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Creating a Group

You can use groups to organize users’ work on projects and assignments, or you can create special work areas for users with different learning needs.  The first step is to establish your groups.  Then you can associate these groups with discussions and/or dropboxes and enroll students as you wish.

  • Who is this for: Online Instructors
  • What is required: A Desire2Learn course activities that benefit from group participation


View the Desire2Learn documentation: Creating Groups

Also see: Creating groups with discussions/dropboxes at one time

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