Brightspace: Create Groups

  1. In Brightspace, click on the course that you want to work with.
  2. Click on Course Tools (top-right), and then Edit Course in the drop-down menu that appears.
  3. Under Learner Management, click on Groups.
  4. Click on New Category.
  5. Fill out Category Name, Number of Groups, etc., and then click on Save.
  6. Click on a Group name to edit that Group.
  7. Click on Enroll Users (top).
  8. Mark the checkbox to the right of each Student's name that you wish to add to the Group, then click on Save.
  9. All done! You can review the members of each group by clicking the number in the Members column.


Optional: The CAT can add a Groups tab to your course, to give easier access to Group functions.

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