Canvas Release Notes for February 16, 2019

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Reopen Student Assessment

  • Instructors can reopen an assessment attempt for an individual students from the Moderation page. Reopening an assessment will reopen the most recent attempt for the student.

Additional Result Restriction Settings

  • Instructors can manage additional settings when the Restrict Student Result View option is selected. Student result settings include displaying total points awarded, total points possible, and assessment items and questions.


Institution Search Results

  • When viewing the Resource Details tab in Commons, users can view filtered search results that only display resources from their specific institution.

Favorites and Downloads Sorting

  • The resource card displays the number of times a resource has been favorited and downloaded, allowing instructors to easily find content in Commons.