cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Be in the know for Product!
Want to learn about a feature gets on the roadmap and the product process? In the links below, learn about the feature lifecycle, get product insights, participate in feature idea conversations, provide feedback about beta features, and view details of recent releases.

Roadmap

Canvas teams are continually updating the roadmap and noting features that are coming in the next three months.

Roadmap

The roadmap indicates the targeted month a feature should be released and is updated monthly. Dates are always subject to change.

Discovery Conversations

Engage with the product team on projects and initiatives in the early stages of the software development process. View projects in the Research phase and share feedback.


These features are currently in development and are targeted to be released within the indicated month. Roadmap items are updated monthly and are subject to change. Last updated 2021-02-22

Canvas LMS

Gradebook View Ungraded as Zero

Allow instructors to view ungraded assignments as a zero grade, helping them make informed decisions about content and how they can support struggling students.

Gradebook Import of Final Grade Overrides

Allow instructors to import final grade overrides in the Gradebook.

MathJax Rendering

Allow the MathJax JS library to render equations in a more accessible format and promote ease of use.

MasteryConnect

Report Card Automation

Introduce report card templates for administrators.


    These features are currently in development and are targeted to be released within the indicated month. Roadmap items are updated monthly and are subject to change. Last updated 2021-02-22

    Canvas LMS

    Anonymous Assignments in Grade Calculations

    Allow unposted anonymous assignments to be ignored in grade calculations and CSV exports.

      Assignment Webcam Submissions

      Allow students without mobile devices to to submit an image of their work for grading using their computer webcam.

        Calendar: Configuration for Microsoft Teams

        Simplify the Teams meeting process within Canvas so Calendar details only have to be entered once.

          Canvas Data 2 (Beta)

          Beta access to low-latency transactional and operational data, collected across various educational products and optimized for bulk transfer.

            Discussions Sort Controls

            Allow users to sort discussions by oldest or newest replies.

              Homeroom Dashboard for K-5

              Allow K-5 institutions to set a redesigned dashboard for a teacher to manage the homeroom course.

                LTI Deep Linking Custom Parameters

                Support a returned custom parameter from the deep link response message to provide to the tool in subsequent launches.

                  Modules Support for New Quizzes

                  Allow instructors to add new quizzes in a modules workflow.

                    Outcomes Decoupling Mastery Scales and Proficiency Calculations (New Quizzes)

                    Set mastery scales and proficiency calculations independently of outcomes for New Quizzes.

                      Permissions: Add/Remove Teachers, Designers, TAs Granularity

                      Allow admins to granularly define permissions for adding or removing teachers, designers, and TAs in a course.

                        Permissions: Add/Remove Students Granularity

                        Allow admins to granularly define permissions for adding or removing students in a course.

                          Permissions: Course Files Granularity

                          Allow admins to granularly define permissions for managing course files.

                            SpeedGrader Submission Reassignment

                            Allow teachers to reassign work to students from within SpeedGrader.

                              Student Filters for Learning Mastery Gradebook

                              Allow instructors to filter for inactive and concluded enrollments to see mastery data in the Learning Mastery Gradebook.

                                Undelete Rubrics

                                Allow users to restore deleted rubrics.

                                  Canvas Mobile

                                  Mobile App Version Update Notification

                                  Notify users when a new version of the app is available.

                                    Catalog

                                    Dropped and Concluded Courses

                                    Support concluded and dropped courses.

                                      Login Flow

                                      Improve the user login workflow.

                                        MasteryConnect

                                        Document Uploader

                                        Allow teachers to upload documents within the Student Mastery Report.

                                          Student Level Tools

                                          Expansion of tools and accommodations on the student level.

                                            Portfolium

                                            User Importer

                                            Introduce the available to upload users and schedule imports.

                                              Student Level Tools

                                              Expansion of tools and accommodations on the student level.

                                                SIS Integrations

                                                MasteryConnect SIS Integration

                                                Integrate the MasteryConnect rostering experience with Canvas SIS platforms.

                                                  Studio

                                                  Chromebook Support

                                                  Introduce Chromebook support for screen capturing.


                                                    These features are currently in development and are targeted to be released within the indicated month. Roadmap items are updated monthly and are subject to change. Last updated 2021-02-22

                                                    Canvas LMS

                                                    Annotated Assignments

                                                    Allow teachers to create assignments where they upload a worksheet to be annotated by students.

                                                      Course Templates

                                                      Allow admins to designate a course ID that will be used as the course shell for all new courses, created both manually or via SIS.

                                                        SIS Integrations

                                                        SIS Roles and Permissions

                                                        Introduce roles and permissions in the SIS platform.