Student Management

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Brightspace Pulse
Brightspace Pulse is a mobile app that helps students keep track of important updates such as news, deadlines, and grades in one place. Pulse enables students to spend less time organizing and more time learning. Pulse is available on iPhone, i...
Create Student Inactivity Alerts
Intelligent agents may be created in D2L to alert instructors of student inactivity in the course. Creating an Intelligent Agent Click Course Management on the navbar, then choose Course Admin . Click Intelligent Agents . Click the New&n...
 Extended Course Access for a Student
Follow the steps below to request extended student access to a course in D2L for a student with an incomplete. NOTE: This will only affect your D2L classroom, not the student's academic record in iStar. Show Video Walkthrough Log ...
 Reconcile Your D2L and iStar Rosters
At times the D2L Classlist roster does not reflect the roster in MyLoneStar. To correct the D2L Classlist: Show Video Walkthrough Sign in to D2L. Click the VTAC Support  link in the navbar.  In the Self-Service  column...
Set Up Email and Text Notifications in D2L
You must set up a contact method on the Notifications page in order to receive instant notifications.  Access the Notifications Tool Click Notifications from your personal menu on the minibar. Change Your Email Setting Click Change yo...
Student Orientation for Online Courses
Students who are taking any fully online or hybrid courses are required to complete the Student Orientation for Online Courses. They must finish the cumulative quiz with a score of 80% or better before they can access their online or hybrid courses...
 View Class Progress
The Class Progress tool allows you to see statistics and details for the current students in a course. You can see student data ranging from attendance to quiz grades.  The Class Progress page shows stats on content, objectives, logins, and g...
View Student Photos - Advisor or Student Services View
Student Photos Student photos are loaded into i Star and are available for view once a student obtains a student ID. The student’s photo can be viewed individually in the student record or through the ‘Advisor Center’ in My Advis...
View Student Photos-Faculty View
Student photos are loaded into iStar and are available for faculty to view from the Class Rosters or the Student Services Center. Navigation to Class Roster Self Service > Faculty Center > My Schedule > Class Roster Icon From the Class ...
Retrieve Withdrawn Student Course Activity Data
Retrieving Grades and Attendance for Dropped Students To find the grades or attendance for a student who has withdrawn or been dropped from a course, please see View Attendance & Grades for Withdrawn (Unenrolled) Users . Retrieving Submission...
Verifying the Midpoint Roll (MDR)
Faculty member instructions for verifying Midpoint Roll in iStar.