Aug 132014
 

The Grade Threads feature evaluates students performance thread by thread. Once Grading has been enabled, a Grade Center column is automatically created once the instructor creates an initial thread. Important Note: if you enable Thread grading, do not disable grading after you have begun grading your students’ work, or you will lose all of those […]

 August 13, 2014  Posted by at 1:16 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Enable Grade Discussion Thread
Aug 122014
 
Grade Discussion Forum Using a Rubric

Discussion Board grading can be done through the Discussion Board Forum or the Grade Center. Once grades are entered for a discussion board the grades appear in the Grade Center. Select and enter a Discussion Board Forum Select Grade Discussion Forum Select the Grade button next to the name of the student you want to […]

 August 12, 2014  Posted by at 12:05 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards, Rubrics Comments Off on Grade Discussion Forum Using a Rubric
Aug 122014
 

Discussion Board grading can be done through the discussion board forum or the Grade Center. Once grades are entered for a discussion board the grades appear in the Grade Center. Select and enter a Discussion Board Forum Select Grade Discussion Forum Select the Grade button next to the name of the student you want to […]

 August 12, 2014  Posted by at 11:26 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Grade Discussion Forum via Discussion Board
Jul 302014
 

You may find it handy to archive all activity of your discussion forums in order to document work. Or you may want to save samples of good discussion board posts to use as examples for other courses, remember FERPA (you need to hide names). Collect and Print Using the Collect feature within Discussion Forums allows […]

 July 30, 2014  Posted by at 1:35 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, End of Term Procedures, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Archiving and Printing Discussion Boards
Jul 302014
 

Instructors can use the Performance Dashboard to review student progress in the discussion board. For example, instructors can see at a glance: date of last post, total posts, average length, minimum post length, maximum post length, average post position for each forum a student has participated in. From the Control Panel Select Evaluation Select Performance […]

 July 30, 2014  Posted by at 1:15 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Create and Manage Threads, Discussion Board, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Discussion Board Statistics
Jan 212013
 

From the Control Panel Select Grade Center Select Full Grade Center Navigate to the discussion board column you want to edit a grade for Hover your cursor over the desired cell From the cell, select the Down Arrow to open the menu Select Grade User Activity or Select View Grade Details Select Grade User Activity: […]

 January 21, 2013  Posted by at 2:37 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Edit Discussion Forum/Thread Grades
Jan 212013
 

Discussion Board grading can be done through the discussion board forum or Grade Center. Once grades are entered for a discussion board the grades are posted to the Grade Center. From the Control Panel Select Grade Center Select Full Grade Center Navigate to the Discussion Board Thread column you want to grade Hover your cursor […]

 January 21, 2013  Posted by at 2:33 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Grade Discussion Threads via Grade Center
Jan 212013
 

Discussion Board grading can be done through the discussion board forum or the Grade Center. Once grades are entered for a discussion board the grades are posted to the Grade Center. From the Control Panel Select Grade Center Select Full Grade Center Navigate to the Discussion Board column you want to grade Hover your cursor […]

 January 21, 2013  Posted by at 2:32 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Grade Discussion Forum via Grade Center
Jan 212013
 

Important Note: This action just clears the grade and any comments entered. This action will not delete the student’s posts/threads. From the Control Panel Select Grade Center Select Full Grade Center Navigate to the discussion board column you want to clear the grade Hover your cursor over the desired cell From the cell, select the […]

 January 21, 2013  Posted by at 2:26 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Clear Discussion Forum/Thread Grades
Jan 212013
 

From the Discussion Board Forum page Select the Down arrow next to the Forum title you want to disable grading for Select Edit Forum Information Make changes to the Name and/or Description fields Forum Availability Make any changes to the Item Availability, Display After date/time, and/or Display Until date/time Forum Settings Grade Select No Grading […]

 January 21, 2013  Posted by at 1:28 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Disable Grade Discussion Forum/Thread
Jan 182013
 

The Grade Threads feature evaluates students performance thread by thread. Once Grading has been enabled, a Grade Center column is automatically created once the instructor creates an initial thread. Select and enter a Discussion Board Forum Select the Grade Thread button next to the thread you want to grade Select the Grade button next to […]

 January 18, 2013  Posted by at 1:05 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Grade Discussion Threads via Discussion Board
Jan 182013
 

The Grade Forum feature allows instructors to evaluate student performance throughout the Forum. Once Grading has been enabled, a Grade Center column is automatically created. Important Note: if you enable Forum grading, do not disable grading after you have begun grading your students’ work, or you will lose all of those grades! Note: To create […]

 January 18, 2013  Posted by at 1:04 pm Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Enable Grade Discussion Forum
Jan 182013
 

Collect gathers posts on one page where you can print, filter, or sort them. Collections are also a good way to organize posts for quick reading. Collecting a Group of Threads Select and enter a Discussion Board Forum Select the check boxes next to the Threads you want to collect read Select the upper most […]

 January 18, 2013  Posted by at 9:37 am Communications and Collaboration, Course Content and Tools, Create and Manage Threads, Discussion Board, gc_Grading Discussion Boards, Grading Discussion Boards Comments Off on Collect Discussion Threads for Easier Reading