• Grade a Google Doc using SpeedGrader

    A lot of teachers want students to turn in a Google Doc as a homework assignment. This document will show you how to let student turn in an Google doc assignment (so you can annotate) without having to download the Go...
    Jeremy Perkins
    last modified by Jeremy Perkins
  • How To Disable the Google LTI "Google Drive" Assignment Submission Tab

    The Problem Our number one Canvas help issue the past several years revolves around student's submitting Google Docs, Slides or Sheets via the built-in Google Drive integrations. We switched to the new ...
    Chris Long
    created by Chris Long
  • Copying items in a course

    I WISH I could take credit for discovering this, but my colleague Staci Graff told me about this.   If you want to copy something in your course, assignment, quiz, rubric, etc, there IS a way!   Go to sett...
    jkocher@ufl.edu
    last modified by jkocher@ufl.edu
  • How to wrap text around an image using the Rich Content Editor

    Here's some HTML code that will allow you to use the Rich Content Editor to wrap text around an image on a Canvas page.   Using a Flicker link (this image will appear to the right of the text):  <p><...
    Stefanie Sanders
    last modified by Stefanie Sanders
  • Organizing Media Files with Tabs and Tables

    At the request of Stefanie Sanders, I am creating this resource for those who, like me, use a lot of media files in their courses and would like to be able to organize them in a way that is less visually overwhelming....
    Sarah Stevenson
    last modified by Sarah Stevenson
  • Video Carousel: code-snippet

    [Credit to John Lowe, who first shared this solution to a question posed by Steve B.]   Use case: I want to give students a series of related videos, and would like to keep them on the same Page/etc. yet not bui...
    G.Petruzella@mcla.edu
    last modified by G.Petruzella@mcla.edu
  • Better Group Discussion Navigation

    I've written a user script that provides better navigation when working with group discussions. This document and script are primarily intended for instructors, TAs, or other people who can see multiple groups for gro...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Using Google in Canvas

    UPDATE - January 2017   If you haven't already taken a look at the new Google LTI integration, it does a pretty good job at replacing a lot of the things below. So before you check out the below links, I'd recom...
    Jeremy Perkins
    last modified by Jeremy Perkins
  • Orientation & Training Course Index (Collaboration)

    This collaborative document was created to help organize Orientation and Training Courses that are available for other Institutions to use. All registered users can "Edit" this doc and add their information. IMPORTA...
    Kona Jones
    last modified by Heather Garcia
  • Publish and Embed a Google Slide

    If you are the type of teacher who spent hours building out beautiful PowerPoints with lots of transitions and things, you may have noticed that the Canvas document viewer strips all of that out. A solution is to uplo...
    Jeremy Perkins
    last modified by Jeremy Perkins
  • Duplicating Quiz Questions

    Below is a quick and easy way to duplicate quiz questions. Once copied these questions can be tweaked/adjusted as needed! Create the question you want to duplicate in your course Question Bank - How do I create a que...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Canvancements - Canvas Enhancements

    Sometimes it's hard to find resources in the Canvas Community and often awesome things are overlooked due to the sheer volume of information. To make it easier for people, the following is a comprehensive list of Canv...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Adjust All Assignment Dates on One Page

    Updated instructions (not code) April 14, 2019. If you are seeing strange date and time, like setting your assignment to be due at 10:00 pm but it coming back as 9:59 pm the next day, I've determined the quick fix unt...
    James Jones
    created by James Jones
  • Creating Multiple Assignments in Canvas at the Same Time Using iMacros

    Update - This document has now largely been superseded by Canvas' cool ability to now duplicate assignments and duplicate pages.  Both work exactly as advertised and have been tremendous additions to Canvas. ...
    Ken Black
    created by Ken Black
  • Announcements Widget for Home Page

    We've given our faculty the option to put a widget on their homepage that populates all the Announcements that are made in the course so it's a streamlined list for students.  It's been a helpful addition, so I w...
    Emily Frank
    last modified by Emily Frank
  • Tips for Managing Multiple Sections of Same Course

    Since many institutions are no longer cross-listing multiple sections of courses due to the increased FERPA requirements (see a rich discussion re: this here), we are compiling a list of "Tips" to share with our facul...
    Amy Rovner
    last modified by Amy Rovner
  • Sorting Dashboard Course Cards

    December 8, 2018 - No Longer Needed Canvas has released their own solution for sorting the dashboard course cards. You should remove this script and use their solution. Things should continue to work until y...
    James Jones
    created by James Jones
  • Let students edit a google doc in Canvas

    This is a great way for students to participate on the same document without having to leave Canvas. Note: This is not the best way to distribute documents that students need to make individual edits on.   1. Ope...
    Jeremy Perkins
    last modified by Jeremy Perkins
  • QuizWiz: Enhancements to SpeedGrader and Quizzes

    QuizWiz is a user script developed by James Jones  and Avi Naiman that adds speed enhancements to quizzes, assignments, and discussions within SpeedGrader. It also provides alternative scoring methods for certain...
    James Jones
    created by James Jones
  • Media and HTML Examples: A Library/Lab

    I maintain a "Lab" course to demo various tools and other cool things as I encounter them. (And to remind myself too. :-) I find it's a pretty good place for faculty to browse - and potentially discover something they...
    G.Petruzella@mcla.edu
    last modified by G.Petruzella@mcla.edu