Canvas Rubrics is scoring tool that specifies criterion for a given assignment. Rubrics are a part of Canvas. Instructors and students access Rubrics through Canvas Assignments and Discussions.

How can I use Canvas Rubrics in teaching?

  • Use Rubrics to consistently grade assessments by creating a list of criteria on which students are evaluated.
  • Students can fill out rubrics as part of evaluating their peer's assessments in a Peer Review assignment.

What is unique about Rubrics?

  • A rubric can be attached to multiple assignments.
  • Rubrics can be attached to Assignments and Discussions.

Technical requirements

Rubrics are a part of Canvas, so there is no software to install. Canvas Rubrics will run in your web browser and on almost any internet connection.


Modified on: Tue, Mar 10, 2020 at 3:41 PM

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