This Month in D2L Brightspace Continuous Upgrades: Letter Grades in the Assignments Tool

Yes, by the end of November, look for the option to assign letter grades to student submissions in the Assignments tool.

When creating your Assignment dropbox, you will be able to select a Grade Scheme for that assignment, just like you do when creating a Grade Item. You will then be able to select the letter grade through a Select box in the Submissions area.

Here’s a quick glance at what that will look like in the submissions area, with the letter grade drop-down menu:

Letter Grade drop-down menu

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We will post more about this function when it becomes live at the end of November!

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