How do I request access to Urkund/Ouriginal?

How do I request Urkund/Ouriginal? Urkund (now called Ouriginal) is an originality checking service, which is being provided to faculty who are conducting research and need to check their work prior to submission for publication. The recorded video below shows how it works. If you have an existing course shell, […]

April 2021

April 2021 Accommodations – Improvements in Classlist, Quizzes, User Purge, and User Progress This feature builds on the Accommodations feature that was released in the February 2021 update. The following improvements have been made in the Classlist, Quizzes and User Progress tools: Improvements in Classlist for Instructors: An icon now […]

March 2021

March 2021 Assignments – Copying an assignment, Learner profile card in New Assignment Evaluation Experience Previously, when you copied an assignment, the copied assignment was set to active and you had to open the newly copied assignment to edit it. Now when you copy an assignment, the copied assignment is […]

Accommodations

Accommodations This feature enables instructors to grant learners accommodations through the Classlist tool. Accommodation options currently available include: more time to complete quizzes at the course level ability to bypass right-click restrictions in quizzes. The right-click restriction in quizzes is the ability for learners to right-click in the quiz while […]

February 2021

February 2021 Accommodations – Quiz accommodations This feature enables instructors to grant learners accommodations through the Classlist tool. Accommodation options currently available include: more time to complete quizzes at the course level and the ability to bypass right-click restrictions in quizzes. The right-click restriction in quizzes is the ability for learners […]

January 2021

January 2021 Assignments – The new assignment creation experience These updates are if you are using the new assignment creation experience only. To engage the new assignment creation experience, when you go to create a new assignment, note that there is a pull-down shade in the top right corner. Click […]

Peer Review

The Peer Review tool is a new, open source option for those who want to use Peer Review as a way to gather feedback on groups. While the tool can be used in other ways, the design of the tool is to facilitate this. We would like to thank the […]

December 2020

Learning Environment – Updated video and audio player in Content, Lessons, and New Learner Experience To improve accessibility and create a consistent user experience, a new audio and video media player has been added to Content, Lessons, and the New Learner Experience. The new media player offers the following features: Consistent […]

November 2020

November 2020 Assignments – Date picker change This feature updates the date picker component for the new assignment creation experience. The new date picker has a more streamlined design and requires a slight workflow change: to clear a date/time, the X alongside the time field has been replaced by a Clear option […]

Special Access

Special Access Special Access is a feature of Quizzes and Assignments that allows for student submissions or access to these tools occur at different times than the Start Date and End Date allow. This feature allows for a flexibility that also reduces the need for duplicate quizzes or assignment folders […]