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Videos
Videos
 
Media Library
Media Library
 
Troubleshooting
Troubleshooting
 


60-Second Power-Up Videos

There are certain steps you can take as a leader to facilitate parent engagement and get your announcements in front of a larger percentage of your audience. These short videos will show you how to accomplish some of the more popular tasks in Family Access.
 
District News Posting

District News Posting

Get the word out. Use the Family Access district news postings to increase the likelihood that your messages reach the maximum number of students and their families. Learn how in this 60-Second Power-Up!
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Gradebook Tracker

Gradebook Tracker

With the gradebook tracker, you can get an inside look at how effectively your teachers are using Skyward to provide students and parents with important and timely information. Learn how in this 60-Second Power-Up!
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Message Center Usage Report

Message Center Usage Report

Teachers, students, and families have a direct, open line of communication with the Family Access message center. Run one report to determine where your engagement gaps exist. Learn how in this 60-Second Power-Up!
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Rolling Out Family Access

Rolling Out Family Access

Hear one CTO's advice for getting off to a successful start with Family Access.
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Media Library

Your parents and students can only benefit from Family Access if they know about it. These digital and print resources can help you spread the word far and wide.
 
Educator Newsletter

Educator Newsletter

Don't get complacent after your initial launch. Stay informed about all the latest Skyward enhancements and services by subscribing to our Educator Newsletter.
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Family Access Poster

Family Access Poster

Your first challenge is going to be raising awareness. Hang these posters in school offices, entryways, and gathering places for maximum visibility.
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Hi-Res Logo

Hi-Res Logo

Make things easy on your parents and students by putting a link to Family Access right on your website's homepage. Visible = accessible.
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Local Business Flier

Local Business Flier

Community engagement is a team effort. Encourage local businesses to get involved by promoting the benefits of Family Access. 
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Parent Engagement Resources

Parent Engagement Resources

Not sure where to start? We've consolidated some helpful resources on the benefits of parent engagement and strategies you can use to change your culture. Click here to learn more.
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Parent Handout

Parent Handout

Leverage those one-on-one conversations with parents. This Family Access flier can be sent home during open houses, parent-teacher conferences, or office visits. 
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Press Release Template

Press Release Template

Want to raise awareness of Family Access through local media? This template should give you a good starting point.
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Rollout Message for Parents

Rollout Message for Parents

Your community is more likely to embrace change when they know about the benefits up front. Let your parents know what they can expect from your Family Access launch.
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Rollout Message for Teachers

Rollout Message for Teachers

The way your teachers communicate with parents and students is going to change when you launch Family Access. Set the tone early and provide transparency with this introductory announcement.
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Troubleshooting

Do you have a question about Family Access? Before you reach out to your internal Skyward support team, take a look at the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

 
 What do I do if my login isn't working?
 
 How do I add more options for my parents?
 
Who do I talk to if I have a suggestion for improving Skyward?
 



 
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