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Canvas Release Notes (2019-11-16)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (November 16), in the Course Card Dashboard, courses can be removed as favorites from the course card Options … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2019-10-19)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (October 19), the Course Navigation menu has been updated for improved accessibility. In Conferences, the BigBlueButton interface supports … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2019-09-21)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (September 21), instructors may now add individual feedback for Multiple Choice questions in New Quizzes. Feature Options For … Read More

Upcoming Canvas Changes for January 2020: New Gradebook and MasteryPaths

Canvas periodically includes new functionality designed as opt-in features called Feature Options. These feature options, along with other Canvas functionality, may be enabled for all Canvas institutions at any time. Features options may change the workflow for common activities in Canvas during a current term (at the time of release) and enabling the feature in … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2019-08-17) and Canvas Deploy Notes (2019-08-14)

Recently,  Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, has changed how Canvas is updated. Canvas Releases occur every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. A release represents a scheduled event when customer-affecting code is intended to be visible. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below for the August release. Additionally, Canvas deploys contain … Read More

Canvas Release Schedule Adjustments

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades along with Release Notes; previously these releases occurred every three weeks. The Canvas Release Schedule will be adjusted to support two-week deploys and monthly releases every third Saturday of the month. Background Existing three-week releases include code deploys for … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2019-07-13)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every third Saturday of the month along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. Upcoming Canvas Changes Canvas Release Schedule Adjustments: July 15 Starting July 15, the Canvas Release Schedule will be adjusted to support two-week … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2019-06-01)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every three weeks along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. Upcoming Canvas Changes Internet Explorer 11: August 3 On August 3, Internet Explorer 11 will no longer be supported as a Canvas browser. New Gradebook: January … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2019-05-11)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every three weeks along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. Upcoming Canvas Changes Canvas periodically includes new functionality designed as opt-in features called feature options. Internet Explorer 11: August 3 On August 3, Internet Explorer 11 … Read More

Canvas Release Notes (2019-04-20)

In an effort to continually improve Canvas, Instructure, the parent company of Canvas, releases Canvas upgrades every three weeks along with Release Notes. Pertinent features and upgrades are listed below. In this Canvas release (April 20), the New Gradebook feature for the Final Grade Override option is treated as a course setting and is persistent … Read More