Frequently Asked Questions for Faculty

FAQ’s for Faculty


Top SLATE Questions


Add, Delete, Copy Content into Your Course

You can copy your course contents from your previous section, workbench, commons or virtual community (VC).

Accidentally copied your course twice, need to delete all your course content?

Add Content to your course to organize course materials. Use the content tool to create, edit, organize and delete content modules and topics.


Assessments: Quizzes, Assignments and Gradebook

Create a Quiz in your SLATE course, including information about Respondus Monitor and Lockdown Browser.

Create Assignments in SLATE. The Assignments tool allows you to track when files are submitted, see users’ submission times, download assignments to your computer, view submissions, associate assignments folders to rubrics, and return submissions with grades and feedback.

Create Gradebook in SLATE.



Create Discussions an area to post, read and reply to messages on different topics, share thoughts about course materials, ask questions and share files.