Student Resources

Academic Tools for Students

Academic Tools for Students in Fall 2017

This document contains general information about the most common academic learning tools in use by students. 

Brightspace Pulse Mobile App

Stay engaged in your courses with the Pulse app for iOS and Android. See due dates, announcements, grades, content updates and more.

Brightspace Binder App

This iPad and Android app lets you download course content to review and annotate offline.

Student Guides for the Brightspace Learning Environment

Brightspace Learning Environment – Learner Guide

This document contains information about the following tools: Awards, Assignments (Dropbox), Grades, Quizzes, Rubrics, Self Assessments, Surveys, Class Progress, Blog, Chat, Classlist, Discussions, Email, Announcements (News), Calendar, Content, and Video Note. This information applies to the most recent version of Brightspace Platform, unless otherwise specified within the document.

Accessibility and Navigation in Brightspace Learning Environment - Learner Guide

Information to ensure that you are familiar with the accessibility features and how to navigate Brightspace Learning Environment.

Google Apps 1.3 - Learner Guide

This document includes instructions for using the Google Suite of applications with Brightspace. 

Virtual Classroom and Video Assignments by YouSeeU - Learner Guide

This document includes information about how to use Virtual Classroom and Video Assignments by YouSeeU.

Student Guide for the Brightspace Pulse Mobile App

Brightspace Pulse 1.12 - Learner Guide

This document contains information about platform requirements; logging in and out; the iOS and Android interfaces; viewing, filtering, and adding activities; course content updates; and troubleshooting.

Student Guides -for the Brightspace Binder Mobile App

Brightspace Binder for Android - Learner Guide

This document contains information about platform requirements, document storage limits creating a connection to Brightspace Learning Environment, Managing Documents, best practices and troubleshooting.

Brightspace Binder for iOS - Learner Guide

This document contains information about platform requirements, logins, connecting to Brightspace Learning Environment, adding and moving documents and collections, searching, navigating, and annotating documents.

Brightspace Binder for Web - Learner Guide

This document contains information about platform requirements, document storage limits, adding and navigating documents, creating and managing collections and annotations.

Brightspace Binder for Windows 8 - Learner Guide

Brightspace Binder for Windows - Learner Guide

Student Guides for the Brightspace ePortfolio

Brightspace ePortfolio - Learner Guide

This document contains information about Brightspace ePortfolio artifacts, presentations, collections, assessments, sharing and exporting and importing items.

Brightspace ePortfolio Mobile for Android - Learner Guide

This document contains information about Brightspace ePortfolio Mobile artifacts, presentations, collections, assessments, sharing and exporting and importing items.

Brightspace ePortfolio Mobile for iOS - Learner Guide

This document contains information about Brightspace ePortfolio Mobile artifacts, presentations, collections, assessments, sharing and exporting and importing items.