You can send individualized messages to your students in one go. To this end
create a file with the following format:
kjohnson123@msu: You received B- on your midterm
gsmith98765@msu: Please stop by during office hours so we can discuss your
cblack567891@msu: Congratulations, you received an A on your midterm
To distribute such messages to your students:
- Select Messages on the Inline Menu or
Send and display messages on the Main Menu.
- At the Communication/Messages screen, select
New Messages from File.
- On the Broadcast Message screen provide a subject and a general message text to be sent to all recipients.
- Click on
and select the file containing individualized messages you have previously created on your computer.
- If this is a "critical message," select "Send as critical message,"
- Click Upload and Send.