Category Archives: brightspace

Resolve to Learn Something New in 2018

Now would be a good time to start thinking about your 2018 resolutions. Will 2018 be the year that you finally understand how to use Intelligent Agents in Brightspace? Or, will you start scheduling meetings in WebEx so you are … Continue reading

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Problems with D2L Assignment Grader App

A number of faculty have reported problems connecting to Brightspace when using the D2L Assignment Grader app for iPad and Android. The problem is related to our upgrade from Springboard to Brightspace and prevents the app from authenticating correctly to … Continue reading

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Brightspace Insights Training

This session provides basic coverage of the Insights reporting features. We will explore how to access and use the Insights Portal, Console and Ad-Hoc reporting components of the Insights reporting tool. In addition, we will also discuss some use cases … Continue reading

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ALERT: New Assignments are Hidden By Default

Instructors can now set the visibility state to hidden on Assignments. When content is in a draft state, it is not visible to students. Important alert:¬†When an instructor creates a new assignment folder, the new folder defaults to the hidden … Continue reading

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How to customize and use the notifications in Brightspace

Brightspace’s ¬†notification tool allows users to receive instant notifications about course events, such as announcements, grades, discussion messages, and approaching end dates on quizzes. The tool also allows for a user to subscribe to summaries of course activities, received through … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Carry On

As you may have read in the UA digest, we will be upgrading Springboard and migrating to a cloud-hosted environment this summer. What does this mean for you? Existing Springboard courses will be migrated to the new environment. We will … Continue reading

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