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Access + Share Course Awards

Go to "My Awards" on the Course Navbar.

Will see the list of awards for courses. Select award and will see the option to "share" the award to your Nest Profile. 

pop-up window to share award

Common Terms

Unit - Refers to the organization of course content. Units hold various types of files and media. Units can be organized weekly and/or thematically.

Grade Item - Like a column in your grade book - creates a slot to enter a grade. You create grade items for the coursework you wish to grade.

Grades - A tool you can use to record, calculate, and track student/learner grades. Functions as a grade book.

Course Toolbox - Various tools faculty/instructors use in their course including creating student groups or copying content from another course.

Release Conditions - Criteria you set telling the system to automatically release information and/or activities to certain students.

Landing Page - What you see when you first log in to the Nest.

Course Homepage - First page when entering a course, provides a summary view, includes calendar, updates, and course announcements.

Navbar - Menus to help you navigate through the Nest.

Discussion Forum - Larger Category (For example: Project Discussions For Weeks 1 - 5)

Discussion Topic - Specific Prompt Students Respond To (For example: What did you learn today?)

Discussion Thread - Students Create a Thread to Respond to Your Topic (Prompt)

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