The Grades tool shows students scores and feedback on assignments and totals. Instructors use the Grades tool's spreadsheet and menus to input scores, comments, and other information. The following are recommended official Canvas guides on common grading topics:

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 Video: Grades Overview


SpeedGrader allows you to view and grade student assignment submissions using a  point scale or rubric. Some document types can be marked up for feedback in the inline browser view of the submission. You can also provide feedback to your students with text or media comments.

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Video: SpeedGrader Overview (Instructors)

SpeedGrader is also available as a mobile app on iOS and Android devices.