Brightspace - Faculty

Brightspace - Faculty - Video Notes

To create and insert a video note in Brightspace, follow these steps: Navigate to the specific area in your course where you want to add a Video Note (such as Assignments, Discussions, or Quizzes).      2. Click Create New and click HTML Document.      3. Within the Brightspace Editor box, cli...

Brightspace - Faculty - Using Replace Strings

Replace Strings allows instructors to personalize course content and communication in Brightspace by incorporating the student’s name, for example, into announcements, content, or intelligent agent templates. Anywhere you find the HTML Editor* you can use replace strings. The use of replace strin...

Brightspace - Faculty Training Materials

Engaging Teaching Today Conference: (02.10.2024) Intelligent Agents PowerPoint Session How to use Video Notes in Brightspace How do I use Replace Strings in Brightspace? Brightspace Information D2L Brightspace Training Videos:  Shared here!  (This includes the video and the PowerPoi...

Brightspace - Faculty - On Demand Training

Open this page: https://community.brightspace.com/s/ Click on “Become a member”     3. You will come to this screen, where you will create your own login for Brightspace Community:    4. After you register, bookmark this link: https://community.desire2learn.com/d2l/home

Using Respondus LockDown Browser in Brightspace

Create a quiz in Brightspace.  Go to the area where you want the quiz.  Click on Create New.  Click on Quiz.  Create your quiz.  Go to Activities & Assessments and choose Quizzes.  Click on the LockDown Browser tab near the top of the page  You will see your quizzes listed, and whether ...

Make the running total grades available to your students

Made by Deb Hatland with ScribeThis guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to make the running total grades visible to students, allowing them to easily track their progress in the course. By following these simple steps, instructors can ensure that students have access to this important...

Instructors can now interact with assessible activities directly in the Course Content area.

Made by Deb Hatland with ScribeThis guide introduces a new content experience that allows users to interact with assignments, quizzes, and discussions within the content area. By following the steps provided, users can learn how to navigate and engage with various activities, enhancing their lear...

Students can now interact with assessible activities directly in the Course Content area.

Made by Deb Hatland with ScribeThis guide introduces a new content experience that allows users to interact with assignments, quizzes, and discussions within the content area. By following the steps provided, users can learn how to navigate and engage with various activities, enhancing their lear...

Copying the entire content of one Brightspace course into another course

Made by Deb Hatland with ScribeThis guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to copy the content of one Brightspace course into another course. It is a valuable resource for anyone who wants to easily transfer course materials and resources between courses, saving time and effort. 1. Acces...

Create a Calculated Grade Item Column for a Category Average

Made by Deb Hatland with Scribe  This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to create a calculated grade item column for a category average in a course. The guide offers insights into accessing statistical data related to these calculations, allowing for a deeper understanding of studen...

Is your Grade Book so wide it is difficult to view?

Made by Deb Hatland with Scribe  This guide provides a step-by-step solution for individuals who are struggling to view their Grade Book due to its width. By following the provided instructions, users will be able to easily navigate and close/open categories within the Grade Book, allowing for a ...

Copying specific content from one course into another

Made by Deb Hatland with Scribe  This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to copy specific content from one course into another. It is useful for anyone who needs to transfer content between courses, saving time and effort.  1. Make sure you have access to the course you want to copy ...

Printing a Quiz in Brightspace

Made by Deb Hatland with Scribe  This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to print a quiz in Brightspace, making it easy for users to follow along and successfully print quizzes for offline use or study purposes.  1. Click Activities and Assessments. 2. Click Quizzes. 3. Click t...

Deleting a Submitted Assignment

Made by Deb Hatland with Scribe  This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to delete a submitted assignment. If a student has accidentally submitted the wrong file or needs to make changes, this guide will help you navigate the necessary steps to delete their submission and allow them ...

Setting up the final letter grade for submission in Banner

This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to set up letter grades in Brightspace. By following these instructions, you will be able to efficiently manage and input grades into the system. Alert! The Export to SIS, which places midterm and final grades into the official student recor...

How to export final grades from Brightspace to Banner (Tower)

Made by Deb Hatland with Scribe  This guide provides a step-by-step process on how to export final grades from Brightspace to Banner (Tower). By following these steps, users can easily transfer grades between these platforms, saving time and ensuring accuracy in the grading process.  1. Access th...

Students can now view their assignment grade, overall feedback, inline feedback, and graded rubric from within grades

Made by Deb Hatland with Scribe  This guide provides step-by-step instructions for students on how they can access information about their assignments, including grades, feedback, and rubrics. By following the provided links, students can easily navigate the system and view all the necessary info...

Using Turnitin for a Brightspace Assignment

Made by Deb Hatland with ScribeThis guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to use Turnitin for a Brightspace assignment. It is a valuable resource for anyone looking to understand and navigate the Turnitin feature within the Brightspace platform. 1. Access the assignment where you want...

Having trouble releasing your midterm or final grades to Banner?

This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to release midterm or final grades to Banner. It offers a comprehensive solution for those who are receiving error messages or seeing no grades to release. Alert! If you are receiving an error or not seeing your Current Final Grades listed whe...

Making your course available/unavailable in Brightspace

When courses are initially loaded into Brightspace, by the registrar’s office, they are unavailable (not active) to learners. They automatically open (become active) 2 weeks before the course start date. They automatically close (become not active) 4 weeks after the course end date.For your learn...

Adjusting Quiz Settings for Accommodations

This guide provides step-by-step instructions on how to adjust quiz settings for accommodations. It includes information on modifying time limits, providing extra time, and overriding time limits and attempts allowed for specific users. By following this guide, users can ensure that students with...