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, August 11 from 1:00-3:00 – Bennett Computer Center 102
  • Monday, August 17 from 10:00-12:00Bennett Computer Center 102

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, August 10 from 10:00-11:30 – Bennett Computer Center 102
  • Content Tools Training – Covers creating modules, uploading and creating files, creating links, and release conditions
    • Tuesday, August 11 from 10:00-11:30 – Bennett Computer Center 102
  • Assignment Tools Training  –  Covers creation and grading of discussions and dropboxes
    • Wednesday, August 12 from 10:00-11:30 – Bennett Computer Center 102
  • Quiz Tool Training – Covers creation and grading of quizzes
    • Thursday, August 13 from 10:00-11:30 – Bennett Computer Center 102
  • Grades Tool Training – Covers setup of gradebook and connecting discussions, dropboxes, and quizzes to the gradebook
    • Friday, August 14 from 10:00-11:30 – Bennett Computer Center 102

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 online-ed-support@washburn.edu.