BeaconLearning Faculty

Guides for faculty members.


Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Accessibility - Quiz User Overrides for Extra Time  
  2. Adjust Course Upload Size  
  3. Assignment - Add Assignment Activity to Your BL Course  
  4. Assignment - How to attach a feedback file  
  5. Assignment Needs Grading  
  6. Attendance Module  
  7. BigBlueButton: Creating a Meeting  
  8. Completion Tracking  
  9. Create an Event - Reminders or due dates for things besides assignments  
  10. Embed YouTube Video in Course  
  11. Engagement Analytics - Course content access graph  
  12. Engagement Analytics - Participants & Last Access to Course  
  13. Engagement Analytics - Reports by Assignment (no graph)  
  14. Favorite - Make a course a favorite/unfavorite  
  15. Feedback Basics - How to use the Feedback Activity in Beacon Learning  
  16. Font Adjusting  
  17. Forum/Discussion Posts - Basics  
  18. Forum/Discussions - Grade Error  
  19. Grade Me Block  
  20. Gradebook - "Exclude Empty Grades" Explained  
  21. Gradebook - Changing Aggregation Styles  
  22. Gradebook - Changing & Rescaling a Grade  
  23. Gradebook - Course total not displaying  
  24. Gradebook - Drop Lowest  
  25. Gradebook - Extra Credit  
  26. Gradebook - Settings for a Percentage-Based Syllabus (Weighted Categories)  
  27. Gradebook Display Type - Percentage, Letter, Real  
  28. Gradebook Due Dates - Mass Updates  
  29. Hide/Visible - Course Settings  
  30. How to unenroll a student in a BeaconLearning Course  
  31. Import Course Content into BeaconLearning  
  32. Importing a class  
  33. Moving items between tabs  
  34. Navigation Bar - How to Locate Your Courses  
  35. P103 Lecture Capture Pilot  
  36. Personalization in BeaconLearning  
  37. Questionnaire - Feedback suggestions  
  38. Quiz - Minimize cheating  
  39. Quiz Basics  
  40. Room and Equipment Event Reservation  
  41. Rubrics - How to Create and Edit Rubrics for BL Assignments  
  42. Tab Format/Onetopic Format  
  43. Taskstream - Integration to BeaconLearning Course  
  44. Tech Snacks & Tech Talks Outline Database  
  45. Turnitin Assignments - Basics  
  46. Upgrade YouTube Videos in BeaconLearning from old embed code to new  
  47. What is BeaconLearning?  

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