Below is a running list of new/updated features and changes that impact our online learning systems. This article focuses on our Canvas and Kaltura systems, but will also highlight other systems used by our online users such as Zoom.
Here is an archived list of historical Feature and System Changes
- January 04, 2023
In the Grades page, the score column has been updated to display the score and total score in a single column . When a new comment is added to a rubric, an indicator (blue dot) displays on the rubric button . Additionally, when a new comment is added to an assignment an indicator and the number of comments displays on the feedback button .
To view feedback, click the ViewFeedback button to display comments in a pop-out tray.
To view a detailed word count in the Rich Content Editor from the status bar click the Word Count.
The Word Count modal in the status bar displays the same modal as the Word Count in the Toolbar.
In the Rich Content Editor (RCE), the following toolbar buttons have been updated to open the menu with a single click:
- Record/Upload Media
- Icon Maker Icons
In the Rich Content Editor, the toolbar buttons display the menu with a single click. Previously, these buttons were split to include a quick action feature which has been removed.
In the Gradebook and SpeedGrader, the missing status of an assignment can be added by entering MI or mi in the assignment cell. Additionally in Gradebook Settings, when the Automatically apply grade for missing submissions setting is enabled, entering MI or mi applies the set grade.
In the Gradebook, entering MI or mi updates the status of an assignment to Missing.
In SpeedGrader, to update an assignment’s status to Missing, enter MI or mi and press enter or click in another area of the page.
When printing, individual assignment comments display below assignment details. Previously when printing individual assignment comments, the comment tray displayed and hid assignment details.