Curriculum & Instruction Resources

  • Accessing Technology Document

    GAFE

    U-46 uses Google G Suite for Education for email, calendar, document management as well as other tools like sites, forms, etc.

    Location:  http://www.google.com or link in Staff Resources

    Log in:  Username is your email address (ex. joetest@u-46.org), the password is your Active Directory password used to login to your computer.

    Help:  Almost unlimited supply of online help, YouTube videos, etc. as well as U-46 specific content posted to Staff Resources.  Included here are instructions for synchronizing your personal mobile device with your U-46 Google account.

     

    Campus

    Infinite Campus is the student information system in U-46.  Includes grades, attendance, health, transportation, emergency contacts, etc.

    Location:  https://campus.u-46.org/campus/u46.jsp or link in Staff Resources

    Log in:  Username is your name (ex. JoeTest) and your password is your Active Directory password used to login to your computer.

    Help:  Many online resources including Infinite Campus Community.  U-46 specific content – including handouts, tutorial videos, etc. are posted to Staff Resources.   Each school also has an instructional technology coach who should be well versed in Infinite Campus.

     

    clever

    Overview:  Clever is a free tool for school districts to support single sign-on and automatic rostering to applications.  Currently,  all teachers and students have access to Clever.  Every night, Clever loads class rosters, teachers, and students to various applications.  Students and Teachers can then use just their Google password to access a variety of applications.

    Location:  Zen Launcher, U-46 homepage, or https://clever.com/in/u46

    Log in:  Log in with Google and allow sharing of information

    Help:  Contact your building Principal or data coach for assistance.  If you need additional help, contact Tony Romero at extension 5309 or curriculumapps@u-46.org

    Data updates:  Nightly

    Accessible from home:  Yes

     

     data zone

    My Data Zone (Formerly Edvantage) contains assessment, attendance, discipline, final grades (7-12), programs/interventions, and more.  Data from Infinite Campus is updated on a nightly basis.  Assessment data is loaded after the testing windows close.

    Location:  Link in Infinite Campus or Staff Resources

    Log in:  Use the same login information to log into your computer (ie johnsmith, 123456)

    Help:  There is a guide at the bottom of the page on Staff Resources.  Your building Principal and data coaches are good resources.  If any errors are discovered, email them to assessment@u-46.org.  You may also email suggestions for improvement.

     

    nweamap

    NWEA contains many different reports for the classroom and student level.  In addition, there are instructional resources and links to Khan Academy.  Data can be used for instructional grouping, goal setting, growth measurement, and student performance.  Reports are available the day after testing but data is not finalized until the testing window closes.

    Location:  NWEA.org > Logins > Web-based MAP > MAP Login

    Log in:  Use your full U-46 email and the password you created (johnsmith@u-46.org, 123456)  If you cannot remember your password click ‘forgot password’ to get a new one.

    Help:  MAP contains many useful links once logged in.  There are short online training, 1-2 page reference guides, and detailed manuals in the help center. (NOTE:  you may need to disable popups)  If you need additional help, email assessment@u-46.org

     

    tableau

    Tableau pulls data from Infinite Campus.  Some reports are updated instantly while others update quarterly.  It contains visualizations of the gradebook, discipline data, PBIS, and more depending on your role.

    Location:  Link in Infinite Campus or tableau.u-46.org

    Log in:  Your username is the same as your Infinite Campus username, the password is one you set up yourself (johnsmith, 123456).  Search your Gmail for tableau to find the original link if you cannot log in.  There is a password reset available here https://district.u-46.org/TableauReset/

    Help:  Contact your building Principal or data coach for assistance.  If more help is needed, contact the helpdesk ext 4295 or helpdesk@u-46.org

     

     

    Score Entry Portal

     The Score Entry Portal contains all of your letter identification, letter sounds, text-level, Writing Pathways, and spelling inventory reports.  Data is manually entered and accessible immediately.

    Location:  Link in Staff resources or https://district.u-46.org/score_entry/

    Log in:  Use the same information used to log into Infinite Campus

    Help:  Contact your building Principal or data coach for assistance.  If more help is needed, contact the helpdesk ext 4295 or helpdesk@u-46.org