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I've been using Speedgrader through the Canvas Teacher App on my iPad. My annotated comments have started floating away--they don't stay or appear where I put them. Even if I can find them somewhere else on the page, I can't move them to where I want...

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I have 10 sections of 8th grade language arts classes...5 brick and mortar and 5 elearners...and each B&M has a blended elearner section....5 class period...all combined into one "course". 109 students.Speedgrader always worked great for the first 9 ...

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Hi All, question here that might not be a Canvas specific. Has anybody got any favoured approaches for annotating students submitted pdfs with stylus inking, and then resaving as a pdf that students can use? We're finding that doing it in Edge someti...

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How do I assign different assignment group rules for different grading periods?  If I change the drop rules for the beginning of the 2nd grading period, it changes the grades in the first grading period also.I don't want to start dropping assignments...

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I have many little assignments/quizzes to help students break up and manage their work. However, when a student needs an extension for work over two or three days because of family emergency or whatnot, I have to go into each assignment to give that ...

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Is anyone else having issues with files on Canvas?  My students are directed to a white screen when trying to open a file that I uploaded.  I have used the same Course Shell for 3 years and I have never had a problem.

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When I look at my canvas gradebook, I see many students with either a "0" or a "-" for their grade.  Is there a way to set all of those to "missing" without having to do each student and assignment individually?I already know how to set up the late p...

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A parent has access to my class chat, how do I disable his access?

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I write math stuff with Latex. Normally I can type in an expression, highlight it, press the equation editor, and it will get the expression right. Lately, I've been getting some errors that look okay in the equation editor, but wrong on the page. I ...

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I would like to make a multiple fill in question.   The question has multiple answers such as "Name three items needed to take a blood pressure"...the answers can be in any order1.2.3. Is there a shorter way to type in possible choices?   I have to t...

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Hello all! My name is Erinne Kennedy and I am a faculty member at the Kansas City University College of Dental Medicine. We will be using a portfolio as a global assessment tool for our dental students. We are planning to use a portfolio software tha...

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I have hidden Grades on my canvas courses, as I am using a spreadsheet in place of.However, a number of students have mentioned and shown me a 'score' displaying on their smart phone's canvas app.  These student acknowledge that they cannot see their...

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I just created a module ( week long) and the assignments for the last 3 days of the week are not appearing in speed grader... any ideas why? 

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I teach Spanish at community colleges in California. I just found out that when I grade the students' compositions with SpeedGrader, the students are repeatedly sent messages from Canvas that their "composition has a new annotation," or something lik...

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I have a quiz that has feedback for every question. The students are not able to see the feedback for any of the questions. What am I missing?

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I gave a quiz to 50 students, new style type and everything went  fine, or so I thought. When i checked one student's log (from the Moderate tab), instead of showing their quiz activity I getThere are no session events to display yet.What could have ...

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I would like to use Breakout rooms in zoom, but to do so I need to identify the email addresses of each of my students and the breakout room assigned.  How do I get a list of my students' email addresses? Maybe there is a better way.  Can we link the...

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In viewing student logs of a timed quiz I have given in Canvas, some show that the student is pausing the quiz, then resuming (after they have looked up the answer on their phone?). These are virtual students that I cannot monitor. How are they doing...

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Hi, everyone.I am an instructor and I am trying to use R to programatically fetch all grades from peer reviews. What we want to do in our course is give students two grades from peer reviews:1) The median grade given to them by 4 peers (50%)2) The gr...

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Is there a way to grant extended deadline permissions to specific students for the entirety of the course? I am referring to students who have an IEP/504 plan that allows them additional days to submit an assignment without a late penalty. I know how...

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I know how to assign certain assignments to particular students, and I know how to assign different due dates to different sections/students. What I can't figure out is how to assign a differentiated assignment for my students receiving SPED reading ...

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I was wondering if someone could answer a question for me. When editing an assignment or a quiz and then going down to the SEPA section and selecting students that might be under the category "Add'l time for tasks/twice/more than twice the allotted t...

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I am amazed that the current late policy by Canvas is a complete fault. If I misunderstand the situation, please correct me. I want to have a small deduction of 5% per day, but after 10 days, a student will still get something if he submits his assig...

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Students are uploading images for assignment submissions. While the images can be downloaded, the inline preview does not work.If applicable, the following error appears after clicking the link to show the image inline: 

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A teacher has come to me for help with an issue and I'm stumped. One and only one of her students is unable to access an assignment in Canvas - it is grayed out for her. All of the other students are able to access the assignment and I double checked...

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Hi All!I'm trying out "new" quizzes for the first time. And immediately got this error:"There is a problem with this assessment. Please contact your instructor."All I did was create it and save it. I know it's supposed to then give me all the options...

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Hello guys, I'm starting to use Canvas. And I intend to use a class as a model to be replicated when new classes are formed. I would like to know how I use the "Session" option. 

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I am curious as to what is the effect of either bad internet connection or slow internet in the log generated during a student activity in a quiz.Could the  student report present  multiple instances of 1 min in between answering question in which th...

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Can I cross list two different courses (different sections numbers and different content) with the same students?

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