K12 1:1 programs often require that students consume all course content on either a provided device or a device students bring from home. The most popular provided device is the iPad.
Currently, the Canvas quiz-taking experience on a mobile device is not great because it’s a webview within the app. User's usually need to log in again to access a quiz, and when they do, they find tiny text (because the Canvas quiz view is not mobile-optimized) and a text editor that is not fully mobile-friendly.
As a student:
|We're planning to make this available in the iOS and Android Canvas apps in Q3 of 2015.|