Course Basics

Course Overview page
The course overview page provides aggregated information from the course.  Course naming conventions It is recommended that an organization creates a c...
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How to create a course in itslearning
Courses are set up to teach a specific subject area, for example, 2nd grade math or AP Chemistry. Then, within a course, groups can be created for different...
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Course Menu
Below the site menu, there is a ribbon with the course menu with the following tabs. Overview contains recent updates, course bulletins, tasks or follow...
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Announcements (previously known as Bulletins)
Announcements (previously known as Bulletins) are a great place to start in your course.  You can find Announcements in your Course Overview.  Announcement...
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Adding Course Resources
In subsequent sections, we will look at using Plans (previously known as 'Planner') in more detail, but to quickly add resources to your course yo...
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Course Properties and Features
It is important to check the settings, add standards, and set up the gradebook (if this is required by your organization) before you begin creating content ...
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Adding Standards/Learning Objectives to Courses
To track standards mastery and progress, you will need to align your course to standards (or learning objectives). As a general rule, add all the sta...
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Building Course Content
There are 2 ways to set up course structure in itslearning: Incorporating the use of Plans (recommended) Building materials in the resources tab only U...
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Supported Types of Course Content
Activities Activities allow for interaction so we recommend they be used more often than resources because it helps students interact with content, not mer...
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The Rich Text Editor
The rich text editor is utilized throughout the platform – in plans, resources, and activities.  The rich text editor has features like a word processing pr...
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