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Lee Hall
      As a project for my graduate Sociolinguistics class this year, I organized a paper around the differences between how females and males interact with their instructors or professors in a freshman, on-campus classroom. Not surprisingly, women tended to ask more questions and interact with their instructors. However, both genders seemed to be… (Show more)
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Navigating to the gradebook There are three ways to access the gradebook. From your main course page Click on the Grades button in the left navigation menu. From the activity editorClick the Go to Gradebook button.   From the assignment previewYou can click the Gradebook link in the upper right corner. This will take you to the student…
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For most assignment types, you can adjust due dates and available from dates for just individual students or groups of students, rather than the entire class. When adjusting the due date, we call it an extension. When adjusting the available date, we call it an offset. If you need to give a student or a group of students more time to finish an…
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Dan Bio
How do I type the element "Ts" because Sapling won't let me? 
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Create Course When you log in to LaunchPad, you will be taken to your dashboard. Click Create Course at the top of the page.   Confirm product You will be asked to confirm that the product you are using to create the course is the same one that your students will be purchasing. Some products have multiple versions, and if titles are not…
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Tiffany Otto
Due to medical circumstances I was unable to complete the Spring Semester on time, instead my chemistry instructor extended my course thru August 31st to accommdate  for all my medical issues this semester. He said he contacted the sites for sapling learning and late nite labs and was told he would be unable to extend the due dates past the Spring… (Show more)
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Jack Solomon
One of my all-time favorite readings from past editions of Signs of Life in the USA is Andy Medhurst's "Batman, Deviance, and Camp." In that analysis of how the original muscle-man clone of Superman morphed into "Fred MacMurray from My Three Sons" in the wake of Fredric Wertham's notorious accusation in 1955 that Batman and Robin were like "a wish… (Show more)
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PurposeMapworks Activity reports allow a quick overview of how Mapworks is being used within the institute by faculty, staff, and students. The top activities, number of referrals and appointments, contact information, and academic updates are all also summarized. This can be used to provide insight into which areas are being used efficiently and…
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David Myers
The British, American, and Australian press—and hundreds of millions of royal wedding viewers—were unexpectedly enthralled by Bishop Michael Curry’s 13.5 minutes of fame: “Stole the show” (Telegraph and Vox). “Electrifying” (New York Times). “Wholly un-British, amazing, and necessary” (Esquire). “Will go down in history” (Guardian). “His star… (Show more)
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