• is it possible to grade assignments by question vs. by students?

    In other words, is it possible to see and grade all the student submissions for Question #4 on an assignment vs. grading an entire assignment for one student and then move on to the next student?    I ...
    Helen MacDermott
    last modified by Helen MacDermott
  • Add a field for Pronouns to the Profile Page

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    404 votes
    In addition to many institutions allowing for preferred names of students, staff and faculty, there is an upcoming need to address preferred pronouns.   When addressing the preferred name options in the LMS, ple...
    Constance Fuller
    last modified by Constance Fuller
  • Add Test Student to groups

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    20 votes
    It would be great to be able to add the 'Test student' to a group. At the moment when I set up a group assignment, I cannot look at it from the Test student's perspective in a live shell. So, when students say that th...
    Gertie Brunner
    last modified by Gertie Brunner
  • Adjust all assignment and quiz dates on a single page

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    939 votes
    The Problem: Managing dates one item at a time is tedious when you are planning an entire semester. This is true for new classes, but also for existing classes since the ability to globally adjust imported dates neve...
    Michael Harris
    last modified by Michael Harris
  • Users need to be able to customize notifications at the course level

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    477 votes
    As a user, I want to be able to keep frequent notifications enabled for courses that have high interaction, that I am more invested in, or I find important.  I want to be able to 'down-tune' or disable notificati...
    Scott Finkeldei
    last modified by Scott Finkeldei
  • Ability to Save and Copy from Frequently Used Comments in Speedgrader/DocViewer

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    1289 votes
    It would be a great timesaver for writing instructors and anyone else making many of the same comments to students on assignments to save and store comments in SpeedGrader/Crocodoc DocViewer as one is able to do ...
    Joshua Herron
    last modified by Joshua Herron
  • Speed Grader menu bar

    When I bring up an assignment on Speed Grader I do not get a menu bar to allow me to annotate the document submitted by the student.  Why?  What setting do I need to change?
    Lowell Orr
    last modified by Lowell Orr
  • "Access Denied" to Canvas File Link as Part of Assignment

    Hello,   In one of my new online classes that began this morning, we need to read a particular document in a file, however, when I click on it, I get the "Access Denied" message and locked graphic. Does the inst...
    Luanne Van Diepen
    last modified by Luanne Van Diepen
  • All assignments for one Canvas course stuck on loading

    I keep getting the same "Loading" screen when trying to log into the assignments and quizzes for one specific course. It doesn't happen for other courses I teach, and it also doesn't happen for another instructor who ...
    Eric Rigby
    last modified by Eric Rigby
  • SpeedGrader video comments stalling, not working as you move through assignments.

    Hello all, I have one instructor who has steadily been experiencing issues using the video feedback function in SpeedGrader. I wanted to see if anyone else has experienced this newest issue, and if anyone is aware of...
    Jennifer Daniel
    last modified by Jennifer Daniel
  • New Quizzes: Allow Only Numeric Values for Numeric Questions

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    40 votes
    In classic Quizzes, if a student tries to enter a non-numeric value for a numeric question, their answer is rejected and they receive the following error message saying that "only numerical values are accepted": In...
    last modified by moulder@upenn.edu
  • How do I get help with Canvas as a student?

    You can get help with Canvas by using the Help menu. The Help menu generates a list of resources to help you with Canvas. Canvas displays links according to roles in all enrollments; for instance, if you are a student...
    Canvas Doc Team
    last modified by Canvas Doc Team
  • Intergration of Rubics and Gradebook

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    We use standards-based grading at our school and we have to enter student grades into the rubric for grading and then we have to enter the scores into the grade book.  Is there a way that the two can be integrated?
    Kim Thompson
    last modified by Kim Thompson
  • 'Clickable' Table of Contents in Pages (like Wikipedia)

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    1 vote
    Allow an automated 'Table of Contents' (TOC) section in each page which hyperlinks to headings on the page, similar to on Wikipedia pages.   Clicking on an entry in the TOC would then scroll the user automatical...
    Stephen Beale
    last modified by Stephen Beale
  • Course not visible

    I am list on the course, why can I not see the content?
    lydell hinson
    last modified by lydell hinson
  • Deleted by accident

    How do or can I find a quiz that I accidentally deleted?
    Carolyn Gray
    last modified by Carolyn Gray
  • Display Default Email in Gradebook and Speedgrader

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    186 votes
    I am fleshing out a an earlier feature request that evidently didn't go anywhere (*Display Student Email Address in Roster ). At our university, the SIS_ID displayed in the People list and the Secondary ID displayed ...
    Valerie Rake
    last modified by Valerie Rake
  • Post Policy Updates Feedback

    Hey everyone,  We're grateful for all of the feedback we've received on Post Policies. The team has been working hard to address the most pressing issues and we've released several bug fixes over the last few wee...
    Jon Fenton
    last modified by Jon Fenton
  • Notification preferences - GUI versus API

    As we want to change a specific notification setting of all our 400+ admins (with only read rights) in our sub-account, I have been trying to make sense how the notification preferences in the interface (canvas.instru...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by Jaap Stelpstra
  • Assign and limit TA assignment/gradebook access

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    Please allow faculty to limit TA assignment/gradebook access to only those assignments they are grading. Currently my TAs have access to either the entire gradebook, or none of it, but there's no in-between. ...
    Robert Borgon
    last modified by Robert Borgon