• How do I get help with Canvas as an instructor?

    You can get help with Canvas by using the Help menu. Depending on your user role, the Help menu generates a list of resources to help you with Canvas. Canvas displays links according to roles in all enrollments; for i...
    Canvas Doc Team
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  • Courses missing from student dashboards

    I signed up for an observer/parent account, added both my children and can see the sunshine state quiz courses for both of them and the science course that my daughter was in before schools closed. I do not see the di...
    Amanda Nobrega
    last modified by Amanda Nobrega
  • Quiz Images

    I want up upload an image for a quiz. When I do, the student view says it is available to the students. How do I upload an image for a quiz that students can't see?
    Tim Moore
    last modified by Tim Moore
  • Canvas

    How do I attach a file in canvas?
    Melissa Hope
    last modified by Melissa Hope
  • How do we add parents so that they can see what their child should be doing in Canvas

    Several parents have asked for permission to get on Canvas and see what their child is supposed to be doing.  How can they be added?
    Mary Sells
    last modified by Mary Sells
  • How do I make an announcement feed on my home page?

    My wife is a student at San Jose State University and all her teachers have an announcement feed at the top of their home page. The rest of their home page is just a page they created with their own content, but the a...
    Kenneth Wiser
    last modified by Kenneth Wiser
  • Is it possible for students to upload a power point for others to see and comment in Discussions?

    I want my students to share their power point presentation for classmates to look at and comment on. Is Discussions the place to do that?
    Jane Stave Viemeister
    last modified by Jane Stave Viemeister
  • Can I be alerted (via email) that there is an inbox message?

    Is there a way to be alerted that there is a Canvas email inbox message?  Currently, I am only alerted to messages if I am actually logged into Canvas.  Periodically, a teacher will send a message that needs...
    Riley Rodriguez
    last modified by Riley Rodriguez
  • Assignments Tab

    How do you make the assignments tab visible to students?
    Kathryn McElroy
    last modified by Kathryn McElroy
  • How do you submit a google earth project into canvas?

    In Canvas, Im tying to turn in a Google Earth project. I completely forgot how to. When i press "submit" it just has a text entry box.
    Abigail Self
    last modified by Abigail Self
  • Copy New Quiz from One Course to Another within Institutions?

    I am trying to copy a New Quiz from one course to another. I see on the side of the quiz it says "Copy," and so I click that, and then it asks which course to copy to, and which module to copy to, and then it gets to ...
    Rebekah Cordeiro
    created by Rebekah Cordeiro
  • Who is my CSR?

    Our CSR has moved on to another job, who is my new CSR? Should I expect an introduction of some sort? 
    Jeff Pocock
    last modified by Jeff Pocock
  • Canvas Parent Release Notes (iOS 3.1)

    In this Canvas Parent update, users can access the Canvas Inbox from the Global Navigation menu. Additionally, they can also message instructors from course grade and assignment details pages. Users can also add stude...
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    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • Canvas Parent Release Archive

    Canvas Parent app releases take place as determined by the Canvas product team and deploy new code to the production environment.    Filtered Release List The Canvas Parent app...
    jivedocs@instructure.com
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • switching between multiple student accounts

    We have four kids doing online learning right now and they have to share computers. It is really frustrating to have to log in and out every single time. Is there a way to keep them all logged in and just toggle betwe...
    Eliza Chesney
    last modified by Eliza Chesney
  • New Quizzes: Add Media Recording to Text Editor

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    I would love for there to be an audio option embedded in the Quizzes.Next text editor so that I could record an audio of me reading the question directly to each question. You can now record one somewhere else like Au...
    Katie Jones
    last modified by Katie Jones
  • New Quizzes new question type: Audio recording

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    Current Situation The current audio submission tool is decent, but it is neither robust nor efficient, and, most importantly, it is not available for quizzes.   Problem For second/foreign language courses, spe...
    Matt McGinniss
    last modified by Matt McGinniss
  • impossible to log in and out of different accounts without needing to restart computer

    I have FOUR children who attend Manatee Academy in St. Lucie County schools in Florida so being able to successfully log in and out of four different children's accounts with the Canvas infrastructure is important. Th...
    Joel  Washburn
    last modified by Joel Washburn
  • Canvas Parent Release Notes (iOS 3.2)

    In Canvas Parent 3.2, the Calendar page has been updated to display both month and week views. Additionally, as of 2020-04-04, users with observer roles can use a QR code to log in to the app.   Canvas Parent ap...
    Erin Hallmark
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • Can a student send a Canvas Inbox email to the whole class?

    Can a student send a Canvas Inbox message to all other students in a class at once? (e.g., can a student send an email blast to the whole class via the Canvas Inbox?)
    Wendy Witherspoon
    last modified by Wendy Witherspoon