FAQ

How do I create a Classroom?

After logging into StudyBuddyCampus, navigate to the Classrooms page and click on “Create New Classroom”. Select the grade and subject of the class. Type the school name and select the state. Click on “Create Classroom” and your classroom is ready. Make sure you copy the access code to share with your students. With the access code, students will be able to securely log into your classroom after they have created a free StudyBuddyCampus account.

How do I add students to my classroom?

Students will have to create their own free accounts in the StudyBuddyCampus community and will then be able to join your classroom by entering the access code the teacher was provided when the classroom was created. The access code for each of the classes you are teaching is visible by navigating to the Classrooms page. Copy the access code and give it to your students so that they can join your classroom.

How do students join my classroom with the access code?

Students will need their own free StudyBuddyCampus account to join a classroom. After students login, they can navigate to the classrooms page and click on join existing classroom. They can type the access code provided by the teacher and click on “Join Classroom”. At that point the student will be added to the classroom, he will be able to see StudyDocs and the teacher will be able to see the student in the classroom.

How do I create an StudyDoc?

After logging into StudyBuddyCampus, navigate to the Classrooms page. You must have previously created a classroom before you can create an StudyDoc. Click on “Enter Classroom” and then click on “My StudyDocs”. You can now click on “Add StudyDoc”, select “Create new assignment” and click on “Continue”. Type an assignment name and tags and click “Create”. You can now add questions or save the StudyDoc to add questions later by clicking on “Save StudyDoc”.

How do I add questions to an StudyDoc?

While creating an StudyDoc or editing an assignment, you can create questions by clicking on “Add Section”. Select the type of question to add and click “Next”. Type the question and the answers. Select the correct answer and click on “Add Section”. You can repeat the steps to add additional questions. Make sure you save the StudyDoc when you are done adding questions by clicking on “Save StudyDoc”.

How do I schedule an StudyDoc?

From the StudyDocs page under your classroom, you will see a list of all your StudyDocs. You will see an option to “Schedule”. Select the same or different dates for every student and click on “Schedule StudyDoc”.

How do I create my StudyBuddy?

After logging into StudyBuddyCampus, navigate to your Account at the top of the page. Click on “Study Buddy”. The first time you create your StudyBuddy, you must select a gender and then a desired color of skin. You can now select other features such as eyes, mouth and items of clothing. You must select one of each before you can save your StudyBuddy. Other classmates will be able to see your StudyBuddy.

How do I join the community?

When teachers create an account they are automatically added to the community. They can access the Community by navigating to the Community page. Students are not allowed to join the community, their collaboration is limited to classmates.

How do I create a group?

On the community page, click on “See All” under “My Group”. On this page click on “Create New Group”, enter a group name and description and click on “Create New Group”. Other users will have to request your permission to join your group. Only members will be able to see the group members and their discussions.

How do I request to join an existing group?

On the Community page you will see a list of all New Groups and a link called “Join Group” for every group you are not a member of. Click on “Join Group” and wait for the group owner to authorize your membership.

How do I start a discussion in an existing group?

You must be a member of a group to start discussions. From the Community, click on “See All” under “My Groups”. You will see a list of all groups you belong to, click on the desired group. Click on “Create new discussion”. Type a title and your comments, and click on “Create Discussion”. All group members will be able to see your discussion and post replies.

How do I send a message to another user?

From the Community page, click on “See All” under “Messages”. Click on “New Message” and type the username you want to reach, the subject and the body of your message. Click on “Send”.

How do I change my password?

Navigate to your Account displayed at the top of the page. Click on “Info” and type your old and new password. Click on “Change Password”.

How do I change my display name?

Navigate to your Account displayed at the top of the page. Click on “Info” and type your display name. Click on “Update”.