Rubric FAQs

Rubric FAQs

The following are some of the questions we frequently get asked about rubrics. For a full list of FAQs from Canvas, check out these Canvas Guides from Instructure: Rubrics

Could a rubric be used side by side with SpeedGrader?  

Yes, you can use a rubric with SpeedGrader. When you set up your rubric don’t forget to check the box to use this rubric for assignment grading. When you open the Rubric window and start selecting the correct rating for each criteria for the student you will see that total score pop into the SpeedGrader window and thus the Gradebook as well.  It really makes grading fast and easy and gives your students rich feedback. 

Can I import content from Word or Excel into a Canvas rubric? 

At this point we cannot import content from Word or Excel into a Canvas rubric.

Can I create a holistic rubric in Canvas? 
Yes you can. Canvas has a robust rubric tool that allows for the creation of just about any combination of criteria and ratings.  



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