FAQ

How do I sign up for an account?

From the homepage http://www.mymeego.com you can find links for “sign up now” or scroll down to the pricing section.  There you will find links to sign up as a teacher, student, or parent. 

 

Teachers

  • Once you sign up search to see if your school is already in the system, if not create your own.  From there you will be able to invite your students and other teachers to join in!

Students

  • Once you have signed up ask your teacher for the class code so you can join their class.

Parents

  • Once you join ask your student or teacher to associate your account with your child.  This way to can see their activity and their work!

How do I create a school?

Only Teachers can create a school.  Once you have successfully registered on the site you will be redirected to a page to either “Join a School” or “Create a School”. 

Click to create a school, fill in the required fields, and you’re ready to start adding classes, students, and other teachers!

How do I join an exisiting school?

To join a school follow the same process as creating a new school but instead click the link to “Join a School”.  Enter the zip code of the school to search and join.

How do I create a class?

To create a class login as a teacher and proceed to the admin menu in the main menu.  This menu will be present if you have either created a school or joined a school.  Find "Manage Classes" in the admin drop down menu.  From that page you will find a button to "Create Class".

How do I add a student?

By CSV

-- You are able to uploaded student in bulk via the Bulk CSV uploader.  To perform this operation proceed to the "Manage Students" page under your admin menu.  From there click to create a student.  One this popup you can download the CSV template.  Once you have this template downloaded and opened in excel, follow its format (displayed in row #1).  Remember to resave the file as a CSV.  Proceed back to your Mymeego web browser and upload the new file via the same popup you downloaded the template from.

 

By Class Code

-- In order to use the "class code" to add students they must sign up for the website.  Ask your students to proceed to the homepage Http://www.mymeego.com and scroll to the pricing section.  There they will find a free sign up link for students.  Once the student has registered for the site and logged in they should click on the "Account" link in the top right hand corner.   There they will find a box to enter the class code.  As a teacher you can provide them the class code.  Once your class is created proceed to the "Manage Classes" page (located in the admin menu drop down).  On the far right hand side in the row of the class you want them to join you will find a link for "code".  Clicking that link will open a popup with that classes code.

 

One by One

-- Proceed to add a student in the same manner as creating a bulk CSV upload.  There you can add students one by one.

How do I add a teacher?

As a teacher you can add other teachers to your school.  First, make sure the teacher you would like to add is registered for the site.  Next, ask them to search and request to join your school.  Once they have confirmed they have performed those steps you should proceed to the "Manager Teachers" page under your admin drop down menu.  At the bottom of that page you can click to approve a teachers request to join your school.

How to manage a class?

As a teacher you can manage your classes by going to the "Manage Class" link in the admin drop down menu.  From this page you can select classes to deactivate it, assign teachers, and assign students.  You will also find on the far right hand side several other actions you can perform on the class.  Hover over the icons to see what they do!

How to manage students?

As a teacher you can manage your students by going to the "Manage Students" link in the admin drop down menu.  From this page you can deactivate and assign students to classes.  You will also find on the far right hand side several other actions available to you to perform on the students.  Hover over the icons to see what they do!

How to manage teachers?

As a teacher you can manage your teachers by going to the "Manage Teachers" link in the admin drop down menu.  From this page you can deactivate and assign teachers to classes.  You will also find on the far right hand side several other actions available to you to perform on the teachers.  Hover over the icons to see what they do!

How to link a parent to a student?

There are two ways you can link a parent to a student.  For both options, a parent must first proceed to the pricing section on the homepage and sign up for their free account.  

A teacher can add a parent link by going to the Manage Students page in their admin drop down.  Click on the students name and click to edit their account profile.  From this page you will be able to search and assign a parent to a student.  Don't forget to click save!

 

A student can add a parent link by going to the "Account" link in the top right of their screen.  Once there the student should click to edit their profile.  From this page you will be able to search and assign a parent to a student.  Don't forget to click save!

How to reset a student's password?

As a student you can reset your password by using the "reset password" link on the login page.  You can also change your password when logged in by clicking the "Account" link in the top right of the screen. 

 

As a teacher you can reset your student password by proceeding to the "Manage Students" link in the admin drop down menu.  Click on the students name you wish to change the password for.  Once of that students account page click edit and enter a new password for the student.  

What is my login?

As a teacher your login is the email that you entered when you registered for the site.

 

As a parent your login is the email that you entered when yo uregistered for the site.

 

As a student we assume you do not have your own email address.  We have provided you with a MyMeego email address in order to help you login to the site.  This email is compiled by your first name, last name, and student ID.  It is in the following format:  FIRST_LAST+ID@mymeego.com  

 

Example:  John Smith 123456789 would have the login of John_Smith+123456789@mymeego.com

How to upload an artifact?

Proceed to a class page or a project page.  Once there you have the option to either drag and drop a file into the upload area or you can choose to browse your desktop for files.  Once your files are placed or selected don't forget to click save to complete the upload.  

 

You can also add links as artifacts.  Click the link to "Create artifact from link".  You will see a popup that will allow you to copy and paste a URL.

How to create a portfolio?

As a student you can create a portfolio for a specific class or project.  Start by proceeding to a class or project page.  Once there scroll towards the bottom of the page.  There you will find portfolios that have already been created as well as the option to create a new one.  

 

Title your portfolio and add a "Preview image".  A preview image is the image that will appear in the news feed for your portfolio.  Once you have clicked to create the portfolio you will be directed to the portfolio and will be able to edit the portfolio to add images, links, text, and more!