Additional Engage Tips
Academics at Utica College



Other Engage Tips and Tricks

The following tips may help you with additional Engage needs.  Check back for additions, or let the CIL know if you need something that you don't see.  Click the links to the right for more information.

  
Screen Recording
 
 
Forums
 
Allow students to review but not make new posts: Make discussion forums 'Read Only'
Email notifications: Forum Subscription and Digests
Discussion Grading: Grading Forums
 

Assignments
 
Crocadoc in-line grading: Enable Crocadoc
Dropboxes are now called Assignments: Create an Engage 'Assignment'
Multiple Submissions to an Assignment: Allow students to submit multiple submissions/files
 
 
Quizzes
 
Quiz Feedback:  Quiz review and feedback options
Quiz Question Bank: Set up and manage your Question Bank
 

Gradebook
 
Dropping grades: Drop the lowest grade
Export grades: Export grades
 

Group work
 
Creating Teams or Groups Create Groups and Groupings
 

Course Content
 
Backup Course Content Backing Up an Existing Course
and
Restoring that entire course  into a new term's course shell
Import Content Import Content Pieces into a New Empty Course Shell

(Printable Guide)

(This process can be used at the start of a semester when you are importing into an Empty shell)
Orphaned Activities Open Additional Modules
 

Master Courses
 
Import 'master' course into a teaching shell Importing Courses
'Master' Course Shells and Hiding Courses: Hide Master Courses from the 'My Courses' page in Engage
 




Contact

Robert Miller
Instructional Applications Specialist
Center for Innovative Learning
127 White Hall

(315)223-2505
(315) 792-3006
1600 Burrstone Road | Utica, NY 13502