• Canvas Student Release Notes (iOS 6.6)

    In this update, the Canvas Student assignments details page has been redesigned. As part of the redesign, the assignment submission process in the Canvas Student app and from third-party apps has been updated. Additio...
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  • Upcoming Canvas Changes

    Periodically functionality will be added, changed, or removed in Canvas. Announcements are made in Release Notes on an ongoing basis. Other changes may not be directly related to Canvas, such as browser upda...
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  • Upcoming Canvas Changes Feature Clarifications

    Canvas periodically includes new functionality designed as opt-in features called feature options. These feature options, along with other Canvas functionality, may be enabled for all Canvas institutions at any time.&...
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  • Jive Rewards not working

    OPEN     Description Community members are not accumulating points or receiving points associated with badges. The Community Team is not able to manually award quest badges.   We have had a case o...
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  • How do I get to SpeedGrader from the Gradebook?

    You can access an assignment in SpeedGrader directly from the Gradebook. Note: SpeedGrader displays assignment submissions according to the current Gradebook settings for inactive enrollments and concluded enrollment...
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  • Canvas Release Notes (2019-09-21)

    Upcoming Canvas Changes   Feature Option Enforcement: January 18 On January 18, 2020, the following feature options will be enabled for all institutions: Anonymous Grading (Course) Enable Dashboard Images for...
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  • How do I add a rubric to an assignment?

    You can add a rubric to an assignment to help students understand expectations for the assignment and how you intend to score their submissions. Occasionally, rubrics are added to assignments when you have an outcome ...
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  • How do I get help with Canvas as an instructor?

    You can get help with Canvas by using the Help menu. Depending on your user role, the Help menu generates a list of resources to help you with Canvas. Canvas displays links according to roles in all enrollments; for i...
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  • What is the Teacher Assistant role?

    In Canvas, the Teacher Assistant role is most commonly used to enroll individuals who will work with and support a teacher in a course and who do not need to earn course credit. Teachers are also referred to as instru...
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  • What are the Canvas Community guidelines?

    We want the Canvas Community to be a place to help users find answers, share ideas, and network or collaborate with other like-minded people. We want you to enjoy your experience as an active member and participate of...
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  • How do I set my Canvas notification preferences as a student?

    Canvas includes a set of default notification preferences you can receive for your courses. However, you can change the default settings by setting your own notification preferences. These preferences only apply to yo...
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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 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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  • Webinar Recordings - Priority Services APAC

    Welcome to the APAC Priority Services Canvas Live Session list.  Below you will find links to previous resources compiled by our team. Please reach out to csteamapac@instructure.com if you have any fur...
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  • How do I record a video using the Rich Content Editor as a student?

    You can use the Rich Content Editor to record a video. You can record media for any length of time, but shorter video recordings are recommended. If your video is longer than 15 minutes, you may want to consider recor...
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  • How do I view survey results in a course?

    You can see graded or ungraded survey results after one or more users have taken the survey. Notes: Graded surveys display in the Gradebook and SpeedGrader, while ungraded surveys do not. The Item Analysis report is...
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  • How do I duplicate an assignment?

    You can duplicate an assignment in your course. When an assignment is duplicated, the word Copy is added to the end of the assignment name. Duplicating an assignment defaults the copied assignment to an unpublished st...
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  • Canvas Studio: Completed assignments on the Calendar

        COMPLETED   Rationale Instructors and students want to use the calendar to tell them what they need to do when—and they'd like the calendar to tell them when a given thing is done, too...
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  • How do I create a cloud assignment with a Microsoft Office 365 file?

    You can create an online assignment that embeds a document directly from your Microsoft Office 365 (OneDrive) folder. Accepted assignment types are Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. When students open the assignm...
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  • How do I create a quiz by finding questions in a question bank?

    You can create a quiz by finding questions from Question Banks. When you find questions in a Question Bank, you will see all of the Question Banks that you have built in other courses where you are the Instructor. You...
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