Course Manager Navigation

Navigating the SIMnet Course Manager Top and Left navigation menus.

The SIMnet Course Manager has two basic control bars for navigation. The Top Navigation Menu provides access to SIMstudent, Your Profile, and logging out. The Left Navigation Menu contains access to all of your Users, Classes, Content, Results, and Administration settings.

The Top Navigation Menu

1. πŸ‘©β€πŸŽ“ SIMStudent

You can view each of your classes as if you were a student to with the SIMstudent feature. You can navigate directly to each course you teach as a SIMstudent by selecting the course name from the list. Visit the πŸ‘‰ SIMstudent section for details.

2. Profile

The Profile pop up window features, your personal information, and permissions. Visit the πŸ‘‰ My Account help topic to learn more. The Messaging section features the ability to compose messages and schedule announcements to your students and classes. Vist the πŸ‘‰ Communicate help topic to learn more.

3. πŸšͺ Logout

Click the Logout button to log out of SIMnet Course Manager.

Note: You will automatically be logged out of the Course Manager after 60-minutes of inactivity.

The Left Navigation Menu

4. πŸ’¬ Dashboard

The Class dashboard provides you an overview of all or each of your classes, including Students with past due assignments; the list of assignments that are past, current, or upcoming; Integrity Violations; Student Activity and Credentials Issued. You can edit the settings of each widget to provide more fine grained detail. You can select from all your courses or any individual course to display on the dashboard. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Dashboard help topic to learn more.

5. πŸ’― Grades

🏫 Gradebook

The Gradebook section contains all grades for your courses. You can also manually change grades, export, create and view column configuration. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Gradebook help topic to learn more.

β€‹πŸ“‘ View Reports

The View Reports section contains the raw grades and attempts for all assignments completed in SIMnet. Visit the β€‹πŸ‘‰Reports help topic to learn more.

β€‹πŸ”—Resource Submissions

The Resource Submission section lists submitted resources. Visit the β€‹πŸ‘‰Resources help topic to learn more.

⏺️ Create Report

You can also create and bookmark custom reports. Visit the β€‹πŸ‘‰Reports help topic to learn more.

6. 🏫 Courses

βš™οΈ View All

The View All section lists all classes you're assigned to teach. You can also edit, assign, create, organize, import, and archive classes. Vist the πŸ‘‰ Manage help topic to learn more.

Note: Administrators are able to view and edit all classes in the school URL.

βš™οΈCreate

Create a new SIMnet course. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Create Classes help topic to learn more.

βš™οΈOrganize

Use the Course Organizer page to Organize your created course. You can edit the order, grouping, visibility and more from the Course Organizer. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Organize help topic to learn more.

βš™οΈImport

Batch impport classes and students automatically by using templated .CSV or .TXT files. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Import Classes and Users help topic to learn more.

βš™οΈArchive

Archive courses that you are no longer using or view archived classes and recover them. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Archive help topic to learn more.

⭐ Starred Courses

You can Star courses form the View All Courses page. Starred courses will appear automatically in the Courses pane so that they can be viewed and edited quickly.

7. πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ Users

πŸ‘©β€πŸ« Instructors

Note: Only SIMnet Administrators are able to view the Instructors section.

The Instructors section lists all of the Administrators and Instructors within your school URL. You can also edit, assign, create, import, and archive instructor and administrator accounts. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Instructors help topic to learn more.

πŸ‘©β€πŸŽ“ Students

The Students section lists all students enrolled in your classes. You can also edit, assign, create, import, and archive students. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Students help topic to learn more.

πŸ” Student Quick Search

You can search students directly from the panel. Search by name, email or username. The student search only returns at most 5 student records per search result

8. πŸ“š Content

Note: Instructor accounts are only able to view content they created or that is assigned to their class. Administrators can view all content within the URL.

πŸ“˜ Lessons

The Lessons section lists all of the lessons you've created or are assigned to your classes. You can also edit, assign, create lessons, create templates, and archive lessons. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Lessons help topic to learn more.

πŸ“š SIMBooks

The SIMbooks section lists all available SIMbooks, Chapters, and Pages. You can also assign, preview, and download book resources. Visit the πŸ‘‰ SIMbooks help topic to learn more.

πŸ—’οΈ Exams

The Exams section lists all of the exams you've created or are assigned to your classes. You can also edit, assign, create exams, create templates, and archive exams. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Exams help topic to learn more.

🧩 SIMPaths

The SIMpaths section lists all of the SIMpaths you've created or are assigned to your classes. You can also edit, assign, create SIMpaths, create templates, and archive exams. Visit the πŸ‘‰ SIMpaths help topic to learn more.

πŸ“„ Projects

The Projects section lists all available autograded Projects. You can also assign projects and create custom grading rubrics. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Projects help topic to learn more.

πŸ”— Resources

The Resources section lists all file and link resources. You can also create new resources, view and grade student submissions. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Resources help topic to learn more.

Test Banks

The Test Banks section lists all available test banks. You can also create custom test bank questions. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Test Banks help topic to learn more.

9. πŸ—„οΈ Admin Settings

Note: Only SIMnet Administrators can access the Administration section.

βœ”οΈ Options

In the options section you can edit Student Change preferences and other school-wide settings. Add Friendly IPs for whitelisting IPs for testing. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Options help topic to learn more.

πŸ“—Textbooks

Add and remove textbooks from the list of available textbooks. Removing textbooks keeps instructors from assigning content outside of the pre-approved list. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Textbooks help topic to learn more.

🏫 Campuses

Schools can add additional campuses to control Learning Objects, eCommerce offers, and available textbooks at each campus. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Campuses help topic to learn more.

πŸ’³ Products

Use the Products section to control the editions of SIMnet available to your users. SIMnet currently offers 2016, 2019 and 2021 products. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Products help topic to learn more.

πŸ’³ eCommerce

Add or remove eCommerce offerings available across your school. eCommerce offers allow users to purchase access to SIMnet online. eCommerce offers can be edited at the course level. Visit the πŸ‘‰ eCommerce help topic to learn more.

πŸ“’ Details

The Details view shows the account type and school time zone. All Account level and Course level Inclusive Access offers are visible here. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Details help topic to learn more.

➰ Branding

You can add your school logo to your school's SIMnet login page and to Digital Credentials handed out by your school. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Branding help topic to learn more.

10. πŸ†˜ Help

Help

Help topics releated to the page you are currently viewing automatically display. You can use the Search feture at the top of the pane to search Instant Help topics. Visit the πŸ‘‰ Getting Support section for additional help.

Documentation

The SIMnet Community Blog contains information regarding SIMnet, new features, new content, bug fixes, and announcements of maintenance being performed that may impact system availability. Be sure to refer to the πŸ‘‰ Blog often to obtain this information.

The SIMnet Cahngelog documents all changes made to SIMnet including all major bug fixes.

Terms and Privacy Policy

View the SIMnet Terms and Privacy Policy.

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