HE Instructor Knowledge Base URL (for LaunchPad): http://cmg.screenstepslive.com/s/MacmillanMedia/m/D2L_deepintegration_LaunchPad/l/231621-link-your-desire2learn-course-to-a-launchpad-courseHE Instructor Knowledge Base URL (for Writer's Help 2.0): http://cmg.screenstepslive.com/s/MacmillanMedia/m/D2L_integration_WritersHelp2_IM/l/417779-link-your-desire2learn-course-to-a-writer-s-help-2-0-course
Link your D2L/Brightspace course to a LaunchPad/Writer's Help 2.0 course (course homepage)
Follow the instructions in this article if you previously added the Macmillan Course Tools widget to your course homepage. If you added the widget to a content module instead, please see the help article Link your D2L/Brightspace course to a LaunchPad/Writer's Help 2.0 course (content module).
Please note that the following instructions are for LaunchPad, but the same steps can be followed when using Writer's Help 2.0.
This article is composed of two discrete steps in which you will:
- complete single sign-on registration for your Macmillan instructor account, and
- link your D2L/Brightspace course to a LaunchPad course.
In the Macmillan Course Tools widget, click Getting Started
On the D2L/Brightspace course homepage, expand the Macmillan Course Tools widget and click the Getting Started... link.
This will trigger a pop-up window. If you have a pop-up blocker in your browser, please read the help article I received a pop-up blocker warning and/or an Integration Middleware Error. What does this mean?.
Enter your LaunchPad log in credentials
The Token Registration pages are essentially asking the instructor’s permission to perform updates to this particular D2L/Brightspace course’s gradebook during the course of the semester. To proceed, simply click the Authenticate button.
Associate your LaunchPad course
On the Choose Course page, find the LaunchPad course instance that you wish to link to your D2L/Brightspace course and click the Associate button for it.
Important note: If you don’t see the desired LaunchPad course listed on this page contact your Macmillan sales rep, product specialist, or sales engineer.
In the Associate Course module click Yes, Associate This Course.
The page shown here confirms that the course association was completed successfully. Simply close this browser tab or window and return to your D2L/Brightspace course.
Return to Macmillan Course Tools
The Macmillan Course Tools widget should now contain the following: