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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 2021-03-12

Canvas LMS

Assignment Webcam Submissions

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

    Canvas Data 2 (Beta)

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

      Homeroom Dashboard - Canvas for Elementary

      Allow elementary institutions to set a redesigned dashboard for a teacher to manage the homeroom course.

      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.

                    Catalog

                    Dropped and Concluded Courses

                    Support concluded and dropped courses.

                      MasteryConnect

                      Report Card Automation

                      Introduce report card templates for administrators

                        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 2021-03-16

                                  Canvas Mobile

                                  Mobile App Version Update Notification (Android)

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

                                    Catalog

                                    Login Flow

                                    Improve the user login workflow.

                                      MasteryConnect

                                      Document Uploader

                                      Allow teachers to upload documents within the Student Mastery Report.

                                        SIS Integrations

                                        SIS Category Mapping

                                        Allow matching of assignment groups to SIS categories.

                                          Studio

                                          Annotations

                                          Introduce annotation capabilities.

                                            Videri

                                            Branding

                                            Introduce new color themes to match Instructure branding.


                                              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 2021-03-16

                                              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.