Students can be placed in groups so that certain reports can be created
just for the students in that
group. There are several tasks that can be performed in relation to these
groups that fall under the umbrella of "managing groups."
Who can do this with default capabilities?
District Level Administrators, District Staff, School Level Administrators, School Staff, Teachers
Teachers who have had the
"Manage Star Reading Screening, Progress Monitoring & Intervention"
capability removed can only manage their
own students in groups.
Note: Groups created for screening, progress monitoring, and intervention are not the same as groups created in Planner or Planner Trial. The groups created in Planner or Planner Trial are used to assign resources and assessments to groups of students. For more information about these products, use the following links:
To access the Managing Groups page:
- Click Star Reading on
the Home page, then click Screening,
Progress Monitoring & Intervention.
- If necessary, use the School
drop-down list to choose which school's groups you want to work with; then, in the gray sidebar on the left side of the page, click Manage Groups.
- On the Managing Groups page, you can begin the following management
- Click Create
Group to begin creating a new group.
- In the list of
groups that are shown on this page, you will see the name of each
group, the personnel member assigned to the group, the programs the
group is used with, and the number of students in the group. You will
also see a list of any groups that you either created yourself or
which you are assigned to.