• Making feedback more visible to students

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    I'm teaching a course using Canvas. This is the second semester I've used it. I like Canvas overall, but I've discovered that my students have a difficult time reading the feedback that I provide on their online assig...
    Derek DiMatteo
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  • Screen Capture with Audio as a Comment Option

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    I grade a lot of essays, but I believe this feature might be valuable for other disciplines as well.   Canvas currently has the ability to post comments in video (webcam) or audio form--though, the flash program...
    SHILOH WINSOR
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  • Can't get my scores from Fall, 2019 class ... Help!

    Fall 2019 semester I had to take a compassionate withdrawal from my class. I need my scores from that class, how do I get them? Because I am taking that same class this Spring 2020 semester. Can you please help me?...
    Jill Plattner
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  • Add updating Pronouns field to the Users API and SIS Imports API

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    Pronouns are now a configurable part of the user profile that users can set themselves. When users are provisioned from data using the Users API or SIS Imports API and that data includes pronouns there ...
    Carl Hunt
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  • Announcements: Lock to home

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    Certain announcements are critical to the classroom success and having them always present on the front page previews would be ideal to maintain their classroom visibility.  We’d like a checkbox option in t...
    Joshua Cohen
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  • Pin Announcements to Top

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    I'm surprised that we are able to pin discussion topics but not announcements in Canvas.  Please give us the ability to pin an announcement so it always remains at the top of the list.
    Julie Fountain
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  • How do you change the Course Summary?

    How do you change the "Course Summary" detailed list of assignments and due dates?   This appears under the "Syllabus" section in the left column.   Thank you.
    Norma-Jean Strickland
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  • Grade book not showing assignments or grades

    I recently graded an assignment that was in one of my modules. Everything went as it should - I used the rubric I had paired with the assignment, scoring worked correctly, etc. When I went to the grade book the assign...
    Debbie Penn
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  • Screen share for video feedback

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    There is a feature in speedgrader that allows instructors to provide video feedback to students. Currently, the video capture is only of the instructor. It would be helpful to have a screen share option to allow instr...
    Ajay Singh
    last modified by Ajay Singh
  • Bring Back the Longitudinal Outcome/Learning Mastery Gradebook Graph!

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    Last year during some routine updates to the Learning Mastery Gradebook (LMG) Canvas removed a much-used feature that would display a graph of evidence of student mastery of an outcome overtime. It was one of the feat...
    Jay Heath
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  • where can I download high quality canvas logos?

    Hello!   We are in the process of creating marketing materials for our full college roll-out of Canvas and are in need of some high quality graphics of the Canvas logo. Panda images are a bonus. Does anyone kno...
    mzucal@hccfl.edu
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  • Profile Name is Numbers

    When some students are accepting our invitation for the class on Canvas, sometimes their name is replaced with numbers. How do we fix that?
    Kayla Stewart
    last modified by Kayla Stewart
  • Ability to Sort Notes Column in New Gradebook

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    We have faculty who use the notes column in the gradebook as a sorting tool for grouping case studies together. Apparently, in the old gradebook, the notes column was sortable. We would like this same functionality to...
    Melissa Rasmussen
    last modified by Melissa Rasmussen
  • Enable the Canvas Document Preview to support PDFs created in Pages using the equation editor

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    When a document is created in Pages using the equation editor for mathematical problems, and then exported to a PDF, the accent marks (â – the symbol over the letter “a”) made with the equation ...
    Jenny Wong
    last modified by Jenny Wong
  • Canvas Outcomes Assessment Platform User Roles Overview

    Canvas Outcomes Assessment Platform Resource Document   This document provides an overview of available roles in the Canvas Outcomes Assessment Platform and their ability to perform certain tasks. The default a...
    Emily Allen
    last modified by Emily Allen
  • Mass Export for Student Assignments

    How would you do a mass export of student assessments for printing?
    Tere Latimer
    last modified by Tere Latimer
  • Assignments API: Create assignment assigned to one student?

    Using the assignments API, I can create an assignment with all of the details that I need (name, submission type, points possible, due_at, etc.). But what I need to do is only assign one user to the assignment.  ...
    Troy Carroll
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  • Can't find Imported Assignments

    Greetings! My Course is underway and was copied from a standard course template. Another instructor told me some changes had been made to the course content since I had copied the course. I am attempting to copy onl...
    Aaron Woods
    last modified by Aaron Woods
  • Discussion Notification: Activity that involves you

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    Similar to how Facebook notifies you when someone replies to your specific post, I would like this feature in Canvas. In nearly all of my classes, we are required to make postings and answer student replies. How...
    Cory Fairfield
    last modified by Cory Fairfield
  • Customizable Checklists to Add to Modules

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    This is a feature that I was expecting to find in Canvas because I have used it in D2L Brightspace. A checklist is something that is added to a module and created by the instructor. Here's an article about it in ...
    Shane Degen
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