• Why won't the grade I type in post in Canvas?

    My Canvas grade book will not upgrade for one assignment for one student.  I have tried posting the grade manually and using Speed Grader.  The figure disappears when I go to the next student, and the space ...
    Deborah Finnerty
    created by Deborah Finnerty
  • Make Course Menu Sticky

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    591 votes
    I know this was already created as an idea a couple of times already but I'd like to open it up again as a new idea. With the recent changes to the Canvas layout it might be a good idea to revisit this. When scrollin...
    Joseph Desiderio
    last modified by Joseph Desiderio
  • user name

    my instructor wants me to send my user name to him but I Don't remember it
  • Anonymous discussions

    Is there a tool of function that allows for canvas discussions to be anonymous???
    Stephanie Coday
    last modified by Stephanie Coday
  • Allow Quizzes.Next assessment to be initial assessment for Mastery Paths

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    I would like to apply Mastery Paths as an option at the initial step of a Quizzes.Next assessment.  A specific use case is:   A student is assessed via a graded multiple choice quiz to be in one of three ca...
    Keith Sollers
    last modified by Keith Sollers
  • Can a shared Google Jamboard used for a group assignment (like a shared Google Doc)?

    I'm trying to replicate the function of SmartAmp in our curriculum - providing a free flowing whiteboard space that a specified group of students can use as their assignment submission. That way, all students can cont...
    Lara Lee
    last modified by Lara Lee
  • Students showing up as numbers

    Why are my students showing up as numbers instead of names in one of my assignments when I go to grade them?
    Tammy Howard
    last modified by Tammy Howard
  • 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
  • Duplicating quizzes

    Sorry folks -- I know that this topic was raised in 2015 because I found an "archived" question about adding this for development.   I have just finished rewriting the same exam 5 times (short answer and essay ...
    Susan Lawrence
    last modified by Susan Lawrence
  • Compile all essay responses to a quiz question on one screen for grading

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    I would love to see and grade all written responses (essays) to a quiz question at one time, on one screen.  If I need to grade #12 manually, for example, I would like all the #12 responses grouped together with ...
    Lauren Pfister
    last modified by Lauren Pfister
  • Why does a quiz/survey not show on student's To Do LIst?

    I have a quiz (that is a survey and so everyone gets 5 points for completing it) that is due tomorrow and it does not show up in the students TO DO LIST.  Another quiz that gets graded does appear.  Any idea...
    Dr. Cass
    last modified by Dr. Cass
  • How do I use the Syllabus as an instructor?

    The Syllabus in Canvas makes it easy to communicate to your students exactly what will be required of them throughout the course in chronological order. You can also set the syllabus as your course home page. You can ...
    Canvas Doc Team
    last modified by Canvas Doc Team
  • Anonymous Discussion Forums

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    718 votes
    Idea: Instructors can create discussions that allow for posts to be made anonymously   Use Cases: As an instructor, I want to create discussions in which participation is anonymous. This would free my students to...
    last modified by scottd@instructure.com
  • Will I receive a certificate of TESOL program after I finish the course? If yes, will the certificate include a credential so that my employer can verify it?

    I am currently studying TESOL program in Canvas for free and I have another opportunity to study it from another website but it requires me to bay a huge budget which I cannot afford. I need to receive a certificate w...
    Mahmoud Afifi
    last modified by Mahmoud Afifi
  • .pdfs for hypothes.is

    Hi - I want to upload .pdfs and have them show as pages so that I can use hypothes.is for annotation. The app doesn't work when the .pdfs default to in-line preview. How do I fix this? Thanks!
    carole chabries
    last modified by carole chabries
  • Feature Request Site

    I have been asked (by someone at Canvas) to visit the "Feature Request Site" but was not given a link to the page and I've not been able to find it. Would you please provide a link? Thanks!
    Kathleen Stroud
    last modified by Kathleen Stroud
  • Transfer Course from One Organization's Canvas to Another

    Is it possible to easily transfer a course from one organization's Canvas account to another organization's Canvas account? If so, will all the content copy directly, or will it need to be reformatted, etc.? Thank you.
    Hailee Meacham
    last modified by Hailee Meacham
  • Name Change

    I got married last summer. How do I change my last name on my Canvas profile/account?
    Kelsey Bigler
    last modified by Kelsey Bigler
  • how do I remove unwanted courses from my dashboard?

    How do I remove unwanted courses from my dashboard?
    Jeph Holloway
    last modified by Jeph Holloway
  • See when assignments were graded

    Hello,   I was wondering if there is an option for a student to view when assignments were graded, similar to how we get notify when assignments are graded. I was trying to look back at these notifications but t...
    Luqman O
    last modified by Luqman O