Today’s Science Schoology LTI App Overview
Melissa Gajarsa, Last modified by Melissa Gajarsa September 13 2017 02:00 PM
Customers using the Schoology learning management system can embed content from Today’s Science directly into their courses. For app installation instructions, please refer to the Today’s Science Schoology LTI App Installation article.
The LTI app provides a rich integration between Today’s Science and your Schoology courses. Users of Schoology can embed Today’s Science resources directly into their courses, without having to leave the LMS. This plugin is LTI based and integrates directly into the standard Schoology HTML editor and the Add Materials menu within a course.
Using the Schoology App
The Today’s Science app is available for all of our Schoology users and can be installed for:
Below are examples of two ways to embed Today’s Science records into your courses .
Course Materials Selection
From within a course, you have the option of finding and embedding records directly into the course materials section using the Add Materials drop-down.
An Add Materials pop up window will display.
After choosing a record to embed, you will be returned to your course materials list. Your selected embedded record will display on the page.
Rich Text Editor
The Schoology HTML editor contains an Insert Content option shown below. This icon is available inside the HTML editor used in some of the Add Materials options, such as adding an Assignment, Test/Quiz, Discussion, or Page to your course.
The content will appear as a yellow box within the editor until you click the Create button.
Your new course material will now appear under the main materials list. Clicking on the title will load the resource and any embedded records from Today’s Science directly on the page.