• Getting Started with Canvas in 10 Steps (Students)

    The student-version of the 10 steps to getting started with Canvas was in response to our faculty asking for resources to share with their students. In the end, this was one of our most popular training resources. We ...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Awesome CanvasLMS

    A curated list of CanvasLMS Community and Open Source contributions. Inspired by GitHub - sindresorhus/awesome: Awesome lists about all kinds of interesting topics (awesome.re)   For more information see CanvasLM...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • New Quizzes: Next button for Module Progression

    There should be a "Next" and "Previous" button in Quizzes.next/New Quizzes like there is for regular quizzes, assignments, pages, etc. When a student is in the flow within a module, they are able to advance through th...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Vote - Stop Breaking Links When Page Title is Changed

    Have you ever had this happen, or have you supported instructors who have had this happen? SCENARIO: An instructor makes a page, let's say a module overview page, and then links to this page from a custom Home page....
    Sarah Phinney
    created by Sarah Phinney
  • SUBJECT Line in Discussion and Improved Threading

    Summary Canvas discussions would be greatly improved if threading was more distinct and posts had a distinct subject line. Describe your idea While I suspect most everyone installed the code that was made available to...
    Michelle Pilati Corselli
    last modified by Michelle Pilati Corselli
  • New RCE - LONGDESC

    Hi all,   This one is for the future development of the updated Rich Content Editor (RCE) Priority: RCE   Would it be possible to include a LONGDESC option for any images/diagrams within the RCE? This wou...
    Dave Stephens
    created by Dave Stephens
  • Dynamic Home Page Content Based on Date

    The home pages are a critical part of any course as they offer students guidance on where to begin when they first log in to a course. For many of our faculty, these pages serve a very specific purpose during the...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Automatically change Front Page on X date

    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Changing Item Type

    Once an item is created, it is currently impossible to change the type without recreating the item type. For example, there is no way possible to change an assignment to a discussion post.   It is very time-cons...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Student app enable landscape view

    Currently the SCORM modules are launched through external tools under submission tab in the student app.   When the external tool is clicked a new window is opened. Unfortunately the new window only launches in ...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • "What-If" Feature for IOS

    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Attendance Overhaul

    Right now attendance in Canvas isn't that useful/effective. Below are the ways it could be improved: When viewing a specific student's information allow faculty to see a snapshot of the whole semester, including the ...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Multiple Due Dates (checkpoints) for Discussions

    With the way that many schools set up forum discussions and require "check-ins" to the forum throughout the week, it would be great if we could include multiple due dates in the discussion activities. For instance, I ...
    Dave Stephens
    created by Dave Stephens
  • Allow students to add/star groups to group menu

    Some of our programs allow students access to past course enrollments because they keep building off of that knowledge. However, the group list becomes very cumbersome and confusing, especially if instructors use a ge...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Canvas Student Scholarship Contest

      You to the power of education As the makers of Canvas, Instructure believes education is one of the world's most powerful forces for change.  This spring we're asking students, "How will a college educatio...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • 3C Media embed code in Canvas has scroll bars

    When I paste video embed code from 3C Media into the HTML Editor of a Canvas page and click Save, all is well -- as long as I don’t switch to the Rich Content Editor.   However, if I go to the Rich Conten...
    Liz du Plessis
    last modified by Liz du Plessis
  • Benefits of Notebowl?

    Are your students and teachers benefiting from Notebowl and, if so, what do they like about it? What drawbacks have you found?   We're evaluating Notebowl since the CVC-OEI has made it available to CCCs.  I...
    STEVE BRUEMMER
    last modified by STEVE BRUEMMER
  • It's Time to Kondo | May 2019 Blogging Challenge

    The Meta Community received some outstanding blogs in the Reflect and Celebrate and Share the Joy Blogging Challenges. It’s exciting that we get to collaborate once again. This is the final of the thre...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Navigation Between Announcements

    The Scenario You log in to Canvas to check out your classes. You see that one of your professors has made multiple announcements. Once you've read the first announcement, you want to see what the other announcements ...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer
  • Recommendations for Organizing Bookmarks, Followings, and Groups (Oh My!)

    Good Morning Fellow Canvasphiles!   To be sure, there are a myriad of helpful, exciting resources available in our Community!  As a matter of fact, I "geek-out" and feel like a kid in a virtual candy-store!...
    Gregory Beyrer
    created by Gregory Beyrer