Top Hat in D2L

Top Hat allows you to synchronize with your LMS, D2L, to make it easier to communicate between the two systems. The main reasons why you might want to implement this integration are: Add your student roster automatically to Top Hat from D2L Push your grades from Top Hat to D2L in a few clicks This […]

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Replacement Strings & Intelligent Agents

“A replacement string lets instructors customize course content and communications in the D2L Learning Environment by incorporating the intended reader’s personalized information, such as their name, automatically. This feature can help instructors build better relationships with learners, increase engagement levels, and improve the overall learning experience.” Learn to use replacements strings to customize your D2L / Brightspace course here.

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Release Conditions

Release conditions in D2L allow you to create a custom learning path through the materials in your course.  When you attach a release condition to an item, users cannot see that item until they meet the associated condition.  Click here to learn more.

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How to add an Adobe Presenter SCORM File to a D2L Course

Many programs such as Presenter (formally known as Breeze) and Articulate can create interactive and dynamic presentations you can import into your D2L course.  When you export the files through these programs, you can use a standard called SCORM, which you see exported as a .zip file.  To import it into D2L, follow the steps […]

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Embed RSS feeds in your course

If you want to embed the RSS feed for a website, blog, or news source, you can use the fantastic Feed2JS tool published by Alan Levine. It can be used to create an embed code for any RSS feed, which can then be used within your D2L course (or any other web page, really). We […]

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