Each group represents a collection of students. Assessments, Lessons, and Bookshelf Resources can be assigned to unique groups of students within the platform.
➡️ Edit: You can edit the title or color of a student group.
➡️ Delete: Deleting a student group will remove any instance that group has been assigned, and it will no longer be an available student group to choose from.
Step 1: Select Classes module, then Students.
Step 2: Select Students.
Step 3: Select the ellipsis at the top of the page and select Add to Group.
Step 4: If you selected the pencil icon, you can edit the name or color. If you selected the trash can icon, select Yes or No to confirm.
❗ Classes with Co-Teachers: Keep in mind, if you delete a student group, it is deleted from all classes that group is used in (not just the class you are accessing it from). This includes classes that have a main teacher/co-teacher set up; please delete groups with caution!
Student Groups FAQ
What can I use student groups for? Many things! You can assign assessments, assign lessons, and share resources with student groups. Here are some specific examples: give a modified assessment, share enrichment resources, identify students who need extra help, keep track of student clubs, such as Book Club....and many more!
Besides in the class list, where else can I create and assign groups? Groups can be created from many places, such as: assessment analytics, standards analytics, 3rd Party analytics, and the grade book,
How do I remove a student from a group? You can remove students from groups by clicking on the group indicator while on the class list.
How can I see what students are in each group? Click here to see how you can view the students in each group.
Is there a rule to the order the groups are listed for a student? Yes; the group indicators are listed alphanumerically left-to-right , first by district groups, followed by teacher created groups.
Can I share groups with other teachers? You can share groups by making teachers a co-teacher of your class. Any co-teacher of any class will be able to see and use the groups created for that class.
Who can see the groups I've created? Only you and any co-teachers in your class. Students, parents, administrators, and other teachers aren't able to see your student groups.
Who can add or delete new groups (or add/delete students from groups)? Only the teacher and any co-teachers of the class.
What's the difference between a solid and half-shaded circle? The solid circle represents a district created group. The half-shaded circle represents a teacher created group.