• Automated report of assignments in courses

    Attached Excel workbook is able to download data from Canvas (exclusively using Get API calls) to create an overview of all assignments in all courses you specify using Course SIS IDs.   The worksheet contains...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by Jaap Stelpstra
  • Automated progress report of students in modules

    Attached Excel workbook is able to download data from Canvas (using Get API calls) to create a progress report of all students in a course with modules to which requirements are added (see How do I add requirements to...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by Jaap Stelpstra
  • 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
    last modified by James Jones
  • 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
    last modified by Kona Jones
  • Create course groups from sections using Excel

    Attached Excel workbook is able to download details of the course sections and create a new groupset with groups of your choice. Details of the course sections will be displayed in the columns A to F (see green arr...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by Jaap Stelpstra
  • Automated report of group sets, groups and members in a course

    Attached Excel workbook is able to download data from Canvas (exclusively using Get API calls) to create an overview of all group sets, its groups and its members in a course.   Group sets and groups are displ...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by Jaap Stelpstra
  • 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...
    James Jones
    last modified by James Jones
  • One-Sheet Guides for Canvas/Canvas Guía del Maestro

    Canvas Community y comunidad española,   There are many one-sheet guides out there, but just in case if you were looking for a single-sheet (dual sided) instructional PDF on Canvas... Attached are the same...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Immediate feedback in quizzes, one question at a time

    Hi everyone, Canvas has some great options for giving students feedback in the quizzes. However, like many people joining Canvas, I was particularly keen to have the option for students to get immediate feedback, aft...
    Daniel Eldridge
    last modified by Daniel Eldridge
  • 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
    last modified by Kona Jones
  • 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
    last modified by James Jones
  • Grade Detail Tray

    The Grade Detail Tray is a tool in the New Gradebook that makes it fast and easy to view and enter grades, submission status, and comments, both by individual assignment or student. In addition, the Grade Detail ...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Functionality Comparison:  Current vs. New Canvas Gradebook

    To help with the transition from the current Canvas gradebook to the New Gradebook I created the following functionality comparison. This is a working document, so feel free to comment on if you think wording needs tw...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Non-Graded Assignments: How They are Seen by Students and Faculty

    The newly-introduced feature of Final Grade Exclusion in the August 6, 2016 Release Notes prompted me to create a table that illustrates what faculty and students will see not only with the new feature, but with the e...
    Ken Black
    last modified by Ken Black
  • Obtaining and using Access Report data for an entire course

    Synopsis Canvas provides an Access Report for each student, but you have to click on each student's name from the People page to get it. This document will show you how to install a button on the People page that will...
    James Jones
    last modified by James Jones
  • Easy to Use Google Sheet for Interpreting Your Roll Call Attendance Report

    This document is meant to provide an easier way for faculty to see their Roll Call Attendance results with a minimal amount of effort. It's in many ways a supplement to my longer document in the Community, Using the R...
    Ken Black
    last modified by Ken Black
  • Show student names for Differentiated Assignments

    When assignments, quizzes, or discussions have multiple due dates, Canvas gives a summary table of the dates and the number of students, but not the names of the students. This user script replaces the number of stude...
    James Jones
    last modified by James Jones
  • How to "email" an announcement to all students

    In response to a question posted in a comments section elsewhere, Todd Silvius crafted this elegant response. Since this question comes up so frequently, I'm reproducing Todd's advice to preserve it for posterity. &#...
    Stefanie Sanders
    last modified by Stefanie Sanders
  • Assigning Intra-Group Peer Reviews

    Quick Install For those power users who are impatient, here are the quick install steps. Install the Tampermonkey browser extension for Chrome, Firefox, or Safari Install the Intra-Group Peer Reviews user script. Navi...
    James Jones
    last modified by James Jones
  • How students upload images into their discussion posts

    Teachers managing discussion topics in their courses often want their students to embed images directly into their discussion posts rather than attaching them as files. The student process to accomplish this requires ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    last modified by Stefanie Sanders