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September 15 Release
Please view the New Feature Screencast for a video demonstration of the updates in this release.
Bulk Accept for Moderated Grading
- This change affects only courses using the New Gradebook with Moderated Grading
- The moderator can choose to accept all grades by a grader for all assignments in which that grader is the only grader for the student
- Students with submissions graded by more than one grader will still need to be individually approved by Moderator
Last Date Attended in Student Profile
- Instructors may now note the final date of attendance in a student’s Profile page
- The date cannot be deleted once added
- Allows instructors to easily see the last date of on-ground attendance from each student’s Profile page
Export All SpeedGrader Comments as PDF
- Click the Download Submission Comments link in the SpeedGrader sidebar to generate a PDF containing all comments for the submission
- Allows easy exporting, sharing, and printing of comments
- Not available for muted assignments