○ Add an instructor to a course (access to statistics and communication with learners)
What is an Instructor in aNewSpring?
The instructor has the possibility to view the statistics, can communicate with the learners, shadow a course and assess assignments.
A Mentor is the stripped version of an instructor and can only view statistics. Read more about the Mentor.
Step 1: Give a user the instructor role
You can do this under the Users tab. Add a new user or click on Roles next to an existing user. Check the box under Instructor and when you have Updated, a new tab Instructor will appear. Here you can add the user to a new or existing mentor group. Read more about roles.
Step 2: Create an instructor group
Click via the tab Users on the button Groups. Create a new group under the tab Instructors and add the instructor to the group by editing the group. This group can be linked to courses where they may view the course statistics and use the other options available for the instructor role.
Step 3: Link the instructor group to the course
Go to the Templates tab and expand the template. Click the name of the course and go to the Instructors tab to add the instructor group to the course. When this is done, the instructor can use the tab Instruct to gain access.