Category Archives: ANGEL

Things Faculty Must Know About ANGEL

1. The recommended browsers for ANGEL are according to ANGEL Support’s Supported Browsers and Recommended Computers article found at http://kb.its.psu.edu/cms/article/6: Internet Explorer 7 – 10 http://bit.ly/MMKaEC Firefox 3-10 or 15-18 (http://bit.ly/R0dq7h) Chrome 24 Safari 6 (http://bit.ly/TUPl5M) * There is currently no support for Safari on a … Continue reading

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ANGEL Quick Start Guide for Faculty

Faculty Quick Start Guide  (click to download the .pdf)

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ANGEL Video Tutorials for Students

To learn how to navigate and complete assignments in ANGEL, watch the videos below. ANGEL Student Basics: This video will give you a quick tour around ANGEL, our learning management system.   ANGEL Course Basics for Students: This video will … Continue reading

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Add ANGEL Calendar Events to UCS

You can now sync your ANGEL calendar with your UCS calendar so you can see all of your ANGEL events in UCS. If you create an event in ANGEL, you will see it in UCS. However, ANGEL can NOT pull … Continue reading

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New Way for Students to View Their Grades in ANGEL

The Teaching & Learning with Technology (TLT) has announced ANGEL has a new way for students to view their grades via a nugget they can display on their profile page. For more information, visit New ANGEL nugget gives students better way … Continue reading

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ANGEL Updates October 2013

(Click here for the original post by Teaching and Learning with Technology.) An ANGEL update was applied on October 2nd to correct some outstanding issues and to implement several feature requests received from the Penn State community. The update included the … Continue reading

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Embed yammer Groups Into ANGEL

If you haven’t heard yet, you can now embed a group feed from yammer into ANGEL so students can read posts and post to the group right from within ANGEL. To do so: 1. Navigate to the group in yammer … Continue reading

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ANGEL Content Not Displaying in Firefox?

Firefox version 23.0.1 has added a new security feature known as mixed media content blocking. This means you may have links in ANGEL that will not appear when using the Firefox browser until you (or your students) tell the browser … Continue reading

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Incorrect Class Average in Gradebook

In July 2013, the IT Service Desk sent out the following message pertaining to an incorrect class average being displayed when viewing an assignment in the Gradebook. Note: the actual student grade on an assignment is not affected and will calculate … Continue reading

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Rubric for a Discussion Forum

The same grading rubric tool available in ANGEL for drop box submissions and manually graded assessment questions is now available for discussion forums. Two ways instructors can use the rubric scoring feature: Instructors can view and edit rubric scores for … Continue reading

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