Track student progress in the Grades tab

Each of your class teams has a Grades tab where you can view assignments at a glance as well as track how individual students in your class are progressing. Use the Grades tab to get an overview of your class, access data quickly, open, and return student work.

Navigate the Grades tab

To open the Grades tab, navigate to the General channel of your desired class team and select Grades.

Navigate to the General channel of your class team and select Grades.

  • You'll see that your assignments appear in rows and your students in a column. Assignments are ordered by due date, with the nearest date at the beginning. Continue scrolling to continue viewing assignments.

    Full view of Grades tab

Viewing an assignment

Select an assignment's square to open and view it.

Select an assignment to open it.

Export all grades in this class as a .csv file by selecting Export to Excel.

Export to Excel button

Status of student work

When your students view and turn in their work, you'll see a status in the cell associated with their name and the assignment.

Students' status on their assignments.


The student has opened and viewed the assignment.

Turned in

The student has turned in the assignment and work is ready to grade.

Returned or points

When you've graded student work, the points assigned will show. You'll see Returnedif the assignment doesn't have points. 


No action has been taken on the assignment yet.

Take action on student work

Each cell in the Grades tab grid can be edited. Simply click it to make a change.

You can also select More options  More options icon in the cell to open the student's work, or select Return to quickly return graded work to them.

Select More options to open student work or return it.

Select any student's name to view a detailed list of their grades in your class so far. 

Tip: Use the search bar to quickly find specific students.

Each student's assignments are listed with the nearest due date at the top by default. Here you can view the assignment's title, its status, and how many points have been awarded so far.

One student's list of grades.

  • Sort assignments by date or title by using the arrows.

  • To quickly open student work and grade it, select the status next to the assignment.

    Select a student's assignment status to open their work.

  • Export all of one student's grades in this class as a .csv file by selecting Export to Excel.

    Export to Excel button


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Review student work

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