• Setting Category Percentages

    I want to make my quizzes = 25% of total grade, and homework = 25%, etc. How do I do that?
    created by GARY BERGREEN
  • Allow Importing of Rubrics from csv Format

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    403 votes
    Similar to a previously archived idea here: (Create rubrics offline and then upload.), it would be very, very helpful to be able to create a rubric offline and then import it into either the course or to a specific as...
  • Difference(s) between an Assignment and a Page

    I'm just starting to develop modules for a course, but it's still not clear to me as to the difference between a Page and an Assignment.   I realize that there are different types of "Assignments," but pract...
    Howard Davis
    last modified by Howard Davis
  • Roll Report

    How can I get the roll report to do a list of the students and their attendance? Right now I get a long list of every student and every class period but it is not easy to read. I need: Student name - attendance on ea...
    Molly Lynch
    created by Molly Lynch
  • Batch Group Management

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    429 votes
    Currently Canvas only allow manual Group creation and member assignment. This idea is about to provide Teacher ability to create course Groups, assign group members via batch .csv upload, so course Groups and group me...
    Lisa Li
    last modified by Lisa Li
  • Canvas blocked while I'm doing ESL Exercises

    Why I cannot continue to do & to learn my ESL Class on Canvas? Why it's blocked? Why I Cannot keep going? How may I do it?  
    Kieu Tran
    last modified by Kieu Tran
  • Images resize with each reload of the page

    I've been having an issue for awhile, every time I load the "Units" page the images change size. This does not happen on any other page. 
    Joseph Messina
    created by Joseph Messina
  • New Quizzes: Allow Rich Content editing for fill in the blank

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    259 votes
    Fill in the blank only allows word answer. If my students needs to enter (2sin(x)cos(x)) or something from calculus it gets confusing. If students as well as teachers are allowed to use Rich Content Editing in simple ...
    Buddha Nepal
    last modified by Buddha Nepal
  • Have Cursor Remain on Same Spot on Page When You Switch Between the Rich Content Editor and the HTML Editor

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    91 votes
    I know there are several good ideas about improving the HTML editor including making it easier to read the HTML. I think one thing that would be beneficial is to have my cursor remain on the same spot of the page when...
    Tim Maw
    last modified by Tim Maw
  • Visual Indicator in Grades Tab for Presence of Teacher Comments

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    Sometimes I've made comments on certain students' particular scores, and I need to edit them, but I don't remember which students' scores I've commented on. It would be nice to scan down an assignment's scores in the ...
    Keith Davis
    last modified by Keith Davis
  • Submit an assignment on behalf of a student

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    980 votes
    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
  • Notification Indicator for Submission Comments in Gradebook

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    17 votes
    I would like to suggest a notification indicator in the grade book for new submission comments. E-mail notifications are already an option but when you are physically in the grade book there is no way of knowing that ...
    Amanda Carpenter
    last modified by Amanda Carpenter
  • Reports on Eportfolio Use

    I am an admin for our Canvas instance and we have a few teachers interested in using the eportfolio application.  Is there any report that can be run to tell me how many students/teachers are using eportfolios? &...
    Brenda Adrian
    last modified by Brenda Adrian
  • Retain Highlight between RCE and HTML View

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    In edit mode for the Rich Content Editor, please make it possible to highlight a line or word and have that highlight remain when I click over to HTML view.   I love the WYSIWYG feature and sometimes I vent...
    Rachael Sweeten
    last modified by Rachael Sweeten
  • Access API from LTI

    I am trying to access the Canvas Groups API, I need to retrieve information on group sets.   We currently authenticate via LTI 1.1 and LTI 1.3   How should I go about getting an access token for the API? &...
    Lyle Dsouza
    last modified by Lyle Dsouza
  • Customizable Checklists to Add to Modules

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    144 votes
    This is a feature that I was expecting to find in Canvas because I have used it in D2L Brightspace. A checklist is something that is added to a module and created by the instructor. Here's an article about it in ...
    Shane Degen
    last modified by Shane Degen
  • Task "Check Off" in Modules

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    161 votes
    I have had several students request that they have the ability to "check off" and "flag" certain items within a modules.  They would like to be able to "check off" when something is completed and flag things to c...
    Karma M. Lapacek
    last modified by Karma M. Lapacek
  • A Magical Method of Behavior Tracking

    Behavior Tracking  Keeping track of student behavior can be a challenging task for most teachers.  It needs to be done with fidelity and privacy. It should be recorded as it happens in order to be truly accu...
    Kelley Lozicki
    last modified by Kelley Lozicki
  • Using Google Docs for dynamic Canvas content

    If you create a document in Google Drive, you can click on File > Publish to the Web > Publish to generate a link or embed code. The embed code can be used anywhere in Canvas where the Rich Content Editor is ava...
    Stefanie Sanders
    last modified by Stefanie Sanders
  • Auto Save in Rich Content Editor

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    357 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
    last modified by Susan Nugent