• Javascript to pull user_id?

    Hello,   We are trying to deter sharing exam questions.  At first we tried just using a <div> and posting a copyright notice behind the question. Like this:   <p style="opacity: 0.2; colo...
    Priscilla M. Hockin Brown
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  • June 5th Canvas Catalog Users Group Monthly Meeting

    Today 12:00 PM
    Canvas Catalog Users Group Monthly Calls   This monthly call was the reason why this Catalog Users Group started.   During this call, we collaborate, discuss questions related to Catalog, and find out/...
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    June 5th Canvas Catalog Users Group Monthly Meeting

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  • Task "Check Off" in Modules

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    I have had several students request that they have the ability to "check off" and "flag" certain items within a modules.  They would like to be able to "check off" when something is completed and flag things to c...
    Karma M. Lapacek
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  • Student Highlight & Annotation Tools for Quizzes

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    932 votes
    Standardized testing looms large in the minds of all 3-8 grade teachers, in NJ where I work especially,  but also across the country. One of the skills students need to be able to succeed on the PARCC or SBA is t...
    Maria Sommer
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  • Why isn't a jpeg image showing?

    I've tried to add a jpeg image a number of different ways; when I look at the page where I want it to be, I get a small box with a blue questions mark icon in its place.  Does anyone know what might be causing th...
  • Multiple Assignents in a Module

    How do I place multiple assignments in a single module?
    Bill Orme
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  • Team Teaching

    Does Canvas allow for team teaching a course?
    William Rickle
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  • How can I set my discussions in order?

    It shows Discussion 6 at the top, versus Discussion 1. How can I set my discussions in order?   TIA, Lien McGehee
    Lien McGehee
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  • How do I wrap text, either on a Page or in an Assignment?

    How do I wrap text, either on a Page or in an Assignment?
    Christine Sumption
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  • Information on File Usage (API)

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    108 votes
    Summary The File Object currently contains a number of attributes for each file in a Canvas Course such as "display_name", "size" and "content-type". This idea is to add attributes to the file object that indicat...
    Christopher Phillips
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  • Group Roster Export

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    506 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
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  • Apply Status while in Speedgrader

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    282 votes
    With the new Gradebook, you can apply one of these status items to an assignment:   Our professors would like the ability to toggle different status markers while they are in Speedgrader.
    Jill Mallek
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  • How to hide grades at end of quiz?

    Is it possible to hide the final grade on a quiz so that students do not see the score when they complete a quiz? I see where we can not show the correct answers to them, but it will still show the students their scor...
    Chris Ray
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  • How do students know the course in Canvas

    I am an instructor for summer school health.  I have never used Canvas, but have been learning as much as I can!!! Question - I am sending an email to my students now, prior to our course which starts on Monday....
    Adrienne Pivac
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  • New Quizzes: Multiple Answers in a Formula Question

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    246 votes
    This idea is based on extending the Formula Question type to allow for multiple answers to be entered by students.   Currently, the Formula question type is fine for simple calculated answer questions that only ...
    John Butler
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  • How do I import a Canvas course export package?

    If you have a Canvas course export package from someone else that you want to use in Canvas, or you have previously exported a course, you can import the course as a Canvas course export package. An export package is ...
    Canvas Doc Team
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  • How do I add assessment accommodations for a student in New Quizzes?

    You can add accommodations for a student in New Quizzes. Accommodation settings include adding or removing time for all assessment attempts, and multiplying time limits by a set multiplier. Accommodations apply to all...
    Canvas Doc Team
    last modified by Cody Titmus
  • Select which courses go in Calendar Feed

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    282 votes
    Currently all of the courses for which I am registered go into my calendar feed. This is problematic for me. I want to be able to select which courses show up in the calendar feed, or to have a separate feed for each ...
    Simson Garfinkel
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  • Multiple Due Dates (checkpoints) for Discussions

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    2278 votes
    With the way that many schools set up forum discussions and require "check-ins" to the forum throughout the week, it would be great if we could include multiple due dates in the discussion activities. For instance, I ...
    Chris White
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  • How do I create a new page in a course?

    As an instructor, you can create a new page to add to your course. When creating pages, you can set page permissions as to who can edit the page: instructors (teachers), instructors and students, or anyone. You can al...
    Canvas Doc Team
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