• Canvas Release: New Rich Content Editor

    This document introduces the Rich Content Editor Enhancements as noted in the Canvas Release Notes (2019-10-19). The New Rich Content Editor enhances the content creation experience in Canvas.   Feature/Inte...
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  • How do I hide or post assignment grades in SpeedGrader?

    If your course has enabled the New Gradebook, you can hide or post assignment grades from SpeedGrader. You can also hide grades or post grades from the New Gradebook. This lesson describes how to hide or post grades f...
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  • Configure Trusted Canvas Instance Authentication in Canvas

        Official Canvas Document    Background Authentication Workflow Prerequisites Configuring Trusted Canvas Instance in Canvas Additional Reading  ...
  • How do I view analytics for a student in a course?

    Student analytics show you how well a particular student is doing in your course. You can also view student analytics after your course has concluded. Your institution may allow students to view their own course analy...
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  • New Gradebook and SpeedGrader Muting Behavior Changes

    The New Gradebook has modified the functionality of muting and unmuting. The main change is that this new functionality allows graders to have more control for posting grades on a granular level, such as by section, b...
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  • UDOIT Information

    What is UDOIT? The Universal Design Online content Inspection Tool, or UDOIT (pronounced, “You Do It”) enables faculty to identify accessibility issues in their Canvas course content. It will scan a course...
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  • How do I lock a module?

    You can set modules to be locked until a given date. Students will be able to see the module titles and module item names, but they will not be able to access the module items until after the lock date has passed. ...
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  • How do I view assignment comments from my instructor?

    You can see comments from your instructor in the Grades page. Most comments are located in the assignment sidebar. However, your instructor may also leave comments in your assignment submission as annotations. Ope...
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  • How does the feature idea process work in the Canvas Community?

    Input from existing users is a very important part of how Instructure prioritizes work on new and existing features and fixing bugs. Instructure looks at data from the support team and gets feedback from customer succ...
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  • How do I align an outcome to an assessment in New Quizzes?

    You can align course-level outcomes to an assessment in New Quizzes. Aligning an outcome allows you to measure student assessment performance using rating scales and mastery levels. You can also align outcomes to an a...
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  • What types of media files can I upload in Canvas as an instructor?

    Canvas can upload specific image, video, and audio files as user content.  When you upload audio and media files using the media tool in the Rich Content Editor, Canvas converts files up to 500 MB. If a file exce...
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  • How do I get help with the Student app on my iOS device?

    You can reference the Canvas Guides and get help directly on your mobile device. This lesson outlines the five default help links that may be included in the Help menu for your institution. However, your institution m...
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  • Portfolium Guides

    Portfolium is an ePortfolio platform where students can create their Folio while they are still in school and continue adding to it as they enter the professional world. Institutions can utili...
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  • How do I enroll additional users in my course?

    When you claim a course, you are automatically enrolled as the Lead Faculty. You can add additional faculty to the course and edit their roles, as needed. You can also enroll students in the course manually or by shar...
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  • How do I edit my course settings?

    After you have claimed a course, you can update the course settings, including the year, term, section, and LMS ID at any time. You can also manage the review strategy for course assessments. Open Assessment I...
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  • How do I add an assignment to my course?

    After you have claimed a course, you can add assignments to the course. Assignments help you assess student knowledge and learning, and the work students submit to your course will help them build their portfolio on P...
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  • How do I create a Portfolium LTI assignment in Canvas as an instructor?

    If your Canvas admin has added Portfolium to your Canvas account, you can create a Portfolium LTI assignment in your course. Students will be able to access the assignment through Canvas and create a project in Portfo...
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  • How do I claim a course?

    After your administrator adds your institution's course catalog to Portfolium, you can claim a course. Claiming a course makes a copy of the course template created by your admin that you can use to distribute assignm...
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  • How do I view and manage my courses?

    You can view your claimed courses on the Course Assessment page. You can edit and manage claimed courses, as well as generate a report of activity in the course. Open Assessment In the Toolbar, click the Asses...
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  • How do I add departments to the assessment library?

    You can add departments to your account to mirror the organizational structure at your institution. Departments can also help organize courses, assessment materials, and facilitate course and program assessments. ...
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