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Adding Grades

The Grade Center enables instructors to record and manage student grades and allows students to view their grades 24/7.

Create a Category

A Grade Center Category is a classification of Grade Center Columns. Categories are used to organize and view Grade Center data and can be used when creating Calculated Columns to perform operations on all Grade…

Create an Assignment

This QuickStart will demonstrate how to create an assignment that students may use to submit files, download files sent by students, and grade the assignments.

Grade Center Overview

The Grade Center enables instructors to record and manage student grades and allows students to view their grades 24/7.

Grading Assignments

When you create an assignment, a column is added automatically to the Grade Center. An assignment that has been submitted, but not graded, is indicated with an exclamation mark—the needs grading icon.

Grading Schema

Grading Schemas map percent scores to letter grades or some other notation for reporting performance.

Organizing the Grade Center

The Grade Center enables instructors to record and manage student grades and allows students to view their grades 24/7. Organizing the Grade Center allows the instructor to show/hide columns, re- order columns, and freeze columns.

Smart Views

A smart view is a focused look at the Grade Center. It shows only the columns that match a set of criteria, and the view is saved for continued use.

Upload/Download the Grade Center

The Grade Center enables instructors to record and manage student grades and allows students to view their grades 24/7. Instructors may upload Grade Center information into the Blackboard Learning System from the Upload Grade…

Weight Grades

A Weighted Column calculates and displays a grade based for a selected number of Columns based upon each column's respective worth of the total grade. Columns with text as the primary display cannot be…