Full course description
Course Description/Meeting Summary:
The New Sky Cap training is intended for BRAND NEW School Skyward Captains (Sky Caps) responsible for training and supporting staff on the teacher portal (Gradebook and Attendance) at their school site. This training is intended for Sky Caps on all school levels who have NOT attended a previous Sky Cap training session. Training Facilitators: Laura Barajas and Andres Rincon.
- In-Service Points: 6
- Component Number: 3003016
Meeting Locations and Times:
Skyward Virtual, Virtual Conference on July 14th, 2021, 9:00AM - 3:30PM
Online, Orlando, FL 32801
Web Conferencing Link:
MS Teams Meeting Link
Full Description/Meeting Details:
The New Sky Cap training is intended for BRAND NEW School Skyward Captains (Sky Caps) responsible for training and supporting staff on the teacher portal (Gradebook and Attendance) at their school site. This training is intended for Sky Caps on all school levels who have NOT attended a previous Sky Cap training session. The course begins and ends on July 14th, 2021. There is a 15 minute policy. This means you cannot be more than 15 minutes late at the beginning, returning from lunch, or leaving early for face to face or LIVE sessions. This results in no admittance. If you cannot stay for the duration of the PD, please remove yourself from the course.
CLICK HERE to upload your signed planning sheet (principal verification form).
In this training, participants will learn how to:
- Navigate EA+ and Gradebook
- Post Daily Attendance
- Define Categories, Add Assignments and Assign Grades
- Utilize Grading tools Generate Reports
- Enter Transfer Grades
- Navigate Academic, Personal, and Social Development Gradebook (Elementary
If you are no longer planning on completing this course or are not a BRAND NEW School Skyward Captain (Sky Cap), please remove yourself to allow space for others to attend. Click here for instructions on how to remove yourself.
In the event that the training is canceled, you will receive an email.
Upload your signed Summer 2021 Professional Development Planning Sheet (principal verification form) prior to start date. You will not gain access to the course without it. Click here for the planning sheet.
Your pay date will depend upon the completion of the course and the date that your pay is confirmed, validated, and submitted.
Please refer to summerpd.ocps.net for additional and updated information.
Participants needing additional security access other than their assigned default permissions will need to have the additional security access completed by their school principal at least 2 weeks before the training. Principals can refer to the Modifying Security – Principals course for further details.
The Skyward Basics Course, located in Canvas, must be completed prior to the participant’s first face-to-face training. Participants must finish the quiz at the end of the course to complete this training. Participants can access the Skyward Basics Course by clicking here. This course will provide each participant with the necessary background knowledge of the functionality and navigation within the system.
A Sky Cap Canvas Course is also available in the OCPS Canvas Catalog.
Skyward implementation updates can be found on the Skyward News Canvas Course. Users can access the Skyward News Course by clicking here. If you have any further questions or special accommodations, contact the OCPS Skyward Team at email@example.com.
OCPS Skyward Team
For additional Skyward support contact firstname.lastname@example.org.