My Messages [Training Mode]

My Messages [Training Mode]

In MySciLife, messages between students and teachers or from the MySciLife system are PRIVATE—no one else can see these messages. This includes teacher feedback on posts.


To access the Message Center, hover over My Stuff (marked by the backpack icon) and click Messages. From the Message Center, you can send and read messages you have received from others and notifications from MySciLife. 


Messages can only be sent between the following recipients:


  1. Teacher and student.
  2. Teacher and teacher.
  3. Parent and teacher.
  4. MySciLife system and a student, teacher, or parent. 


IMPORTANT: Students cannot message one another on MySciLife. 


Messages are color coded based on who sent them. Messages from people (including feedback requests) have a [COLOR] outline around them. Automated messages from the MySciLife system have a [COLOR] outline around them.


Users can interact with messages two ways: Reply or Delete. Some messages, like ones sent directly by the MySciLife system, do not have a reply button. 


Users can click Reply directly from the Message Center without navigating into the message view.







    • Related Articles

    • Post Citation [Training Mode]

      Citation: Since MySciLife revolves around good digital citizenship, we encourage you to add citations to any material you referenced in your post and to link to the source for copyright-safe images or other materials you use or attach. The other ...
    • Post Title [Training Mode]

      Whenever you see the Write a post box, you can participate in the conversation. The post box is collapsed to enable as many posts to show above the fold of the site as possible but automatically expands when you click into it. These are the ...
    • The Post Button [Training Mode]

      Post Button: Clicking this button posts the content of your post and any attachments to the Community or Main Stream (subject to teacher approval and/or Community and student moderation settings). Depending on the Community’s moderation settings, ...
    • Messages

      In this tutorial, you'll learn how to send, read, and delete messages on MySciLife. ​​
    • The Save Draft Button [Training Mode]

      Save As Draft: Click Save as draft at any time to save the post you’re working on to Drafts. You can complete post drafts at any time by clicking My Stuff and selecting Drafts.  The other elements of the post box are described below: Write A ...