In the course under settings is an item labeled "Enable course grading scheme." What is this, and do I need it--or need to "click" on it?
Hi Nancy Brashear Welcome to the Canvas Community. Before giving a direct response to your question, you should really take a look at the entire section of Settings in the online instructor guide here in the Community, which starts here.
But the direct answer to your question is that a grading scheme will allow you to add corresponding letter grades so that you, and your students, will see a letter grade in the gradebook. There is additional information here;
That should provide more than enough information to get you going. You may already have a subaccount grading scheme enabled for you by your institution, as well (in cases where a department/discipline has agreed to use the same grading scheme) so those should help you locate those, as well.
I hope this helps, Nancy!
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