Go to the 'Settings' tab within your course
Click on 'Attendance' underneath 'Users' in the left side menu
Input a name underneath 'Create New Column' and click 'submit' to add a meeting date to the attendance record
Click within a cell next to the students name to indicate their presence, lateness or absence by selecting the appropriate option from the drop-down menu
After a date has been input into the system, it can still be edited by inputting another date/name and then clicking "submit," underneath "Edit Current Column" (1) or it can be deleted using the "Delete Current Column" button (2).