• View sent emails

    How can I view emails that I have sent to a particular student? I sent emails to some students and like to retrieve the emails and see how it was exactly.
  • "Real" Student View

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    295 votes
    Okay, so the title could use some work, sorry about that.   Alright, so the basic idea is that the Student View be expanded to emulate a legitimate account with no special permissions. Now, within Canvas, the cu...
    last modified by cesbrandt
  • Create Option for Extra Credit Question in Quiz

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    417 votes
    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
  • Mark a Quiz as extra credit

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    266 votes
    Some of our instructors have the need to provide extra credit via a quiz.  Students would earn specific points based on their correct answer and receive extra points based on their score but it would not increase...
    Scott Finkeldei
    last modified by Scott Finkeldei
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  • Need to Revisit Las Semester's Work/Grades

    How do I access and view my last semester's submitted assignments and grades?  
    Elizabeth Unpingco
    last modified by Elizabeth Unpingco
  • Not registering I viewed something I viewed

    My canvas is not registering that I viewed one page, which I have viewed at least 15 times, and it will not let me move on to the next section because of this. It is ridiculous how hard it is to get help on this. ...
    allyson kahl
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  • Rubrics: Store Marked History in SpeedGrader

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    6 votes
    I recently encountered a situation when RE-grading a "no submission" assignment with a rubric.  A student handed-in a revised version of an assignment, and I wanted to edit the students g...
    Brandon Risenhoover
    last modified by Brandon Risenhoover
  • Show "graded" and "not yet graded" quiz score separately

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    6 votes
    At the end of a quiz, Canvas will attempt to show students their score even if not all of the questions have been graded. For example, in a mixed quiz, the multiple choice and True/False questions will ...
    Lisa Malins
    last modified by Lisa Malins
  • Changing grading policy on unpublished assignments

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    5 votes
    Currently Gradebook does NOT allow teachers to change grading policy to manual when the assignment/quiz/exam is not yet published. When I am preparing/updating exams I start with an older version and change quest...
    Helen Saar
    last modified by Helen Saar
  • Adding Attendance Items: Sick and Military

    After speaking with Canvas Customer Service today, January 25, 2020, I have learned how if we want to add an additional items to the list of items to click on, such as the Check Mark for being in attendance (√),...
    Alison Bolton
    created by Alison Bolton
  • SpeedGrader auto-selects group for a non-group discussion assignment

    I am experiencing a strange behavior with the SpeedGrader. I have a discussion assignment that is NOT a group assignment. However, when I go to the SpeedGrader from the assignment, I get the following message:   ...
    George Rowe
    created by George Rowe
  • New Quizzes: Quicker quiz analysis

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    5 votes
    It's burdensome that Quizzes.next takes a full day to run "Quiz and Item analysis" reports. We often give our final exam less than 24 hours before our final conferences with students when give them their grades. I've ...
    Melissa Calvillo
    last modified by Melissa Calvillo
  • Display Time Zone

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    5 votes
    Please add a time zone label to ALL places that times are shown.  This is PARTICULARLY useful when viewing assignment deadlines. When a university is in one time zone, an instructor in another, and the student in...
    Laurel Trammell
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  • Crossing Out "To-Do" Items on Calender

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    5 votes
    I suggest providing a functionality to automatically cross out "To-Do" items on the calender when marked completed similar to the way submitted assignments are automatically crossed out.  Currently it ...
    Halim Joseph
    last modified by Halim Joseph
  • Automatic Post Policy: Posting Grades for Everyone automatically turns on hide grades

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    4 votes
    Recommend providing a third option in Automatic Post Policy: Posting Grades for Everyone so that if auto grading occurs, it does not hide the column.  This results in extra clicks and worst case the instructor fo...
    Rick Cassoni
    last modified by Rick Cassoni
  • Hidden Gems: Working with Rubrics in New Quizzes

    Some people are wondering: Is there a way to add a rubric to a New Quiz? The answer is actually yes, but it is in a hidden location. Here's how you can do it.   Perform the same steps as you usually would when c...
    Kelvin Dean
    last modified by Kelvin Dean
  • Read receipt in messages

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    5 votes
    When I send my students a message, I have no idea if and when they read them. It would be very helpful to know when a student opens a message from me. A simple auto-response when a student opens the message would work.
    Chauntelle Eckhaus
    last modified by Chauntelle Eckhaus
  • Mastery paths based on ungraded surveys

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    5 votes
    You don't always want leaners to have to start a course demoralised by their graded quiz results. Also, there's not always an incorrect answer  If there were a way mastery paths could be set via survey results,...
    Andrew Lowe
    last modified by Andrew Lowe
  • Prevent Masquerade function from allowing access to external sites

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    8 votes
    Due to the SSO Instructure implements between it's systems (Communities, cases, etc.), when masquerading as another person, you have access to that person's account on those systems. Masquerade should only allow acces...
    Anthony Hess(Local)
    last modified by Anthony Hess(Local)