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Accessing GradeMark from Blackboard Learn

The quickest and most efficient method for instructors to access Turnitin, is from Course Tools > Turnitin Assignments. This lists all of  your Turnitin assignments in one place, as well as the option to sync your roster and grades, if needed. 
1) The , navigate to Course Management > Course Tools > Turnitin Assignments.

2) Select a Turnitin Assignment created for your course. This displays the Turnitin Assignment Inbox.

3) From the Turnitin Assignment inbox, click on the student paper or click on the pencil icon.

Commenting on a students paper

Turnitin has some really nice tools for commenting on a students paper.

Grading a Turnitin assignment by directly entering a score

You can grade a paper by entering a score in the upper-right corner of the GradeMark window. See below.

TurnItIn automatically updates the score into your Blackboard Learn grade center. If there is a delay, you can manually sync the score in Blackboard Learn by choosing Course Tools > Turnitin Assignments > Sync Grades.

Grading a Turnitin assignment using a Turnitin rubric or grading form

Rubrics are a great way to consistently and objectively evaluate student work. If you want to quickly evaluate student work based on a set of predefined criteria or learning goals.

Turnitin’s new Grading Forms are simple rubrics that allow an instructor to give free-form feedback and scores for students broken out across a list of criteria.

You can create new rubrics and grading forms from the Rubric and Form Manager or at the time you create the assignment. Text-based tutorial for using rubrics and grading forms.