I want to know more about FreshGrade...
(click on the image below)
I want to start using FreshGrade...
(follow these steps)
Print off the Notification form and send home to parents so they know you'll be using FreshGrade this year.
Frequently Asked Questions!
How do I get started using FreshGrade?
To get started, send an email to email@example.com.
You will be sent some instructions.
Also send home the notification form (above) to ensure you get the accurate email address for if/when you want to invite the parents to the digital portfolios.
My students aren't showing up in my FreshGrade account?
This means that your students aren't attached to the XAT for Homeroom course in Aspen. Ask you office staff to add this course to your students list in Aspen.
Updates to FreshGrade are done every weekend. You should see the Aspen changes in FreshGrade on Mondays.
Tips and Tricks
Click on the image above to view Joe Tong's Ignite Presentation on Digital Portfolios. Joe Tong is the Secondary Assessment Teacher Leader from Surrey. He is a dynamic and knowledgeable speaker. This video is available on YouTube.
Joe Tong also has a great website, available by clicking here.
This website is written by Madame Bunker, a grade 6/7 teacher in Surrey, BC. She writes about her learning journey related to digital portfolios.
Click on the image above to view Karen Fadum's Ignite Presentation on Digital Portfolios. Karen Fadum is the Elementary Assessment Teacher Leader from Surrey. This video is available on YouTube.
Karen Fadum also has a great website, available by clicking here.
This website is written by Kelli Vogstad, a vice-principal in Surrey, BC. Kelli's school has done a lot of learning and sharing in regards to FreshGrade. She documents their journey and offers good suggestions on how to create effective posts and how to engage parents in the process.
Need help!? Support!? Questions!?
Email your question to firstname.lastname@example.org