Major Upgrade Coming Summer 2021

Courses Upgrade on August 3: Teaching and Learning in a digital environment online.

Upgrade Details

On Tuesday, August 3, 2021, Technology and Learning will upgrade Courses to the latest version, Sakai 21.  The upgrade will come with several enhancements and new features for the Assignments, Tests & Quizzes, Gradebook, Site Info, and other tools. 

Don't worry: if you have already started to set up your course site(s) by the day of the scheduled upgrade, all of your content will stay intact!

New Features

While additional information will be forthcoming, this update will include improved performance and feature enhancements including:

  1. An optional Sakai grader service in assignments, which allows instructors to view attached submissions in-line.
  2. A new "Date Manager" service, which allows instructors to edit all open dates and due dates for various tools in one place.
  3. A way to message students right from the Gradebook based upon performance on a particular activity.
  4. And more!

Questions?

Please email techlearn@pepperdine.edu.

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Phone: 310.506.HELP (4357)

Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

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