The faculty who use an Attendance grade should be able to set how many points it's worth.
Right now the default is 100 points. Any edits to the points possible shows errors in the scores.
The attendance tool does NOT give instructors the flexibility to change the way the grade is calculated. It only does percent and therefore it is only 100. Instructors want to change it to 10 points. When the Full Grade Center calculates the Total Points, it adds 100 from the Attendance column even though the attendance column is set to 10 points.
Something is terribly wrong here. I created a tec
As I was typing this, I just received an Email from another faculty member saying:
"I am hoping you can help me delete 100 pts worth of Attendance from my BB course. I didn’t add it to my gradebook so I hid it from student and instructor view, but then realized my “Total” column still thinks there is 100 points for attendance. Is there a way to delete this?"
I will have to tell her "No."
Hello, Jackie and Carolyn. This was an unintentional limitation with the attendance score in the grade book that we will be fixing. The best option in the meantime is to adjust the weighting of the attendance column/category in the overall grade calculation. Again, we will be fixing this so that you can adjust the value of the column in the grade book.
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