Grading Periods are used to sort Grade Center Columns into sections based on due date. These sections help manage the Grade Center by associating Grade Columns together so that viewing and reporting can be done based on a Grading Period instead of the entire Grade Center.
Grading Periods can be used to:
Warning: Grade Center Columns cannot be associated with more than one Grading Period. A newly created Grading Period with the same or an overlapping date range will override the settings of an existing Grading Period. All items associated with the existing Grading Period will become associated with the new one.
Columns can be manually associated with a Grading Period using the following methods:
To remove a Grading Period association from a Column, select None from the Grading Period list.
Grade Center Views exist for each Grading Period. Columns associated with the Grading Period will display using this view. Grading Periods can used as criteria to create Smart Views, a focused look at the Grade Center.
Once you are in the Grade Center, mouse over Manage in the Action Bar of the Grade Center, select Grading Periods from the Action Link (drop-down) menu. When the window pops up, find the Grading Period you would like to make changes to and select Edit from its drop-down menu. After making the changes you would like, select Submit.
Once you are in the Grade Center, mouse over Manage in the Action Bar of the Grade Center, select Grading Periods from the Action Link (drop-down) menu. When the window pops up, find the Grading Period you would like to remove. Select Delete.
Updated: Wednesday, February 16, 2011
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