If you have installed Canvas earlier than 9/1/2018, this might apply to you.
Assignment due dates not syncing
Assignment available dates not syncing
Assignment showing as published unexpectedly
Students missing a first or last name
To solve all of the problems above, you can follow the video below to update all of the information our platform has access to. Updating these fields will help make sure we have all of the information we need to provide the best experience possible.
Navigate to your course
Select the "Settings" option
Click on the "Apps" tab
Click on "View App Configurations"
5. Navigate to the “Notebowl” row. Click on the cog wheel and select “Edit”.
6. Scroll down to “Custom Fields” and paste the new Custom Fields into the text box.
7. After pasting the values into the text box, scroll to the bottom of the dialog and click "Submit". See the video below for further details.