLs to students.  Currently, the comments area is text only so students cannot click on the URL to go to the we...
    Robert Crane
    last modified by Robert Crane
  • Quizzes.Next: Numerical answers need greater dynamic range

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    58 votes
    Thank you, Canvas, for deploying scientific notation in Numerical Answer questions. However, the system is rounding and truncating in a way that sets too many values to zero. For example, create a numer...
    Mark Hurwitz
    last modified by Mark Hurwitz
  • Create a student-accessible rubric for self-assessments

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    617 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
  • Download Assignment Comments and Completed Rubrics

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    621 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