How do I add students from a spreadsheet or text document?

You can add students to your class by copying and pasting a list of their names from a document, like a spreadsheet or text editor.

 

Copying from a spreadsheet:

  1. In an Excel document (or other spreadsheet), create columns for First Name and Last Name. Enter your students, and then highlight the list:



  2. Next, copy the list (eg., right-click + select "Copy"), click on "Add Students" in the class settings, select "Create New Accounts", and "Add Students Manually":


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Copying from a text editor:

  1. In a Word document (or similar text editor), add students by separating their first name and last name by either commas, semi-colons, or tab indents. Like this:



  2. Then copy the list (eg., right-click + select "Copy"), click on "Add Students" in the class settings, select "Create New Accounts", and "Add Students Manually":

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Tip: For longer lists, you may need to scroll down by either pressing Enter on your keyboard or by using the down arrows.

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