Instructor set-up - D2L/Brightspace (Desire2Learn)

Document created by Vishal Sharma on Jan 12, 2017Last modified by Vishal Sharma on Jan 12, 2017
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These instructions describe how to set up Sapling Learning as an approved LTI Tool in D2L/Brightspace (formerly Desire2Learn), where LTI stands for Learning Tools Interoperability.

  1. From your course home page in D2L, click on Course Admin.
  2. Click on External Learning Tools.
  3. On the Manage Tool Providers tab, click on New Tool Provider. If you don’t see this option, skip to step 4.
  4. Fill in the “Launch Point” as gateway.mnv-tech.com and make sure “Allow users to use this tool provider” is checked. Then click Save. If you don’t see this option, skip to step 5.
  5. On the Manage External Learning Tool Links tab click on New Link.
  6. Give the link a meaningful “Title” for your students and insert the URL provided by your Sapling Learning Client Success Specialist.
  7. Make sure the rest of the settings match the image below and click Save. You will also need a "Key" and "Secret" provided by your Sapling Learning Client Success Specialist.
  8. Click on Content.
  9. In the desired portion of your course choose Add Existing Activities > External Learning Tools.
  10. Click on the name of the tool you created in steps 6 and 7.
  11. After inserting the link, you must Edit Properties and check the box to Open in a new window.
  12. Send your class the instructions for student sign-up.
  13. If desired, set up grade sync within your Sapling Learning course.
 

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