The Canvas Teacher app helps you view and edit existing course assignments.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
Assignments are organized by assignment group and due date .
If your course includes grading periods, you can also filter by grading period by tapping the Filter link .
For each assignment, you can view all the details for the assignment including the title , points , due date , and submission type .
To edit the assignment, tap the Edit link .
To view submissions for the assignment, tap the Submissions icon .
Edit Assignment Details
To edit the assignment title, tap the Title field . To edit the assignment description, tap the Edit Description link . You can use the Rich Content Editor to format description text.
To edit the point total, tap the Points field . To edit how the grade is displayed to students, tap the Display Grade as field . Display Grade options include Percentage, Complete/Incomplete, Points, Letter Grade, GPA Scale, and Not Graded.
If the assignment does not have any submissions, you can publish or unpublish the assignment by tapping the Publish button .
To edit who the assignment is assigned to, tap the Assign To field.
View the current assignees for the assignment .
To add assignees, tap the Add Assignee link .
Edit Availability and Due Dates
To edit the assignment due date and time, tap the Due Date fields . To edit the availability date and times, tap the Available From or Available To fields .
To add additional due dates or availability dates, tap the Add Due Date link .