Below you can find information on current and upcoming enhancements for NYU Classes, which provide the NYU community with improved functionality and usability in the system. More information regarding these enhancements is available below:
NYU Classes now features an updated, cleaner user interface, as well as a number of enhancements to existing tools. Watch the following brief video for an overview:
For information about the latest features and enhancements in NYU Classes, see the Overview article in the NYU ServiceLink knowledge base..
NYU Classes now features a New Gradebook tool. Developed in response to faculty feedback, the New Gradebook delivers significant usability improvements, centered around a new spreadsheet-style interface. For a brief overview, watch the following video:
Features in the New Gradebook include:
For more information, see the New Gradebook Guide in the ServiceLink knowledge base.
The following tools are available to faculty and students as limited pilots. Faculty can request access to current/upcoming integration pilots (excluding NYU Stream and Zoom) by contacting email@example.com.
Note: To request the NYU Stream or Zoom pilots, please refer to the request forms for these tools below.
A native attendance-tracking tool in NYU Classes that allows instructors to quickly and easily mark attendance via paper-based/electronic attendance sheets, with automatic Gradebook syncing.
A content delivery and assessment platform designed to facilitate student engagement while providing an easy-to-use case study marketplace for instructors to add content to their course's curriculum. Watch this brief overview video:
The integration with Google Groups and Google Drive will provide instructors with the ability to easily create Google Groups based on rosters from their course sites.
As a site's membership changes with adds and drops, the corresponding Google Group’s membership will be automatically kept in sync.
This Google Group functionality allows for Google Drive content (Docs, Presentations, Sheets) to be easily shared with the members of an NYU Classes course site. The sharing permissions for these files automatically mirrors the membership of the site itself. Watch this brief overview video.
A visually-based discussion tool that allows users to post multimedia threads using a combination of audio/webcam recordings, video annotation, text, and more. Watch this brief overview video:
This pilot integration provides access to NYU Stream content/functionality from within NYU Classes course sites. Instructors and students can import content from their personal "My Media" libraries, create playlists, upload new media, and more. Content can be displayed within a course site's dedicated "Media Gallery" tool, or embedded in other NYU Classes tools using the new NYU Stream rich-text editor plugin.
To request the NYU Stream pilot integration, please submit the following form:
NYU Stream Integration Request Form
A web conferencing tool for teaching and learning purposes that offers video, audio, and wireless screen-sharing capabilities. Zoom is currently available, as a pilot, to faculty and academic support staff for active online/blended courses.
To request Zoom, please submit the following form:
Zoom Request Form