• Hiding and Viewing Modules for Individual Sections

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    290 votes
    Parts of this have been mentioned in previous requests (Modules within Modules and others) and I wonder if this is more to do with the needs of K12 than beyond?   We run a model based on UK curriculum which may ...
    Gideon Williams
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  • How did you plan out your Sub Accounts and Groups?

    We're currently in the midst of moving from D2L SaaS to Canvas. Currently our courses all fall into a "one big bucket" system. Can anyone share their strategy surrounding the implementation of Sub Accounts and Groups?...
    Shah Yazdanian
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  • Submission Form

    OK, am I crazy? This semester, I look at the submission form (I'm talking about the little square that pops up when I click on the submission in the gradebook, and that says "More details in the Speedgrader") and then...
    Joan Merriam
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  • Search by name when enrolling in course

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    9 votes
    When you go into a course, into People, and select +People, you can find users by email, login, or SIS ID.  Please add the ability to find users by sortable name, which will make it a lot easier for those institu...
    Tony Harris
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Manage (add/edit/delete) assignments and quizzes" into 3 permissions

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    181 votes
    Please change each the  "Manage (add/edit/delete) assignments and quizzes" from a single setting to three separate settings.   Current: Manage (add / edit / delete) assignments and quizzes   Should bec...
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  • Grading Discussion in the Discussion Stream

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    222 votes
    I often use the Discussion feature as a Do Now activity for students in my classes. I try and reward students with points for participating in the discussions daily. Sometime going through the Speedgrader to grade the...
    Lauren Brown
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  • Display Discussion Rubrics by Default

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    316 votes
    As a K-12, we love that Canvas has built-in rubrics for assignments. We are also thankful that whatever rubric we create is displayed prominently, just beneath the content of the assignment while in student view. This...
    Isaac Piercy
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  • Auto Save in Rich Content Editor

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    329 votes
    This is badly needed. We have had several people lost content they were writing in discussion posts and it would be useful when creating pages as well. Even here in the community Jive has this feature and I love it. C...
    Susan Nugent
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  • Discussion Notification: Activity that involves you

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    55 votes
    Similar to how Facebook notifies you when someone replies to your specific post, I would like this feature in Canvas. In nearly all of my classes, we are required to make postings and answer student replies. How...
    Cory Fairfield
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  • @ mentions in Discussion forums

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    336 votes
        You have a class of 30 and there are three Tom's, how can we differentiate who we are talking to?   This idea was considered when developing our product plan for Q3 2019 and is not expected to in...
    Shaun Holland
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  • Canvas Release Notes (2019-09-21)

    Upcoming Canvas Changes   Feature Option Enforcement: January 18 On January 18, 2020, the following feature options will be enabled for all institutions: Anonymous Grading (Course) Enable Dashboard Images for...
    Erin Hallmark
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  • Modules Display as Collapsed by Default

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    276 votes
    With courses that have many modules and module items, the default un-collapsed state on the modules page makes the view overwhelming. I would love the option to choose a 'current' module and have that automatically op...
    Brandon Pousley
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  • Allow folders in Pages

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    2198 votes
    Greetings all. Conversations in the community unthread after 100 comments, making the conversation difficult to follow, and official comments hard to find. For this reason we're posting our most recent update here: &#...
    Beck Hasti
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  • Blackboard Archiving and decommissioning approaches

      Hi, just wondering what approach ex Blackboard users have taken when transitioning to Canvas? The options for and implications of decommissioning Blackboard Where the data should remain accessible for legislat...
    Gary Thornley
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  • Accurate Breadcrumb Trail in Modules

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    315 votes
    It would be great if the breadcrumb trail would follow your navigation correctly when you are working in modules rather than switching to "page", "discussions", "assignments" or whatever you click on. Would it be poss...
    Liesl Wuest
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  • Test student

    In the Grades section, what is the test student for?   Can anyone else but me see that?
    Nazik Arisian
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  • Email multiple classes at one time

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    848 votes
    Instructors often want, or are asked, to share news and information of importance to all our classes.  Currently, that means copying and pasting that information into anywhere from 2-5 different classes.  Gi...
    Elizabeth Malatestinic
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  • Is there a way to 'unfavourite' all course by default?

    I am currently building courses for young students and I am trying to simplify their user experience. To that end I am trying to organise the dashboards of all students so that they can only see one course by def...
    Craig Nicholls
    created by Craig Nicholls
  • If a student did not take a quiz and later--long after the due date--wants to use that quiz for review, how can I make that possible?

    If a student did not take a quiz and later--long after the due date--wants to use that quiz for review, how can I make that possible?
    Wilber Johnson
    created by Wilber Johnson
  • Why cant I access my canvas dashboard?

    When I click on dashboard, only blank flashing boxes pop up. When I try clicking on them nothing happens. I try to view my classes by clicking on courses but when I do that I cant see my grades or submit anything.
    Yosselyn Camacho
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