• Multiple Answer quiz question - partial points without penalty

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    332 votes
    Currently the way partial points in a multiple answer quiz question works is to dock points for incorrect answers.  This is necessary, otherwise one could just select every choice and get full points.   But...
    Matt Lewis
    last modified by Matt Lewis
  • Allow HTML in Assignment Comments

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    312 votes
    In providing feedback to students in the Assignment Comments area of an assignment, I often provide URLs to students.  Currently, the comments area is text only so students cannot click on the URL to go to the we...
    Robert Crane
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  • Paste Images into Canvas

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    508 votes
    I want the ability to paste images directly into Canvas from the clipboard. An example: I want to use Windows Snipping tool (or any other screenshot tool) to create an image. I then want to CTL-C to copy it and CTL-V ...
    Mr. Lomas
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  • Student Highlight & Annotation Tools for Quizzes

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    896 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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  • Modules within Modules

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    940 votes
    As we move toward Personalized Learning we are beginning to feel boxed in by the linear design of Course Modules.  Many teachers would like the Course Modules to look more like the Course listing in the new UI (T...
    Kristi Levy
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  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    2360 votes
    As an instructor, I want to be able to export a Canvas quiz as a PDF. This would enable me to easily print quizzes for the purpose of accommodation, for allowing a given student to take a quiz outside the timeframe es...
    last modified by seth
  • Best Practices for Offering Choice Between Discussion Boards

    Hello Community,   I have some courses where the instructor wants students to be able to choose between 2-3 graded discussion boards to participate in in a given week. What is the best way to do this so that it ...
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  • Using Google Docs for dynamic Canvas content

    If you create a document in Google Drive, you can click on File > Publish to the Web > Publish to generate a link or embed code. The embed code can be used anywhere in Canvas where the Rich Content Editor is ava...
    Stefanie Sanders
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  • Adjust all assignment and quiz dates on a single page

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    999 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
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  • Roll Report

    How can I get the roll report to do a list of the students and their attendance? Right now I get a long list of every student and every class period but it is not easy to read. I need: Student name - attendance on ea...
    Molly Lynch
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  • Ability to share a rubric to the Commons

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    298 votes
    As a Canvas Admin I can add a rubric to the Outcomes area which allows faculty to click "Find a Rubric" when adding a rubric to either an assignment or to a discussion.  Would it be possible to share a rubric cre...
    last modified by communityteam
  • Audit Trail/Grade History for Posting Grades

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    22 votes
    There are a number of courses in our institution which have 400+ enrolments and in excess of 30 graders-the New Grades area and, in particular Grades Posting Policy does create confusion at times, in terms of who has ...
    Cheryl Connor
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  • Securing SCORM links

    Hi there, I noticed when publishing a SCORM file in Canvas, the resulting URL seems to be publicly accessible. Is this correct or am I doing something wrong? Is there a way to ensure that only logged-in users are abl...
    Sharna Bregman
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  • Automated progress report of students in modules

    Attached Excel workbook is able to download data from Canvas (using Get API calls) to create a progress report of all students in a course with modules to which requirements are added (see How do I add requirements to...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by jivedocs@instructure.com
  • Anonymous Assessment:Downloaded scripts have meaningful identifiers

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    Issue:  Many teaching staff involved in marking are either obliged to or prefer to mark "offline".  Submissions are routinely download for printing or saved locally.  Where we are de...
    Dave Barber
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  • Challenge Accepted: A Canvas Success Story

    In my role as an onsite and dedicated Instructure Principal Consultant in Broward County, Florida, I am fortunate enough to collaborate on many creative Canvas engagement strategies and projects developed by the distr...
    Rachel Lee
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  • Customizable Checklists to Add to Modules

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    146 votes
    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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  • Instructor Profile for Student Viewing

    Is the best place for an instructor profile (for students to see) in People, or should I put my profile separately and hide People?  My concern is that, while it is convenient to direct students to open my profil...
    David Seager
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  • How to remove the column assignment

    How to remove the column assignment from webcourses?
    Percy Calvo-Marzal
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  • Canvas Dashboard etc

    When I log into canvas at home on my computer, It shows my dashboard boxes but everything is blank and i can't see any assignments or files. I am wondering how do i fix this problem? 
    Tania Awong
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