Regular news and announcements related to MyEducation BC, and the information and materials available at this website.

Issue 7 of MyEducation BC Connection newsletter now available

Issue seven of MyEducation BC Connection is now available. Published June 19, 2018, this issue features:

  • Results of the 2017/18 Business Value Framework survey
  • A review of the 2018 MyEducation BC Academy
  • A message from the Service Management Council chair
  • Accomplishments from 2017/18
  • Updates from the Service Management Council’s sub-committees

Read MyEducation BC Connection Issue seven here.

MyEducation BC Connection is a quarterly newsletter to provide school districts, educators, and stakeholders with the latest news and stories related to MyEducation BC, the province’s comprehensive student record system used in 56 BC school districts, Yukon, and independent schools across the province. For more information, contact myedbc@gov.bc.ca.

Issue 6 of MyEducation BC Connection newsletter now available

Issue six of MyEducation BC Connection is now available. Published March 19, 2018, this issue features:

  • A recent Yukon working session to learn about standards-based assessment and other tools that support student learning
  • Information on updates that align MyEducation BC’s class reports with SOGI
  • Registration information for MyEducation BC Academy 2018
  • A profile on Kamloops/Thompson’s Surinder Brar
  • Updates from the Service Management Council’s sub-committees

Read MyEducation BC Connection Issue 6 here.

MyEducation BC Connection is a quarterly newsletter to provide school districts, educators, and stakeholders with the latest news and stories related to MyEducation BC, the province’s comprehensive student record system used in 56 BC school districts, Yukon, and independent schools across the province. For more information, contact myedbc@gov.bc.ca.

Issue 5 of MyEducation BC Connection now available

Need a little holiday reading? Issue five of MyEducation BC Connection is now available. Published December 13, 2017, this issue features:

  • How artificial intelligence is supporting independent school users of MyEducation BC
  • Links to a new Follett video showcasing MyEducation BC
  • Information on MyEducation BC Academy 2018 and how you can submit your session ideas
  • Profiles of the Service Management Council (SMC) Executive Committee’s new members
  • Updates from the SMC’s Operations and Standards, Software Enhancement, and Student Learning Committees

Read MyEducation BC Connection Issue 5 here.

MyEducation BC Connection is a quarterly newsletter to provide school districts, educators, and stakeholders with the latest news and stories related to MyEducation BC, the province’s comprehensive student record system used in 56 BC school districts, the Yukon, and independent schools across the province. For more information, contact myedbc@gov.bc.ca.

New Resource: Using the Standards Based Gradebook

Judy Smith, District Liaison, has been travelling around the province helping teachers move forward with standards based reporting using the MyEducation BC Gradebook. She created the initial version of Using the Standards Based Gradebook which she has now updated to v2.0. To make it more widely available, it is now posted to the Teacher Resources page on this site, which has been modified a little to make key resources more readily visible.

Judy has also created a series of tutorial videos on Supporting Learning in MyEducation BC which are posted here.

Updated Resources: Graduation Assessments and TRAX

For information on creating assessment records for the new Graduation 2018 Numeracy Assessment as well as the latest information on the administration of the Numeracy Assessment and TRAX reporting, please refer to the following new/revised resources:

Issue 4 of MyEducation BC Connection now available

The 2017/18 school year has kicked off across BC, and so has a new issue of MyEducation BC Connection. Published September 25, 2017, Issue 4 includes:

  •  Information on a new MyEducation BC School Cash export that demonstrates the power of inter-district cooperation
  •  Information about the new MyEducation BC Standards Manual website
  •  A summary of the results of the 2016/17 Business Value Framework survey
  •  A profile of Quesnel’s MyEducation BC representative, Mark Ekelund
  •  Dates for 2017/18 MyEducation BC events

Read MyEdBC Connection Issue 4 here.

MyEducation BC Connection is a quarterly newsletter to provide school districts, educators, and stakeholders with the latest news and stories related to MyEducation BC, the province’s comprehensive student record system used in 56 BC school districts, the Yukon, and independent schools across the province. For more information, contact myedbc@gov.bc.ca

Updated Resources: StrongStart Setup Guide & Learning Event

The recent StrongStart learning event recording has been posted on the School Resources page, alongside an updated version of the StrongStart Setup Reference Guide:

The StrongStart learning event recording from Sept 21, 2017
StrongStart Centres: Setup & Attendance – learning event recording

Version 2.2
StrongStart Setup Reference Guide

Updated Resource: 1701

The 1701 Reference Guide has been updated with Release 5.7 screenshots. Version 3.1 of this guide is posted on the School Users Resources and DL Resources pages.

Updated Resources: Attendance Management

With the implementation today of the new Class Attendance Multi-Add enhancement and the four new/revised associated reports, we have finalized and posted two new resources which replace the previous all-inclusive Attendance Management guide on the School Users Resources page:

Class Attendance Management

Daily Attendance Management

 

Updated Resources: Gradebook

Traditional Gradebook has been updated; version 1.4 is posted on the Teacher Resources and DL Resources pages.

A recording of the learning event Teacher Gradebook Setup is also now available on the Teacher Resources page.