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  1. Add CircleIn to Your D2L Course

    To find out more about CircleIn and why you might want to use it in your course, visit CircleIn's Lone Star website . On this site, you will also find the link to a video you can share with your students. For CircleIn technical support, emai...
  2. Student Orientation for Online Courses

    Students who are taking any online or hybrid courses are required to complete the Student Orientation for Online Courses and finish the quiz at the end with a score of 80% or better. Students who have not successfully completed the orientation hav...
  3. Restore a Deleted Quiz Attempt

    The Attempt Log enables you to view information on specific activity for quiz attempts. The attempt log tracks when users create, delete, and restore assignment submission folders. Once an action is taken, the event log records the name and ID of th...
  4. Change and Replace Files

    The Change File action is beneficial to users who are not making major course changes and want to upload an updated file in place of an existing file link in a course. Users who primarily copy templates can use Change File to replace template placeh...
  5. Revoke an Award

    In some cases, you may want to revoke a previously granted award. You can use the Search classlist function to search for a specific learner. From within a course, on the navbar click Collaboration > Awards . Click Classlist Awards . Se...
  6. Manually Issue an Award

    In situations when you wish to issue an award but the release criteria do not apply, you can manually issue awards. From within a course, on the navbar click Collaboration >  Awards . Click on the Classlist Awards  tab. Select ...
  7. View Awards for a Class

    You can view the awards that have been added to your course or that you have issued to students in a classlist. Students can view a list of the awards they have received and the available awards.  From within any course, on the navbar, click ...
  8. Copy an Award from Another Course

    To copy awards from another course, including all the release conditions associated with the award, you must use the Import/Export/Copy Components tool. In the course offering you want to copy the award into, click Course Management  on the...
  9. Add Release Conditions to an Award

    You can add release conditions to an award. This will allow you to release other content or another award to students when they achieve the condition you attached to the original award.  Within the course, on the navbar click Collaboration &...
  10. Add an Award to Your Course

    The Awards tool enables instructors to issue badges and certificates to recognize student achievements. Use this tool to reward students and introduce an element of gamification to your course (e.g., reward obtaining a high score, submitting a discu...