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Statement by Mr. Goldtooth: "If Navajo Language is lost, then will lose culture and history of Navajo People".1.  List/discuss 2-4 important issues that Mr. Goldtooth raises in the video:a. Introduction made by four clans. He lives in Shiprock and or...

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I have a course group with 12 assignments, but I only want 3 assignments to count for the final grade of that group (worth 10% of the overall grade). Is there a rule to keep only a certain number of assignments in a course group?

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I created a rubric in one course but would like to use it in another course.  Can you copy rubrics from one course to another?

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Hello,I'm a long time BlackBoard/Turn It In user.  I am using Canvas for the first time at another university. Generally, they are very similar and intuitive.However, when it comes to grading papers, there is one GLARING difference between Blackboard...

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I was once in a district that used Canvas where we had student logs. These logs were attached to students' Canvas profiles. Teachers could add information to these logs, i.e. "called student's parent and left a message", or "assigned student study ha...

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Hi, I need to find information related to some events about deleted courses in canvas. Looking in Admin Tools, specifically Logging>Course activity and then Event details, I can see information that gives me an Event ID, date, time, user, source and ...

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it wont let me log in 

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Recently the Submission Comments tab has gone blank on me. Last semester I used it every week to check in on assignment feedback, but starting this semester I can't view anything (even past classes). Is this a local issue to our instance, or somethin...

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Is there a way to do this without having to manually change the assignment to missing?For example, the assignment is on paper with no submission. Has a due date. Student fails to turn in work. Is there a way to set Canvas to auto the missing designat...

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Good morning!I am unable to access the Respondus Lockdown.  I am getting a note saying, "The app you're trying to install isn't a Microsoft-verified app."  What do I do now?  I am trying to take my first quiz with no success.Please help!Cathy Daniels

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How do I leave the class once the course is finished?

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Hello am having trouble recording in canvas, I have a macbook air and when I try to record something it says flash required for recording video, I can't seem to figure out how to get it to record.

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Right now, messages in my inbox seem to be organized by conversation thread.  This is a mess. I often cannot locate messages because they are in the midst of a string.  Replies are not always listed under "sent" emails.How can I change the setup so t...

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hello,My summer class at STLCC-Florissant Valley is scheduled to open tomorrow, May 17; I am having trouble understanding how to get into Canvas to begin accessing my class.  I clicked on the blue Canvas prompt for students and I see my summer class ...

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I'm signed into my canvas on my phone, ipad and school borrowed laptop. I am able to access canvas fine on my phone and ipad, but when I try to access canvas on the laptop, I just get blank pages. The icons on the side appear, except my courses don't...

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Not clear on what it needs to be done

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Hi - Im using the canvas API to create an external tool that shows up on left hand side as course navigation, and I am able to do this if i use the xml option and put a bunch of xml in the xml param. I was hoping I could do the same without xml, that...

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Hello, I am wondering if I can pull a list of "former" learners or students. Our course is not a typical semestered course but a drop-in publicly available set of modules. We give learners 4 weeks to complete the module and then they are removed to m...

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How do I download a Syllabus in my courses on Canvas? 

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How do I find my courses on my canvas

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Some SpeedGrader functions are still not working. I tried multiple browsers and devices and physical locations within DC metro area. Tough for in-class presentations and year-end grading and feedback.I'm in IAD area (and maybe AWS region us-east-1).E...

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SpeedGrader appears to be down and says "Service is currently unavailable. Try again later." When might this be corrected? I have time-sensitive grades I need to pass out.

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If I export a Canvas course as a zip file, will I be able to open the assignments up to pull content from them and/or can I upload them into Google Classroom?I am an instructor moving from a Canvas district to a Google Classroom district.Thank you fo...

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Is canvas having system problems today? Certain pages are not loading for teachers or students at my school.

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HelloI created an assignment where the students had to upload a screen shot. The students can upload the screen shots but when I go to grade them it says" 502 Bad Gateway" and " Service is currently unavailable. Try again later." It was working 2 day...

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I get the following when trying to access students' assignments Service is currently unavailable. Try again later. Reading some of the related posts, I cannot tel if Canvas thinks they resolved this problem.Anyone else still have this problem?

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In the Training Services Portal there used to be a course called "Preparing to Launch" that you could take and learn how to use Canvas. As a user that has already completed or started the course, it still shows up in the Bridge catalogue. Our new tea...

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Hello, I am unable to upload my doc in canvas.  Thanks-Namrata

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