Using Video to Communicate Personalized Student Feedback in D2L

Video can be used to communicate personalized student feedback for course assignments, as well as overall course progress. This can be accomplished by adding a personalized feedback video to the ​‘feedback’ area within the Enter Grades screen for Discussions and Dropboxes, as well as items in the Gradebook, or communicate overall course progress by sending […]

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April 11th, 2017

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Accessing Dropped Student Grades and Attendance

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Select Classlist from the Communication drop-​​down menu. Select the Enrollment Statistics button. Scroll down the page to the Withdrawals section. Locate the student from the Withdrawals list.Note: View the Last Accessed Column to view the date the student last logged into the course. Select the drop-​​down arrow next to the student name. Select to View Grades or View […]

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Creating Rubrics

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From the Assessments drop-​​down menu on the Navigation Bar, select Rubrics. Select New Rubric. Enter a Rubric Name. Select the Rubric Status. NOTE: While Instructors can set the status of a rubric during creation, it is recommended that the status of a rubric be set to draft until it is ready for use. From the Type […]

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Grade Pattern (Large Format)

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The  report is a heatmap showing grade results as a percent for grade items in an org unit. This large format report is optimized for courses with greater than 30 students.   From the Course-​​Progress drop-​​down menu on the Navigation Bar, select Insights Portal. Select Grade Patterns (Large Format). Under the Report Filters section, select Select […]

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Grades Instructional Videos

Using the Grades Setup Wizard in D2L Time: 2:07 Creating Grade Categories and Items Time: 4:41 Manually Entering and Releasing Grades Time: 1:48 Exporting Final Grades in D2L Time: 1:11 Importing Grades — Preparing the File Time: 2:33 Importing Grades — Uploading the File Time: 2:44 Was this Helpful ? yes no

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Importing Grades — Uploading the File

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To learn more about importing grades into D2L, view the following instructional video:  Grades Instructional Videos IMPORTANT NOTE: Only Numeric, Pass/​​Fail, Selectbox, and Text grade items, and the Final Adjusted Grade can be imported. The Final Calculated Grade will automatically be updated based on the imported grade data. From the top, right-​​hand corner of the screen […]

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Importing Grades — Preparing the File

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To learn more about importing grades using a file in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos IMPORTANT NOTE: Grade Categories must be created within D2L. If you wish to have your grade items organized into categories, it is recommended that you create the Grade Categories prior to importing. For instructions on creating Grade […]

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Weighted Grade Items

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IMPORTANT NOTE: The total weight of all items within a category must be 100%. From the top, right-​​hand corner of the screen on the Navigation Bar, select Grades. If necessary, select Manage Grades from grades toolbar. Select New. Select Item. Select the Grade Item Type you wish to use. Enter the Name of the grade item. Select a Category […]

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April 13th, 2016

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Weighted Grade Categories

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From the top, right-​​hand corner of the screen on the Navigation Bar, select Grades. If necessary, select Manage Grades from grades toolbar. Select New. Select Category. Enter a Name for the category. Enter a Percentage Weight for the category. The default is 10%. IMPORTANT NOTE: The weight of grade items within a category must add up to 100% […]

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Exporting Grades

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To learn more about Exporting Final Grades in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos From the top, right-​​hand corner of the screen on the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Enter Grades. Click the Export button. Select the Radio Button next to the Key Field option you wish to use.NOTE: Org Defined ID will […]

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April 13th, 2016

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Releasing Final Grades

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To learn more about Releasing Final Grades in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos BEST PRACTICE: Releasing the Final Grade at the start of a course will allows users to track their overall grade throughout the semester. From the top, right-​​hand corner of the screen on the Navigation Bar, select Grades. Select Enter Grades. […]

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April 13th, 2016

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Entering Grades

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To learn more about Entering Grades in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos From the top, right-​​hand corner of the screen on the Navigation Bar, select Grades.  Select Enter Grades. Select the Switch to Spreadsheet View option if you are not already in this mode. This option is located to the right side […]

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April 13th, 2016

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Linking to Grade Items

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Navigate to the Activity you wish to link to the gradebook. Select the downward facing triangle next to the activity title. Select to Edit the activity. While in edit mode, select the Assessments Tab for quizzes and discussions. From the Grade Item drop-​​down menu, select the Grade Item to link the assignment to, or if needed, create […]

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April 13th, 2016

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Bonus Grade Items

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To Make a Grade Item a Bonus Item: From the top, right-​​hand corner of the screen on the Navigation Bar, select Grades. If necessary, select Manage Grades from grades toolbar. Navigate to the Grade Item you wish to make a bonus item. Select the Title of the grade item. Select the Checkbox next to Bonus. Select Save & Close.NOTE: The […]

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Creating Grade Categories and Items

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To learn more about Creating Grade Categories in D2L, view the following instructional video: Grades Instructional Videos   To Create a New Grade Category: At the top, right-​​hand side of the screen on the Navigation Bar, select Grades. If necessary, select Manage Grades from grades toolbar. Select New. Select Category. Enter a Name for the category. BEST PRACTICE: Instructors […]

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Grades

The gradebook tool allows an instructor to determine how to set up their gradebook to best reflect their approach to evaluation, including the grading system and grade scheme that is most appropriate for their course. Instructors can select how grades display to students, how they update in the gradebook, and how to deal with ungraded […]

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April 13th, 2016

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