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Archive for category: Classroom

Create a Group

The Groups feature allows MackinVIA Administrators and Group Managers to curate collections of digital resources. To create a group, first log into your MackinVIA Administrator account ( with your email address and password. Go to Classroom >…

Remove Student from Assignment

A member of an assignment can be manually removed if needed. This will free up the copy to be redeemed by another student. This situation could occur if the wrong student accidentally redeems a code or a student is no longer in the class or is no longer enrolled at the school. Students cannot…

Cannot Delete Assignment

If the assignment has members, it cannot be deleted. Members must be removed first. Students cannot remove themselves from an assignment. Only an administrator or the group manager who created the assignment can remove members.

Editing Assignment Code

If you edit the Assignment Code, the Assignments page in the student’s Backpack will display the new code for the resource. There is no need to redeem the new code for existing members.

Multiple Assignments for the Same Resource

Student may be assigned the same resource multiple times within an overlapping time frame. Students can have multiple assignments of the same resource, but different codes must be redeemed. This could happen if two teachers utilize the same resource in different classes or units. However, any…

Assignments and Checkouts/Holds/Requests

If students already have a resource checked out when an assignment begins for the same resource, The student will have two copies. The checkout is completely independent of the assignment. If students already have a resource on hold when an assignment begins for the same resource, the student…