LMS and iCEV: How to add iCEV resources in Schoology

This post will explain the steps needed to add an iCEV resource in Schoology. If you have not already added iCEV as an external tool in Schoology, these steps will be ineffective. To learn how to add iCEV as an external tool in Schoology, go to this post.

Step 1

Select Course

To begin, select the course you where would like to add an iCEV resource.

Step 2

Add Materials

Click the “Add Materials” button on the top of the course screen. In the dropdown menu, click “Add File/Link/External Tool.” In the pop-up window, click the “External Tool” icon located on the far right.

Step 3

Add External Tool

In the “Add External Tool” pop-up window, select “iCEV” in the “Tool Provider” drop-down menu. Type the name you would like to give this resource in the “Title” text bar. If this resource will not be connected to the Schoology gradebook, click “Submit” and go to Step 5.  If the resource will be added to the gradebook, see Step 4.

Step 4

Enable Grading

To connect the iCEV resource to the Schoology gradebook, select the “Enable Grading” option. New options will appear under this button. Fill in the “Points,” “Due Date,” “Category,” “Scale” and “Period” options. Once completed, click “Submit.”

Step 5

Select a Resource

After clicking “Submit” you will be redirected to the course assignment page. Click on the resource you just created. This will open the “Select a Resource” page. In the “Select Subject” drop-down menu, select the subject area the course is located under. Once you have selected the subject, click “Select Lesson from Course” to select the course you are using.

*NOTE. You can also select “Search/Browse Lessons” if you prefer to search for the assignment using a title or keyword.

Step 6

Select Assignment

If you have chosen the “Select Subject” option, scroll down until you find the course you are looking for. Once you have selected the course, a new dropdown menu will appear with each of the units in that course. Select the unit you are looking for, and then click “Select” for the assignment you would like to choose.

*NOTE. Based on the screen size of the computer, you may need to scroll over to see the “Select” button to the right of the resource you would like to select.

*NOTE. If you select a resource that is listed as “Printable Activity,” the resource will open as a PDF in a new tab, while the interactive resources will appear as a window in the Schoology course.