Desire2Learn Training

Sign-up is NOT required. Come to any or all training sessions.

Content & Grades Training

(Covers email, news, roster, file upload, link sharing, and gradebook.)

You only need to go to 1 session.

  • Tuesday, December 15 from 10:00 – 12:00
  • Thursday, December 17 from 1:00 – 3:00 
  • Thursday, January 14 from 9:00 – 11:00 

All Content and Grades trainings will be in Henderson Learning Center 108.

Tool Sets Training

Only go to the session for the tools you need to know.

  • Communication Tools Training – Covers Email, Classlist, News, and Calendar
    • Monday, January 11 from 1:00-2:30
  • Content Tools Training – Covers creating modules, uploading and creating files, creating links, and release conditions
    • Tuesday, January 12 from 2:00-3:30
  • Assignment Tools Training  –  Covers creation and grading of discussions and dropboxes
    • Wednesday, January 13 from 1:00-2:30
  • Quiz Tool Training – Covers creation and grading of quizzes
    • Thursday, January 14 from 1:00-2:30
  • Grades Tool Training – Covers setup of gradebook and connecting discussions, dropboxes, and quizzes to the gradebook
    • Friday, January 15 from 1:00-2:30

All Tool Sets trainings will be in Henderson Learning Center 108.


Online Training

Everyone with a MyWashburn account has access to Desire2Learn. From My Home, click the Help menu and choose “Training & Orientation.” All training materials are housed here.

If you feel you need more individual support or you are a new instructor and do not have your MyWashburn information yet, please contact