As a student accessing Grades, is it possible to view the assignments that they have submitted (that have not already been graded) vs. the assignments that are yet to be submitted without clicking on the link for each specific assignment?
John, yes, it's actually quite easy/intuitive for students to tell the difference. Here's a great document to provide students - How do I use the icons and colors in the Grades page? - that explains what the different things represent.
I made the following from one of my sandbox gradebooks (student view) to show you what the students view. You can also see this by going to your gradebook and clicking on the name of a student.
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