• Obtaining and using Access Report data for an entire course

    May 27, 2020, update (version 15): Another week, another update. This time I installed a new linter to check for crud and subtle issues with the code. It turned up a lot of little things and at least one place where ...
    James Jones
    last modified by James Jones
  • Adjust All Assignment Dates on One Page

    Update March 15, 2020.   Version 2d is now available. The only changes were to remove the mute column (Canvas deprecated that functionality in January 2020) and add a points column to change the points on an as...
    James Jones
    last modified by James 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
    last modified by Kona Jones
  • 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
  • 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 c...
    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
  • 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
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  • New Gradebook Comparison Chart.docx

    Kona Jones
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  • New Gradebook Comparison Chart.pdf

    Kona Jones
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  • Videotutoriales para el uso de Canvas en español (Estudiantes)

    El Centro de Desarrollo Docente de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile ha generado una serie de videotutoriales para  para orientar el uso de Canvas a los estudiantes de nuestra universid...
    Daniel Canales
    last modified by Daniel Canales
  • Videotutoriales para el uso de Canvas en español (Profesores)

    El Centro de Desarrollo Docente de la Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile ha generado una serie de videotutoriales para el uso técnico y pedagógico de las principales herramientas de Can...
    Daniel Canales
    last modified by Daniel Canales
  • 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 jivedocs@instructure.com
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
    last modified by James 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
    last modified by James Jones
  • Understanding Multiple Answers Questions

    This document explains what Multiple Answers questions are, how partial credit is computed for these questions, why Canvas computes partial credit the way it does, and compares the multiple answers offerings of other ...
    James Jones
    last modified by jivedocs@instructure.com
  • 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 jivedocs@instructure.com
  • Extra credit using weighted assignment groups.

    Canvas has a number of ways to manage extra credit (and for an explanation, see How do I give extra credit in a course?). This document will elaborate on one of the options discussed briefly in the Canvas Guide, namel...
    Stefanie Sanders
    last modified by jivedocs@instructure.com
  • 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 jivedocs@instructure.com