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Electronic Grading Options
This document discusses Electronic Grading Options
Desire2Learn (D2L) Gradebook
The Desire2Learn course management system provides an electronic gradebook for faculty at UWGB. This gradebook offers features such as dropping the lowest grade in a category, cumulative totals, import/export capabilities, etc. In addition, it offers controlled, online release to students through the student D2L interface. Scanned test results can be imported into the gradebook, and final grades can be automatically posted to Peoplesoft grade rosters at the end of the semester. If you use Excel to calculate your grades, you can also import from Excel into the D2L gradebook.
More information about the D2L gradebook is available by contacting ATS at 920-465-2416, or online at: https://uknowit.uwgb.edu/search.php?q=grades
Often instructors record grades or create very customized grading schemes in Excel. For large classes, it is possible to import and post grades to D2L from Excel. Please contact ATS at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Test Scanning & Import Capabilities
ATS offers a test scoring and analysis service to instructors at UW - Green Bay. If an instructor designs a multiple answer test, a scanner sheet can be used for the student’s responses, which can then be read and scored. The instructor can request that an electronic file be created so that scores can be imported into the D2L gradebook.
Information about importing scanned test results into a D2L gradebook is available from ATS in IS 1010.