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The Brightspace Grades tool displays grades for any learning object (E.g. Assignment, Quiz, Discussion) associated with a grade item, or for manually-entered grades.

The Grades tool allows you to

  • Customize your grade setup by choosing personal options, grade schemes, and an appropriate method of calculating the final grade
  • Create and modify grade categories and items
  • Import grades from, and export grades to, CSV files

To access the Grades tool from your Course Home page:

  1. click on the My Tools dropdown menu on the course navigation bar located near the top of the screen.
  2. select the Grades link.
  3. if you are setting up a new gradebook, the Grades Setup Wizard will appear
  4. if you have already begun setting up your gradebook, you will be taken to the Manage Grades area

Gradebook Basic Setup

These articles walk you through the tasks of initial gradebook setup.

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Grade Items

Creating grade items, editing grade items, and connecting grade items to Assignments, Quizzes, Discussons, and more.

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Entering Grades

Evaluating student submissions in Assignments, Quizzes, Discussions, the Grades tool, and more.

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Final Grades

How to adjust and release your final grades (does not include submitting the grade of record).

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All Articles under Grades

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Video Tutorials