Sep 17

Blog Address in PowerSchool

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I have a new customization that will be coming out – SOON! I need help from every teacher that has a blog. I need all teachers to log into PowerTeacher. Click on the Personalize link in the left hand column. Click on My Blog Settings. Enter your blog web address/URL in the field box. Most …

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Sep 17

Teacher blogs not showing in PowerSchool

If your teacher blogs are not showing up in your browser (FireFox or Chrome) correctly and it’s not screaming at you to allow or unblock a plugin, take a look at the 2 pictures below. Click on the shield and allow or unblock the plugin for this page. Chrome: FireFox:  

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May 12

New PowerTeacher Gradebook

Teachers! Today you may be looking at a new way to launch your gradebook. Look at this video (yes it’s through youtube , so wait until testing is done, please. PowerTeacher Gradebook 2.8 video

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May 01

Override a Final Grade

Sometimes our students have their schedules change and come into our class during the middle of the year. Sometimes they just need to switch to another section you are teaching. What do you do to make sure they still have previous marking period grades calculate with the grades they earn in your class? Say you …

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Jan 31

Changes to School Messenger!

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We have made some significant changes to School Messenger. Now you can have up to 6 phone numbers, 6 emails and 6 SMS (text messages).**Please check with your phone carrier if you are not sure of your text messaging plan. You will log into PowerSchool like you normally do, or have done in the past. …

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Oct 18

Java and Gradebook download

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If you are experiencing problems with JAVA and PowerTeacher Gradebook launching, please follow some of the steps below to possibly remedy your issue. Try another browser (Chrome, Firefox, Safari) to make sure it happens in each one. If you are clicking on the Small Arrow button beside “Gradebook” and nothing happens, click on the word …

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Oct 14

Writing Examiner’s Manual

Teachers, Here is Beth’s PowerPoint for the Examiners/Proctors who are giving the Writing SOL test. PowerPoint Here is the link: Writing Examiner’s Manual

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Oct 03

Parent/Student – Learning how to use PowerSchool

Students and parents use the PowerSchool Student and Parent Portals to view grades, attendance information, graduation progress, and much more. With the help of the PowerSchool Student Portal, students can track their academic success and review when class assignments are due. Using the PowerSchool Parent Portal, parents have access to real-time information about their students’ …

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Aug 23

NWEA/Maps Directions and Resources

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NWEA/Maps testing will be starting very soon. We want to make sure everyone is comfortable with administering the tests. We had a classroom pilot the test to make sure we could address some of the bumps you might go through during this process. Zoe Parrish and Krystle Demas were so kind to create a little …

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Aug 23

I need help in onTRAC!

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Did you know you don’t have to go running next door or down the hall or jump on the phone because there is something wrong with onTRAC? There are 2 important links you will want to take full advantage. Do you see the little bubble with a ? in it? That is a quick way …

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