Upon logging into Davis Edge and accessing your adopted title, you will arrive at your Dashboard.
Once you’ve created a class, your class information will be displayed on the Dashboard.
To create a Davis Edge class, click the orange “Add Class” button
Notice for TREAS users*
This applies only to instructors using the Basic Nursing 2nd edition text by Leslie Treas:
*Please note à Your class creation process will begin in Davis Advantage (www.DavisAdvantage.com). After you have created a class in Advantage, a corresponding class will be set up automatically in Davis Edge.
If you have already created your class in Davis Advantage, please proceed to
page 16 of this guide.
After clicking the “Add Class” button, the “Create Your Class” page opens. This is where you will enter the class details.
Here, add the course title. This is a required field.
Here, include a description of the course. This field is optional.
Class Start and End Dates
Here, enter the start date for the class. The start date is the date that the Davis Edge class will become available to the students. This is a required field.
Here, enter the end date for the class. This is a required field. After the end date has passed, students will no longer be able to access the class or enter work to the gradebook. However, the students will be able to continue to work within Davis Edge taking practice quizzes for the remainder of the subscription period.
Please select “Auto-enroll students” if you want your students to be automatically added to class when they submit your Class ID (see next section). If this box is left un-checked, you will need to manually accept students’ enrollment requests.
Each class created within Davis Edge will have a unique Class ID. You must provide students the Class ID in order for them to access your Davis Edge class, take assignments, and submit work to your instructor gradebook.
Once you have noted your Class ID, click “Create Class” to finalize.
Confirming Class Creation
There are three ways to confirm that your class has been successfully created. Within each option, the Class ID number is displayed.
- After you have entered the class details and clicked the “Create Class” button, a “Class Created” message will open. The Class ID will be included within the confirmation message.
- The class information and class ID will display on your Dashboard for future reference.
- You will also receive a confirmation e-mail, which includes the Class ID.