Canvas Release Notes May 2020

Canvas logo with May 2020 date

Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Read highlights from the May 16 Release Notes below.

Updated Features

Notifications

SMS Notification Types Deprecation

  • All SMS notification types are deprecated except Announcements and Grading notification types. Other notification types are more consistent and reliable for Canvas users.

    • Announcements notifications include new announcements in a course
    • Grading notifications include assignment graded and submission grade changed

From Canvas: