• Delete submissions by students

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    Hello!   A situation recently came up in class where we wanted to remove a submission that a student uploaded to an assignment. We were told by support that "the only way to do that is to remove the assignment c...
    Amanda McCarthy
    last modified by Amanda McCarthy
  • The Power to Publish with Canvas

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    As a teacher or professor, your time to plan and publish may come in odd hours or in infrequent time blocks. Canvas gives you the power to control how you publish things—who, what, where, and when—to make ...
    Stefanie Sanders
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  • Speedgrade Improvements for Art Educators

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    Very happy to say that digital submissions to my advanced drawing classes are easy to process through Speed Grader and give me more flexibility in commenting on student drawings.   Two enhancements:   1. V...
    David John Attyah
    last modified by David John Attyah
  • New Quizzes: Disallow additional attempts after a perfect score

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    Do not allow additional attempts when a student has all answers correct.  At that point additional attempts reflect an understanding of arithmetic rather than course content.
    Cynthia Horst
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  • Better control of Quiz Moderator

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    Because I always combine sections of the same class into one instance, I need to be able to use the Quiz Moderator tool with just one section at a time. Currently, I have to scan all students in all sections even if t...
    Steven Markham
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  • Two counselors have access to the same page

    I am a 7th and 8th grade school counselor and I am wondering if me and my co worker that that is the 5th and 6th grade counselor can have access to the same page? 
    Maria Castle
    last modified by Maria Castle
  • Locked assignment

    Why do some students say that the assignment is locked?
    Beth Winkleman
    created by Beth Winkleman
  • Which Business Intelligence (BI) Tools will you use with Canvas Data?

    We want to assess which kinds of BI Tools schools are leveraging to analyze data. This information will continue to help us evaluate which tools we may want to provide sample configurations, artifacts, etc. for in the...
    last modified by lfeng@instructure.com
  • Sharing Recorded Conferences

    How can I share a recorded conference? Once I have finished a conference with my students, I am unable to locate an option for sharing the recording? I am hoping to be able to use this, especially for students who wer...
    Ellie Cusic
    last modified by Ellie Cusic
  • Submit an assignment on behalf of a student

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    As an instructor, I'd like the option to submit assignments on behalf of my students. This feature should enable me to pick a file from my computer and upload it as a submission for a given student. I should then be a...
    last modified by communityteam
  • Attaching questions to a stimulus

    How do I keep the questions attached to a stimulus in an item bank?    I have created several stimulus questions, each with 3 different attached questions. When I created them, I added them to an item bank....
    Sandra Miller
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  • Maintaining the Connection of the Classroom 2 - Keeping it Simple

    You may have read my previous blog around maintaining the connection with your classroom. This was written as teachers moved from a classroom situation to teaching online.   Maintaining the Connection of the Clas...
    Jon Perry
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  • Change Assignment Group Weighting for Trimester

    Can we change the assignment groups and weighting for the last trimester of a course? We have moved to virtual learning for the last tri and faculty would like to change the assignment groups and weighting of tho...
    Stephanie Cheney
    created by Stephanie Cheney
  • Submitting Assignment Issues

    I have 5-6 students (out of 105) who can't get Google Docs to submit to Canvas.  After they click the submit assignment button and the Google Drive tab it allows them to find their document but not choose it....
    Lawrence Rogers
    last modified by Lawrence Rogers
  • How do I use Chat as an instructor?

    Once Chat has been enabled as an LTI tool in your course, the Chat tool can be used for real-time conversation with course users. Any user in the course can participate in a chat conversation and view all chat content...
    Canvas Doc Team
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  • Editing Capabilities for Rubrics

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    657 votes
    I would like to see some additional options for Rubrics.  Specifically, it would be nice to be able to:   Insert a new rubric row anywhere within an existing rubric. Drag and drop an existing rubric row to...
    last modified by chofer@morainepark.edu
  • How can I tell what coursework has been completed?

    When I read an assignment / click on a link, it doesn't show that it's been done, so when I go back to the class I have to remember where I am.  Is there a way to note what tasks within a module have been completed?
    Mary Jo Cook
    last modified by Mary Jo Cook
  • incomplete/complete discussion

    I have set up a discussion with my class and I have it graded for incomplete/complete. when i sync it to my gradebook for my county it shows up as a E letter grade because the possible points i put as 0 but it didn't ...
    Rachel Stream
    created by Rachel Stream
  • Hand-written input for assignments and quizzes.

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    180 votes
    My students are always frustrated when having to do math on a computer because it's so much harder to type things in than hand-write them. I'd love to see a feature that would let them do just that. Specifically, I'm ...
    last modified by EMILY SCHOCH
  • how to auto-assign points to watching a video?

    I assign short educational videos to watch. These are now in-lieu of 'in-class participation points', so i'd like to assign automatically points to everyone who watches the videos. How do I do that when I set up the ...
    Irina Overeem
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