TRACS Documentation

These written help and how-to guides are arranged by topic and tool and include links to short training videos. Click on the topic to view the documentation and troubleshooting guides associated with it.
 

Alphabetical List of Tools


Getting Started

These documents will help you gain a basic understanding of what TRACS is, how to log in, and best practices instructors should use when working in TRACS.

About TRACS

TRACS Text Editor

Instructor Best Practices

Logging into TRACS

My Workspace

Profile

Recommended Browsers

TRACS Guest Users Information


Setting Up Your Site

These documents will teach you how to create a course or project site in TRACS.

Create Course

Create Project Site

Create Site from Template


Core Tools

These are some of the more commonly used tools in TRACS and will help you communicate information with your site participants.

Announcements

Assessments

Assignments

Attendance

Calendar

Email

Forums

Gradebook 2

Resources

Roster

Site Info

Site Stats

Syllabus


Content Delivery

These documents will help you post documents, resources, links, and other content you wish site participants to download and view.

Drop Box

Learning Modules

Lessons

Podcast

RSS News Feeds

Web Content

Map Network Drive MAC

Map Network Drive PC

Map Network Drive for Windows Vista

Map Network Drive for Windows 7

Cyberduck


Collaboration

These documents will teach you how to use collaborative and interactive learning tools in TRACS. 

Blogs

Chat Room

Meetings

Messages

Polls

Questions and Answers

Sign-Up

Wiki


Grading

These documents will teach you how to use the PostEm tool in TRACS to post grades for your site participants to view. You will also learn how to use iRubric. 

PostEm

Turning Point Response Cards

iRubric (Rubric Manager)


Administrative and External Tools

These documents will help site administrators gain a better undersanding of what tools they can use to track student usage of the site and other tools that cannot be used by site participants.

Mailing List Archive

Section Info

Basic LTI

MH Campus

Reading List

MyLabsPlus

Tool Order

Permissions and Roles

Public Sites List

ePortfolio Integration