FAQs › What is the best workflow for assigning content to students at different times?

Sometimes you may wish to assign content to your students at different times. In order to avoid multiple instances of an assignment in your Class Report (listed multiple times in the drop-down), follow the workflow described below.
From the My Bookshelf area of the Home page, select the product that includes the content you would like to assign.
Locate the content you would like to assign within the Table of Contents.
Select the Assign icon that corresponds to activity that you would like to assign.
On the Who page, select the checkboxes of the students you would like to receive this assignment. Select Next to continue to the next page.
Adjust the settings on the When page to determine when the activity will be available to students. Select Next to continue to the next page.
On the Notes page, add any additional information that you would like students to know about this activity. Select Next to continue to the next page.
On the Confirm page, review your assignment settings. Select the Back button or any of the page names/icons on the left to edit the settings on a previous page.
Select Assign to assign the activity to your students.
When you would like to assign this content to additional students, you will need to edit the existing assignment to add those students. You may do so from the Assignments page. From the top of the page, select Assignments.
By default, the Most Recent assignments will display. See "How do I change assignment settings?" for more information about locating a specific assignment. Select the Assignment to which you would like to add more students.
Select the group icon next to Assigned To.
Students who have not received this assignment will have empty checkboxes next to their names. Select the checkboxes of the students you would like to add to this assignment. Once you have selected all the desired students, select Save.
The assignment details will show the names of all students you selected (both previously and now).

‹‹‹ Back to FAQs

Search
Keywords
Assignment (16)Contents (6)Instructor (72)