Symbols used in Schoolwork
Learn about the different symbols that appear in Schoolwork.
Tap to add activities from progress-reporting apps to your assignment.
Tap to copy the assignment.
Use to reorder activities in an assignment.
Tap to edit the class.
Indicates the assignment is marked as a favorite.
Tap to import content from third-party apps or learning management systems to create new assignments. You can also import Schoolwork assignments other teachers shared with you.
Indicates the assignment is locked.
Indicates the assignment activity is unlocked.
Tap to send a message to your students.
Tap to access additional class, assignment, and activity options. For example, to edit or remove a class, or to copy, delete, share, or export an assignment, or to ask students to try again, mark work as viewed, or send a message, or to specify how you want to share an assignment file, photo, or video activity, or view an activity you added to an assignment.
Tap to create a new assignment.
Indicates the assignment is marked as pinned; allowing you to quickly access the assignment at a later time.
Tap to remove the class.
Indicates you returned the assignment work to your students.
Tap to share documents and other files. Sharing options depend on the type of item you’re sharing, how you customize the Share menu, and the sharing destination.
Note: Used outside of Schoolwork to share content with Schoolwork.
Indicates you asked your students to try the activity again.
Indicates a student submitted work after the assignment due date.
Tap to make a FaceTime call to your students.
Tap to include a photo or video in your assignment instructions and try again messages. You can also use this button to include multimedia in your exit ticket questions and multiple choice answers.
Tap to include a drawing in your assignment instructions.
Tap to include an audio file in your assignment instructions.
Tap to view and manage passwords and verification codes for your students.
Indicates a progress-reporting app that reports time spent.
Indicates a progress-reporting app that reports progress percentage.
Indicates a progress-reporting app that reports a score.
Indicates a progress-reporting app that reports a total count.
Indicates a progress-reporting app that reports binary information (Yes/No, True/False, Pass/Not Yet, Correct/Incorrect).