Feedback Studio Instructor

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Account basics

Setting up your account from an email

Joining an account as an instructor

Joining an account as a TA

Logging in

Logging in via Google SSO

Logging in via Clever SSO

Trouble logging in?

Resetting your password

Changing your account settings

Changing your security information

Changing user types

Messages and announcements

Paper Deletions

Viewing usage statistics

Classes and master classes

Creating a class

Copying a class

Expiring a class

Extending a class

Reactivating an expired class

Viewing expired classes

Creating a master class

Adding a TA to a master class section

Managing a master class

Creating new sections

Creating assignments in a master class

Enrolling students in a master class

Adding assignments to sections

Viewing all master class assignments

Converting a standard class to a master class

Reverting a master class into a standard class

Viewing the grade book for a master class

Viewing the calendar for a master class

Changing preferences

Class usage statistics

Student management

Accessing the student page

Enrolling students individually

Enrolling students from a list

Allowing students to self-enroll

Removing students

Emailing students

Emailing non-submitters

Resending student welcome emails

Locking and unlocking students

Viewing the class portfolio

Enable anonymous marking

Identifying an anonymous student

Assignment management

Creating a paper assignment

Enabling late submissions

Advanced assignment settings

File types displayed in the Turnitin Viewer

Elements of the assignment inbox

Organizing the assignment inbox

Moving papers between assignments

Downloading papers

Grading without a submission

Viewing papers

Viewing late submissions

Viewing submission information

The assignments library

Importing assignments

Enabling anonymous marking

Editing an assignment

Extending an assignment deadline

Making a submission

Single-file upload on behalf of a student

Multiple-file upload on behalf of a student

Cut-and-paste submissions on behalf of a student

Zip-file upload on behalf of a student

Activating quick submit

Submitting via quick submit

Accessing Similarity Reports via quick submit

Locating digital receipts

File requirements

The Similarity Report

Accessing the Similarity Report

The Similarity Report explained

Interpreting the Similarity Report

Similarity Score Ranges

Viewing similarity matches

Viewing sources

Refining the Similarity Report

Generating a new Similarity Report

Accessing the text-only Similarity Report

Managing paper view requests

Multicolor highlighting in the Similarity Report

Using Translated Matching


Document details (Turnitin Originality only)



Downloading the Similarity Report

Similarity Report exclusions

Excluding quotes and bibliography

Bibliography and quote exclusions

Excluding small matches

Excluding sources

Excluding assignment templates

Viewing excluded sources


Viewing e-rater feedback

Dismissing and revealing e-rater marks

Adding comments to e-rater marks

Hiding e-rater feedback categories

Viewing the writer's handbook

When is e-rater feedback released to students?


About PeerMark™ assignment

Creating a PeerMark™ assignment

Editing and deleting PeerMark questions

Reordering PeerMark™ questions

Writing a peer review

Writing a review for a selected paper

Using the PeerMark™ tools palette

Adding bubble comments to a review

Adding composition marks to a review

Adding inline comments to a review

Viewing peer review information

Reading peer reviews

Grading peer reviews

Editing review grades and overall grades

Printing peer reviews

QuickMarks and commenting tools

Managing QuickMarks and sets

Accessing the QuickMark Manager

Creating new QuickMarks

Editing QuickMarks

Archiving and restoring QuickMarks

Removing a QuickMark from a set

Searching for QuickMarks

Creating new QuickMark sets

Adding QuickMarks to an existing set

Downloading QuickMark sets

Uploading QuickMark sets

Hiding and filtering QuickMark sets

Deleting QuickMark sets

Using QuickMarks and commenting tools

Adding QuickMarks to a paper

Deleting QuickMarks from a paper

Adding comments and strikethroughs

Deleting comments and strikethroughs

Converting bubble comments to QuickMarks

Assigning criteria to QuickMarks and comments

Adding text summary comments

Recording voice comments

Rubric scorecards and grading forms

Creating a rubric or grading form during assignment creation

Creating a rubric or grading form after student submission

Starring a rubric or grading form

Viewing your starred rubrics and grading forms

Removing a star from a rubric or grading form

Modifying a rubric scorecard

Attaching a rubric scorecard to an assignment

Grading in the rubric side panel

Grading in the expanded rubric manager

Duplicating a rubric scorecard

Downloading rubric scorecards

Uploading rubric scorecards

Assigning criteria to bubble comments

Modifying a grading form

Attaching a grading form to an assignment

Grading in the grading form side panel

Grading in the expanded grading form manager

Duplicating a grading form

Downloading a grading form

Uploading a grading form

The grade book

About the grade book

Elements of the grade book

Grade book preferences

Adding an entry to the grade book

Entering grades in the grade book

Dropping grades

Changing point values in the grade book

Scaling grades

Exporting from the grade book

Graphing tools

Printing a grade book graph

The grade book student page

Tracking student attendance

Viewing a QuickMark breakdown

Viewing the Learning Analytics Report

Exporting the online grading report

The class calendar

Accessing the class calendar

Adding announcements

Adding class notes

Adding holidays

Viewing assignment dates

Uploading a syllabus

Viewing the calendar in list mode

Feedback Studio navigation

Moving between papers

Using layers

Using the thumbnail sidebar


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