• New Quizzes: Carry Forward Correct Answers on Quiz Multiple Attempts

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    When a teacher assigns multiple attempts for an assignment it would be nice if the system would automatically perform one of the following during the student's next attempt:   1. Populate the correct answers...
    john.williamson@gactc.edu
    last modified by john.williamson@gactc.edu
  • New Quizzes: Multiple Numerical Blanks

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    499 votes
    It would be a wonderful addition to allow multiple numerical blank questions.  Essentially take the numerical answer question and cross it with the fill in multiple blanks type of question.  Many instructors...
    john.williamson@gactc.edu
    last modified by john.williamson@gactc.edu
  • Enable Turnitin for Discussion Posts

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    469 votes
    Greetings: Thank you for your time in reviewing this idea. It would be wonderful if Turnitin were enabled for Discussions posts and responses. This would prevent students from cobbling together information from onl...
    Prof. Tara Lake
    last modified by Prof. Tara Lake
  • Freeze top, left, and side banners of Canvas.

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    519 votes
    I have suggested this in the past but it didn't seem to gain traction so I thought that I would bring the idea up again.  It is just a very annoying feature that could be correct rather easily I would imagine....
    Eric Abshire
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  • Hide Inactive Enrollments on People Page

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    452 votes
    Student enrollments which have been set to the "inactive" status currently show up on the People page tagged with the "inactive" label. We are now using the inactive status for students who have enrolled in a course, ...
    Lindy Foster
    last modified by Lindy Foster
  • Missing Assignment Report

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    471 votes
    Teachers would like to print a report listing only Missing Assignments.  This report would be sent to academic support personnel to facilitate assignment completion.  Teachers should be able to print the "Mi...
    Maureen O'Sullivan
    last modified by Maureen O'Sullivan
  • Upload an image directly to a discussion as a student

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    456 votes
    This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas   As a student, I want to be able to upload an image directly to a discussion. I can only do this today using a cludgy, two-step workaround: (1) upload the ...
    seth
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  • Create a single course calendar entry across multiple classes

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    455 votes
    When you have an event that applies to multiple classes it would be Great to enter the event once and have it post to multiple course calendars. What I would like is a way to enter the same assignment for multiple cla...
    Linda Wagner
    last modified by Linda Wagner
  • Assignments within weighted groups treated with equal value regardless of points

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    453 votes
    Please excuse the verbose title.   Our faculty want the option to have assignments within an assignment group to be given the same weight even if they are graded on different point values.   For example: &...
    Lea Engle
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  • Delete multiple pages

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    430 votes
    Deleting pages one at a time can be time-consuming - 3 clicks per page.  It would be great to mark them and delete in bulk.  Seems like most course creators will face this at one time or other.  I'm res...
    Beth Kraemer
    last modified by Beth Kraemer
  • Group Roster Export

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    446 votes
    This is an idea to modify group functionality so one can either export student group lists/rosters to a .csv spreadsheet format OR have groups listed in one of the spreadsheet columns when grades are exported (in the ...
    Renee Ford
    last modified by Renee Ford
  • Copy Group Settings

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    430 votes
    Group settings should be included when doing a course copy or Import.   I have a course which relies heavily on an intricate set of groups tied to assignments (it's a negotiations course) so I need to be able to...
    donaldjo@oregonstate.edu
    last modified by donaldjo@oregonstate.edu
  • Batch Group Management

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    428 votes
    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
    last modified by Lisa Li
  • Course Archive Process

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    425 votes
    TL;DR version: We need to have a way to archive courses (in batch and individually), so that its hidden from everything.   Long version: At USU we are about to start our 15th semester on Canvas and our instanc...
    Tyler Clair
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  • See which students have viewed a particular page or activity and when

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    424 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
    last modified by Beth Young
  • Delete quiz attempts

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    426 votes
    When averaging quiz attempts or when using "latest score" for a quiz, it would be helpful if instructors could delete a quiz attempt by a student. If there is a glitch, an inaccurate/ incomplete attempt shouldn't be a...
    Eric Castro
    last modified by Eric Castro
  • Allow Number of Discussion Posts Set for Module Requirement to be Complete

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    423 votes
    Similar to the Module Setting for Quiz objects of "Score at least..." x points before that requirement is met, please add "Submit at least x [number of] forum posts" for Discussion objects. In my courses, I often have...
    Kathy Chatfield
    last modified by Kathy Chatfield
  • Add rich-content editor to Conversations

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    415 votes
    As a user, I would like to be able to use the rich-content editor to compose messages in the Conversations inbox. This would enable me to create Conversations that are on par, formatting- and content-wise, with Announ...
    seth
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  • Assigning Grades for Peer Reviews

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    411 votes
    Part of participating in online coursework involves working with other students to improve drafts and engage in the learning community. When students are assigned peer reviews, let's be honest, they aren't motivated t...
    Kate DeMello
    last modified by Kate DeMello
  • Hide grade columns for teacher gradebook

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    426 votes
    As a teacher, I would like to be able to hide gradebook columns in my gradebook after I have completed grading or if the assignment has not yet been assigned.  This would shorten the length of the gradebook that ...
    Chantal O'Brien
    last modified by Chantal O'Brien