• Canvas + Seesaw

    I would love to hear from others that are using Canvas + Seesaw in the elementary setting (PK-5).   Thank you in advance!
    Jessica Bieber
    last modified by Jessica Bieber
  • Adding correct answers on a quiz

    How do attach correct answers to a quiz?
    Barbara Anderson
    last modified by Barbara Anderson
  • Publish and Unpublish Announcements

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    I love that Canvas can bring over announcements when I copy content from another Canvas course. This keeps me from copying and pasting announcements I make every semester.  To further develop this feature, it wou...
    last modified by dhulsey@nmjc.edu
  • Turn on/off notification for specific class or assignment

    I think that I already know the answer but I wanted to consult the collective wisdom.   We've just moved to Canvas this semester, and one way we're trying to get our students used to the new system is via a tra...
    Joseph Kwashnak
    last modified by Joseph Kwashnak
  • I'm having issues with SpeedGrader

    I have started to use speed grader but the file is not showing. It has indicated that the file was successfully submitted and uploaded. It's taking too long and ultimately it does not show. I also tried various file t...
    Lianne Cormanes
    last modified by Lianne Cormanes
  • Interesting problem with Google Drive LTI

    Hi there,   I stumbled across an interesting problem with Google Drive LTI and our instance of Canvas and wanted to know if there was a more graceful way of resolving the issue. We rely on this LTI to turn ...
    Matt Duran
    last modified by Matt Duran
  • Changing the "Submit Assignment" Button

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    Students tell us that the "Submit Assignment" button is confusing, because the term "submit" implies to turn in. Changing the work "Submit" to "Begin" (or something similar) would be less confusing, and using "Submit ...
    Chip Bishop
    last modified by Chip Bishop
  • Quiz

    I have created a quiz but when I log on as a student view I cannot see it. What's the problem?
    Silvia Rodriguez
    created by Silvia Rodriguez
  • Create Option for Extra Credit Question in Quiz

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    Users should be able to mark a question to be used for extra credit in a quiz in Canvas.  This question should only provide credit to the student if it is correct.  It should NOT take away from the student's...
    Freddy Angel
    last modified by Freddy Angel
  • How do I upload a file to a course?

    You can add a file to your course by uploading a file. You can also import files using the course import tool in Course Settings. As an instructor, you can drag and drop files from your personal files into course file...
    Canvas Doc Team
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  • Flash Required Notice

    I am using an iPad and get a flash required notification when I attempt to record an audio.  How do I work around this?
    Kathy Bower
    last modified by Kathy Bower
  • How do I delete a file or folder as an instructor?

    You can delete a file or folder in courses, groups, or personal files. Once a file or folder is deleted, it cannot be recovered. Note: The Unfiled Folder stores documents, graphics, and any other files from your accou...
    Canvas Doc Team
    last modified by Canvas Doc Team
  • Separate permission for posting grades apart from editing grades

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    Currently the permission for editing grades gives graders the right to also post grades. This means that different tutors (per section or group) can post grades earlier than others. It should be possible to prevent th...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by Jaap Stelpstra
  • Enforce Valid Values in Peer Review Rubric Scores

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    When a student is assigned a peer review with a rubric attached, there is nothing to enforce that a student enters valid values. Students can Submit a value larger than the maximum for a criteria Submit a negative v...
    Matthew Butner
    last modified by Matthew Butner
  • Allow folders in Pages

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    Greetings all. Conversations in the community unthread after 100 comments, making the conversation difficult to follow, and official comments hard to find. For this reason we're posting our most recent update here: &#...
    Beck Hasti
    last modified by Beck Hasti
  • Create an emoji button in the comment section of Speedgrader

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    173 votes
    Okay, I know it's going to get buried down here on the bottom, and it might be really silly BUT, I've mentioned this to a few other like minded teachers and they've all liked the idea.   In the far right part of...
    David Theriault
    last modified by David Theriault
  • New Quizzes: Vary Points by Answer for Fill In Blank questions

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    I really like the vary points by answer for multiple choice questions.  With auto-grading, students can get feedback immediately and I can include a short comment about a common mistake associated with that speci...
    Cindy Kraus
    last modified by Cindy Kraus
  • Quizzes.Next: Allow partial credit for fill-in-the-blank questions

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    240 votes
    This is a really helpful feature for language teachers, perhaps others. I've seen this suggested for multiple choice, but not for fill-ins.   I teach Spanish; we rely heavily on fill-in-the blanks. It would be n...
    Constancia Wendt
    last modified by Constancia Wendt
  • How to make "New Activity" disappear from dashboard section

    When you click on the dashboard, it lists upcoming activities like a to-do list as well as previous items. I've opened and viewed all items, but when I click on the "new activity" on the upper left, it shows items wit...
    Nicole Garcia
    last modified by Nicole Garcia
  • Canvas Data 2 : Features and Timelines

    Canvas Data Product Evaluation Canvas Data History  Introduction to Canvas Data 2  Canvas Data Comparison Table Canvas Data 2 Overview Expected Behavior Authentication and Authorization...
    Oxana Jurosevic
    last modified by Oxana Jurosevic