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Secondary Instructors missing from Class list on Brightspace

We have received several reports of Secondary Instructors accidentally getting un-enrolled from Brightspace courses. We are working with the vendor to resolve this issue. In the meantime if you check your class list on Brightspace and find that your Secondary … Continue reading

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Embedding Panopto Recordings in Brightspace | Update

There is a new recommended procedure for sharing your Panopto recordings with your students. Instead of hosting all of your recordings in one folder, we recommend linking one recording at a time. The following steps will show you how to … Continue reading

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Exciting Summer Vacation Options

Thinking about your summer vacation plans?  Sure, anyone can go to the beach or the mountains, but have you considered that as a UA faculty member, you are the only people who could choose to spend your summer with your … Continue reading

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Just in Time for End of the Semester Grades

New Brightspace feature allows instructors to add feedback in bulk! This feature enables instructors to add generic feedback on learners’ grades in bulk. Instructors can use replacement strings to personalize their feedback. Instructors can also sort the Feedback¬†column in the … Continue reading

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Replacement Strings

Automatically customize course content using replace strings A replacement string allows instructors to customize course content and communications in Brightspace Learning Environmentby incorporating the intended learner’s personalized information, such as their name, automatically. This feature can help instructors build better … 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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