Adding the link to Echo360 to Sakai Course Sites
In order for students to access the Echo360 content for
a course, a link to the Echo360 external tool must be added to each course
Who can do this?
A Sakai Admin can do this for all sites, or an Instructor or non-managing
Teacher can do this for their own sites.
To add the Echo360 LTI tool link to a site
- Log in to Sakai and navigate to the sitelist
for your workspace. If you are an instructor, select Worksite
Setup from the My Workspace page.
- Enable the checkbox for the course site you
want to add the Echo360 link to, and click Edit.
- Select the Edit
Tools button from the top of the page.
- Enable the checkboxes for all the tools you
want to appear on the left navigation for the course.
- Scroll to the BOTTOM of the list and expand
the Plugin Tools option.
the checkbox for the Echo360 tool
that should appear there.
- When finished, click Continue.
- Confirm your selections on the next screen
and click Finish.
When the user accesses the Site, they will now see the selected tools,
including the Echo360 Tool link, listed in the left navigation. When the
instructor first clicks the link, they will be able to
select the Echo360 Section to link to this Sakai site. Students will
click this tool link to view classroom media and other Echo functionality.