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How do I manage rubrics in an account?

You can create rubrics for instructors to use across your institution. Instructors can add account-level rubrics to their assignments, graded discussions, and quizzes. Instructors can also create their own rubrics in their courses.

Open Account

Open Account

In Global Navigation, click the Admin link [1], then click the name of the account [2].

Open Rubrics

Open Rubrics

In Account Navigation, click the Rubrics link.

Add Rubric

Add Rubric

Click the Add Rubric button.

Add Details

Create Title

Add details to the rubric.

Manage Existing Rubric

Manage Existing Rubric

Click the name of the rubric you want to edit or delete.

Note: Rubrics that have been used in more than one place cannot be modified.

Edit Rubric

To edit your rubric, click the Edit Rubric button.

Edit Rubric Details

To edit the rubric title, select the Title field [1].

To delete the rubric, click the Delete icon [2].

To edit a criterion description, click the Edit icon in the Criteria field [3]. To delete a criterion, click the Delete icon in the Criteria field [4].

To edit a rating, click the Edit icon in the desired rating field [5]. To add a new rating for the criterion, click the Add icon [6].

To change the point value for a criterion, select the Points field and type a new point value [7].

To add a new criterion, click the Add Criterion link [8]. To add an outcome to your rubric, click the Find Outcome link [9].

To use the rubric for assignment grading, select the Use this rubric for assignment grading checkbox [10].

To hide the total points for the rubric, select the Hide score total for assessment results checkbox [11].

Update Rubric

Edit Rubric Details

To save any edits you've made to the rubric, click the Update Rubric button.

Delete Rubric

Click the Delete Rubric button.

Confirm Deletion

Confirm Deletion

Click the OK button.

When you delete a rubric, any course currently using the rubric will still have access to the rubric, but it will no longer be included in new courses.