Sapling Learning > Editing Student Info

Document created by Digital Support on Jan 25, 2017Last modified by Digital Support on Apr 23, 2018
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When you first receive your course, if you did not elect to send in your rosters, your classes will be populated with generic account names which you will then assign to your students. You have the ability to edit student identification information in the system so that students' real first and last names will be shown in the grade book, etc. To save time, you can also have students change their own information when they login.

Edit first and last names

From the Participants page, click the pencil icon next to that student's current name (located in the First name/Last name column).


This will open a text box that will allow you to edit the name. 

When you are finished editing, click the blue save icon. Note: Changing a user's first and last name will not change their username. Usernames cannot be edited. Editing first and last names will only change the way the user's name appears within the site and in your gradebook.

Edit student ID

You can edit student ID in much the same way. Just click the pencil icon next to the entry in the ID number column.