You are a teacher and need to create a custom category for your assignments. When you publishing assignments for students, the selected category provides additional information for students and parents. Also categories are required to use grade weighting.
There are 8 categories present by default:
- Extra Credit
You are a teacher you have courses assigned to you.
- Log in to your School Loop account.
- Click the Settings button or the gear icon at the top right.
- Click Go under Categories (Universal).
- Enter a name for the new category and click Submit.
After completing step 4, the page is refreshed and the new category is displayed in the list: