iOS Devices

Canvas

Canvas for iOS logo.

Canvas for iOS allows you to:

  • View your Canvas activity stream
  • Stay on top of your to-do items
  • View your course schedule and syllabus
  • Read and participate in course discussions
  • Turn in homework assignments
  • Upload files, videos, and audio recordings
  • Read, create, and reply to inbox messages
  • Study and navigate course pages
  • View grades for your courses and individual assignments
  • View submissions and participate in comment discussions with your instructor
  • Access and participate in Canvas Groups

Canvas Polls

Canvas Polls for iOS logo.

Canvas Polls allows you to instantly assess student comprehension with live, in-class polling. Canvas Polls is free, easy to use, and leverages students' own smartphones or tablets, making it more accessible than off-the-shelf devices. It provides the core features needed for active teaching models like peer instruction. And because Canvas Polls integrates with Canvas courses, participation and performance data is saved for every student, so you'll never lose touch with student understanding.

SpeedGrader

Canvas SpeedGrader for iOS logo.

SpeedGrader for iOS allows you to:

  • See assignment submissions just like web Canvas
  • View photo and video submissions
  • Listen to audio submissions
  • Create video, audio, and text comments to students
  • Grade using different methods from a simple letter grade to a complex rubric
  • Open documents in other native iPad apps.

MagicMarker

Canvas MagicMarker for iOS logo.

MagicMarker is the efficient and effective way of recording the mastery of learning outcomes in your classroom. Focus on your students, not on the task of collecting the data. As you effortlessly swipe on the screen, MagicMarker is recording, calculating, tabulating, and reporting all this information for you. By the time you sit down and look at your garbed, MagicMarker will have already updated it with the latest mastery information.

Android Devices

Canvas

Canvas for iOS logo.

Canvas for Android allows you to:

  • See your grades
  • Submit assignments
  • Customize your courses
  • Check off your to-do list
  • Post to discussions
  • Send and receive messages
  • View content and modules
  • Watch videos
  • Take quizzes
  • See notifications
  • Listen to podcasts

Canvas Polls

Canvas Polls for iOS logo.

Canvas Polls allows you to instantly assess student comprehension with live, in-class polling. Canvas Polls is free, easy to use, and leverages students' own smartphones or tablets, making it more accessible than off-the-shelf devices. It provides the core features needed for active teaching models like peer instruction. And because Canvas Polls integrates with Canvas courses, participation and performance data is saved for every student, so you'll never lose touch with student understanding.

SpeedGrader

Canvas SpeedGrader for iOS logo.

SpeedGrader for Android allows you to:

  • View Word, Excel, PowerPoint, PDF, and HTML documents and more
  • View photo and video submissions
  • Listen to audio submissions
  • Grade using different methods including a simple point scale or a complex rubric
  • Edit some Assignment settings and due dates
  • Mute notifications before grading
  • Comment on submissions
  • Simple point-comment annotation on supported document types