Can you set the student Grades view so they see total points and not %?
Does Canvas gradebook handle negative points?
1. Yes, but only for the Total score. First your gradebook has to be a points based gradebook (no weighting of assignment groups). Then if you click the little pull down arrow that shows up when you mouse over the "Total" heading you'll see the option to "Switch to "Switch to Points."
2. Yes, if you enter in a negative value it will subtract the points from the total points. Yet, as a FYI, I did just find out this doesn't seem to work for complete/incomplete assignments.
Hope this helps!
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