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Parents booking appointments (Observers using the calendar scheduler)

At my school, parents are observers. We're trying out different systems for parents evenings, including the Canvas scheduler.   If parents could sign their children up for appointments ...

11-19-2021

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Canvas android app on Windows 11

I'd like to see the Canvas apps (Canvas student, teacher and parent) available on Windows 11.   I believe the android apps available for windows 11 are only available from the Amazon App ...

09-24-2021

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Two way sync?

Could you add students to a microsoft team and they get automatically enrolled in the canvas course?

08-27-2021

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Remove the requirement to "check" pen annotations

In speedgrader on the web, teachers have to "check" or "tick" pen annotations. This is different from most annotation apps.  The need to "check" to save pen annotations is confusing since that...

04-30-2021

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Connect canvas data to power bi

I'm trying to pull Canvas data into Power BI and I'm struggling at the first hurdle.  How do you get Power BI to read the data from Canvas?   I've read through the guides and I'm sti...

04-12-2021

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New Quizzes: Allow Student-created quizzes

As a instructor, I would like to set an assignment where students could use the new quizzes lti to create their own quiz questions.  Those questions could populate a quiz bank.  As a te...

04-11-2021

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Annotating submissions automatically adds a teacher comment

When annotating submissions using the speed grader, it would be useful for the students to receive an automated comment like "Please see annotated feedback" This helps students quickly identify tha...

04-11-2021

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Temporary course notification pause - by the instructor

As a teacher, you may want to do add lots of assignments or import assignments from Canvas Commons.  When making lots of changes to a live course, each new piece of content can trigger a notific...

04-08-2021

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Force Chronological order for Dashboard to-do list items

List view in the dashboard shows to-do items by date. But within each day, the items are not listed in order of time.  Instead, they are listed in the order that the courses appear in the cour...

04-08-2021

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Is there an API for speedgrader annotations

For monitoring feedback in Canvas, we can use the submissions API to collect information about grades, rubrics and submission comments.  This is useful for tracking feedback given to students.&n...

02-01-2021

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Visual quiz structure in New Quizzes: page breaks

When designing a quiz, at the moment we can have either all questions on one page or one question at a time. It would be useful to group questions together so that different questio...

05-29-2020

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Hide or remove points from assignment

I would like to have the option to remove or hide points from assignments. This would help draw the focus towards formative comments.  The majority of assignments at our school are ...

05-12-2020

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Favicon change for Beta and Test environments

To help quickly identify if you are in the production, beta or test environments, it would be useful if each had their own distinctive favicon. We're currently doing this with javascript, but it's...

04-28-2020

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Office 365 Authentication - CSV file for SIS import

I'm testing out Office 365 authentication.  I can't find information about what is needed in the users SIS import file to get Microsoft Office 365 authentication working.  Is it a...

06-26-2018

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Parents requested this at my school - multiple students

In 2016 we ran a series of after school training sessions to show parents how to use Canvas. A comment that came up time and again was how can a parent easily switch the view from one child to the ne...

05-25-2017

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Isaac Physics integration

Isaac physics contains lots of physics and maths questions that could be integrated with Canvas quizzes or results pushed into the gradebook.  We use at our school. Isaac Physics&nbs...

05-19-2017

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Parents: toggle view between children

This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas   In the calendar I'd like to see a way to toggle the view from one child to another.  Vital for parents, teaching a...

05-11-2017

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Student planners / homework diaries - Canvas guide

All our students have planners to write their homework into.  We usually put some school-specific information into the front few pages of their planners.  I've made a couple of pages explai...

06-20-2016

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Numerical & formula - standard form

  This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas   Idea open for vote Wed. November 4, 2015 - Wed. February 3, 2016  Learn more about voting...   There sh...

10-15-2015

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Account level calendar (and sub-account level calendar)

This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas Account level and sub-account level calendar use cases: Holiday dates Open days Special events Competitions All use...

05-07-2015

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