Curving Grades – A Quick Way

D2L doesn't have a dedicated function to curving test/quiz scores, but there are a few ways to accomplish this regardless. In the example below, no one scored more than 88% on the Chapter 1 Quiz.  A fast way to effectively curve this item would be to edit the grade item... ...and then lower the Maximum … Continue reading Curving Grades – A Quick Way


Tracking Attendance in the Gradebook

Many faculty have course attendance policies that award and/or deduct points from student grades, and have sought ways to make the D2L gradebook accomodate this. Creating a grade item for each class meeting over 15 weeks is often time-consuming and messy; however, there are two simpler ways to track attendance in the D2L gradebook. If … Continue reading Tracking Attendance in the Gradebook