Semester Checklist: Getting Started


This article provides instructors with a basic checklist of items to complete at the start of each semester. Are you ready for the semester to begin? 


In preparing your courses for the new semester, have you:

  1. Copied content from a previous semester into the new section?
  2. Uploaded or replaced syllabi, course schedules or any other items with updated information?
    • Content > Switch File
  3. Changed course dates for items such as quizzes, dropbox folders, and content?
  4. Check settings for:
  5. Checked the course start dates to make sure students can access the material when ready? 
  6. Changed the course image in the My Courses widget? 
  7. Posted a welcome message or sent a welcome email for students in the section with information on how to get started or expectations for the course? 


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