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Edit and Manage Content

Edit content directly at the source.

Access the Edit menu to perform functions on individual items.

  • Edit settings - open the topic settings and make changes.
  • Move right or Move Left - indents the item or removes indentation.
  • Hide or Show - hide the item from students or show it to them.
  • Duplicate - create a copy of the item within this course section. Change the item's name and settings as needed.
  • Assign Roles - By assigning a role to a user in a context, you are granting them that role's permissions for the current context and all lower contexts.
  • Delete - remove the item.
  • Personalized Learning Designer (PLD) - this is a shortcut to the PLD. To learn more see Personalized Learning Designer.

View the course from the student perspective to be sure it appears as you intended. Administration block > Switch role to > Student. When you are done testing, click Return to my normal role.

Check It Out!

Check out our video on moving activities and resources.