This release brings great updates to TeacherPlus Management Site, including a new specification for Google Classroom integration. As always, let us know what you think!
|Added Student E-Mail Specification for Google Classroom Integration||A specification was added to AdminPlus to select the student e-mail field used for Google Classroom integration.|
|Added Information to the Login Page||The Login page now includes links to resources for TeacherPlus Gradebook and our company policies.|
|Added an All Columns Report||The All Columns report was added to the Reports Library.|
|Added Ability to Generate Progress Reports Based on Custom Report Filters||After generating a report and filtering the results, you can generate a progress report based on those filters.|
|Updated Process for Changing Grade Scales||The grade scale cannot be changed to or from one that looks at standards for courses that have skills/standards linked to assessments.|
|Updated Process for Handling Duplicate Skills||Duplicate skills attached to a course appear in red.|
|Fixed Issue When Changing Co-Teacher to Main Teacher||When a co-teacher is changed to the main teacher of a course, the teacher is no longer listed as a co-teacher.|
|Fixed Issue When Saving a Custom Report||Admin no longer encounter an error when they save a custom report that contains an ampersand in the school name.|
Added Student E-Mail Specification for Google Classroom Integration
The Student E-Mail Field for Google Integration specification was added to AdminPlus (Tools > TeacherPlus Setup & Sync Manager > Send (Sync) Settings). This specification allows schools that either do not provide their students with PlusPortals IDs or whose students have different Google Classroom and PlusPortals usernames to sync students' Google Classroom accounts with TeacherPlus Gradebook. By default, the specification is set to the field selected in E-Mail > Initial Setup Wizard > Identifying Student E-Mail Fields > Student E-Mail.
You can view the field being used for Google Integration in TeacherPlus Gradebook Management Site by navigating to General Settings > Google Classroom Settings.
Added Information to the Login Page
Added an All Columns Report
The All Columns report was added to the Reports Library. This report contains all assessment columns from all gradebooks for the selected marking period.
Added Ability to Generate Progress Reports Based on Custom Report Filters
After generating a report and filtering the results, you can generate a progress report based on those filtered results.
Updated Process for Changing Grade Scales
The grade scale cannot be changed to/from Course grade comes from Standards for courses that have skills/standards linked to assessments. If you attempt to, a message appears with details on the courses with skills/standards you must unlink from assessments before you can change the grade scale.
Updated Process for Handling Duplicate Skills
Duplicate skills attached to a course appear in red under Unlinked AP Skills (Skills/Standards > Library/Tools > Link Standards to AP Skills). To link these skills to standards, you must either delete or reword the duplicate in AdminPlus (Report Cards > Cust RC > 7. Skills and concepts).
Fixed Issue When Changing Co-Teacher to Main Teacher
After changing a co-teacher to the main teacher of a course in AdminPlus and syncing the change to TeacherPlus, the teacher will be listed solely as the main teacher of the course. Previously, the co-teacher designation remained in addition to the main teacher designation.
Fixed Issue When Saving a Custom Report
Previously, some admin encountered an error when they attempted to save a custom report to Excel if their school name contained an ampersand. This has been fixed.