NavigationDevelop comfort navigating the common elements within your Brightspace learning environment.
Create a personal profile to develop meaningful connections with others in the course. Profile is located within the drop down menu when you click on your name in the upper right corner of the Brightspace page.
NotificationsControl how you receive information about your course activity by editing your notification preferences. Notifications is located within the drop down menu when you click on your name in the upper right corner of the Brightspace page.
This allows you to setup your Font and viewing options, Discussions, and Email settings. Account Settings is located within the drop down menu when you click on your name in the upper right corner of the Brightspace page.
Below are some of the most used tools for your courses in Brightspace.
Under Materials drop down menu:Content
Use this tool to access your learning materials.
Under Communications drop down menu:Discussions
Use this tool for course discussions with all of your classmates or you may be enrolled in smaller groups by your teacher.
This is a directory of your teacher and classmates which allows you to email, instant message, and view groups that may be setup for the course.
Message your classmates using this tool. Instant Messages can be found on the Minibar at the top of your Brghtspace page or located within the Communications drop down menu.
Under Assessments drop down menu:Assignments
Use this tool to submit your assigments.
Use this tool to take quizzes.
Use this tool to view your course grades.
Class (User) ProgressCheck how you are doing in different areas of the course.