Canvas Release Notes July 2020

Canvas logo next to yellow field with July 2020 release notes

Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades the third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Read highlights from the July 18 Release Notes below.

In this Canvas release, multiple previously introduced features are being enforced for all Canvas users. The University of Minnesota previously enabled the following features:

  • Direct Share
  • Due and Availability Date Bulk Edit
  • Limited Submission Attempts
  • Instructor Publishing Improvements
  • File Upload Enhancements
  • Course Notifications
  • Course Navigation Rubrics Link

Updated Features

Blueprint Courses

Blueprint Association Course Publishing Enforcement

  • When admins associate courses with a Blueprint Parent Course, admins may choose to ensure that courses are published as part of the association sync by selecting the “Publish upon association” checkbox.

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