The Illuminate Dashboard houses a variety of widgets for customization of the data a user wants to see upon login. Below is a short description of each widget, along with the features you can use within that widget.
All widgets that have an Adobe symbol in them allow you to print this single, specific snapshot of information for the student versus printing the whole profile.
ADMINISTRATORS: Widgets can be turned off, contact your Implementation Manager to discuss which widgets you would like your District utilizing.
The Assessment List widget shows all assessments recently created or edited (including score uploads). Once student scores have been uploaded you will see the number of student scores in the Tested column. You can adjust how many results to show or click to the next page. This list also honors the filters set on the 'List Assessments' page. To change that filtering, click the link at the bottom of the widget.
The Attendance widget shows Truancies, Absences and Tardies for all of your rostered students in both numerical and graphical format. This is an Illuminate Student Information widget.
The Bulletin is where district/site administrators can input important announcements for staff that will be visible upon logging into Illuminate.
The Class Roster widget displays a single class roster at a time, you can select which from the dropdown menu at the top. You can also search for a student within the widget. If you click on the student's ID number you will be taken directly to their student profile. If you click on the icon in the GB column it will take you to that student's scores in the gradebook. If you click on the icon in the Att. column, it will allow you to see an attendance report for that student.
The Demographic Distribution widget allows you to see the demographic breakdown of a particular group of students in graphical format. This widget displays groups like English Learners, Special Education, Gender, etc. Use the dropdown menu to change the group you would like to see a breakdown for. Click on the bars for a Student Count, Percentage, and a list of students.
The Favorites widget allows you to mark assessments or reports as a 'favorite' which will display in this widget for single click access. The gold star indicates it is a district favorite, the silver star indicates it is your favorite.
The Gradebook Assignments widget displays all recently inputted Gradebook assignments. Data displayed includes the name of the gradebook that the assignment belongs to, the due date, name of the assignment, how many scores have been inputted (graded) and the average score.
Grade Posting Status
The Grade Posting Status Widget shows a user which courses they have currently published grades for. The status column will read 'Published' or 'Not Published'.
The Illuminate Announcements widget features important announcements about releases, new features, tips, etc. It changes every few seconds.
On-Track Student List
The On-Track Student List reports the status of a student's On-Track progress (which is based on district configurations).
Recent Roster Changes
The Recent Roster Changes widget displays any students who have been added, moved between or removed from your classes.
State Assessment- Performance Summary
The State Assessment- Performance Summary widget displays the percentage of your rostered students in each of the state performance bands based on the test year, test subject and type you have chosen via the dropdown menus at the top of the widget.
State Assessment- Question Group Summary
The State Assessment Question Group Summary widget displays where your rostered students performed in each question group on a state assessment. It shows as Average % Correct (Your students), in comparison to the State Average, State Minimally Proficient and State Minimally Advanced.
Student Assessment List
The Student Assessment List shows a list of students whose scores have recently been inputted. You can sort this list to display today, this week, or the past two weeks and by subject.
Student Assessment Summary
The Student Assessment Summary widget displays your rostered students and the number of assessments they have currently taken (or had scores inputted for). You can sort this list to display today, this week, or the past two weeks and by subject.