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.

You can only add instructors to courses of a template that has the option Learning journey with instructors enabled. You can find out more about template settings in this article:

  • Which functionalities should I activate in the template settings? 

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.


2) Create an instructor group


3) Link the instructor group to the course