Intended Audience: Students, Mentors, Instructors, Affiliation Users
This article explains how to enable a new optional feature in Brightspace that allows you to include your preferred pronouns, such as She/Her, He/Him, or They/Them, in your profile card. Both students and instructors can use this feature.
If you are a student, you can view the pronouns of your classmates and instructors in the Discussions tool. Instructors can see the pronouns of their students in Quick Eval, Class/User Progress, and the Discussions tool.
- First, tap your name from the top of the Brightspace page and then select Account Settings.
- Next, enable the Allow others to see my pronouns checkbox by tapping in the box.
- Then tap the radio button Use different pronouns.
- Finally, type the appropriate pronoun in the open text area below and then tap Save and Close to apply your changes.