What's different in account setup for primary vs. secondary students?

For primary student accounts (grades 5 and below) the LEA/Charter School will always need to directly distribute the student usernames (pupil number) and default passwords usually through teachers. There is no claim account process (or challenge questions) for primary students.

For secondary student accounts (grade 6 and higher) the LEA/Charter School may optionally choose to have those students claim their own accounts, -or- the LEA/Charter School may directly distribute the student usernames (pupil number) and default passwords.  To claim their own account a secondary student would need their pupil number, grade, birthdate in YYYYMMDD format, and LEA/Charter School code.  To complete the account claiming process (or the initial login if account is not claimed), a secondary student will need to answer at least 5 challenge response answers. (See: Student Account Claiming ).

 

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