Creating a Discussion
Add a discussion forum to host new topics.
Adding a Topic to a Discussion Forum
Create a new topic to discuss.
Special Circumstances (Accessibility)
Extending Assignment Due Dates
Provide special access and accommodations for students by extending the due dates for assignments.
Extending Exam Due Dates
Provide special access and accommodations for students by extending the due dates for exams and quizzes.
Extending Time on Exams
Provide special access and accommodations for students by extending time for exams and quizzes.
Resetting an Assignment Attempt
Reset an assignment for a student who needs to resubmit their work.
Allowing Multiple Exam Attempts
Provide special access and accommodations for students by allowing multiple attempts on exams and quizzes.
Modifying Student Submission Settings
Modify the number of files students are allowed to submit for an assignment and which submissions should be saved.
Student Progress and Retention
Creating Intelligent Agents
Brightspace Intelligent Agents (IAs) are customizable messages that are automatically emailed to students based on criteria that you determine. You can set them up for multiple scenarios such as when students have not logged in to class for a set number of days, have missed a deadline, or have feedback to review.
Brightspace Faculty FAQ
Quick answers to the most frequently asked faculty questions about Brightspace.
Please know we will continue to send updates and opportunities for training as we get close to the launch date. You can also review updates and migration information on our Brightspace website.