1701: Ministry data collection of student data used for a variety of purposes including district funding. See the online tutorial.
Breadcrumbs: a navigation technique to help users keep track of their location within MyEd BC; appear as links at the top of every page
Data Analytics: a process for inspecting data to spot trends and progress, used in conjunction with Quick Charts
Data Dictionary: organizes the tables and fields that house all of your district’s administrative information
- Pre-Register: the student’s information is in the system for a school, but the student may not start classes until a later date. It is not possible to edit student information when their enrollment status is Pre-Reg.
- Active: a student enrollment status must be set to Active in order to take attendance and report on the student.
- Inactive: A student record that is not active in MyEd that was brought through conversion from BCeSIS where it was in a Withdrawn status
- Withdrawn: removing a student’s association with a particular school. The system can create a former school association for the rest of the year
- Active-No Primary: a student who has been withdrawn from his or her primary school but still has one or more active secondary school associations.
Field Set: A custom selection of columns that appears on list pages. Copy, edit and manage your field sets in the upper right corner of the page using the Field Set icon.
Filter: a set of criteria to selectively screen out incoming information, such as “all active students” or “former students”. Copy, edit and manage your filters in the upper right corner of the page using the Filter icon.
Footnotes: special notes that teachers can add to scores on the Scores page
Gradebook: online version of a paper gradebook where teachers enter and track assignments, assignment grades, and term grades
Grid Codes: ranges of addresses within a city, town, or county
Guided Tasks: assist users when performing tasks in Aspen that may require multiple steps across several screens, such as setting up grade reporting
IEP: Individualized Education Program
iReport: free, open-source software which can be used to customize MyEd BC reports
Job Queue: list of any reports, imports/exports, and procedures running in the system
LASID: Local Agency Student Identifier
Mass Update: option to change one set of values to another set of values for the same field
Modify List: option to select a field and change values for individual cells within that field
Next Year Students Filter: Set your filter to Next Year Students to view all students in your school next year, including incoming pre-transition students.You will not see any secondary students (cross enrolled to you) using this filter.
Page Directory: accessible from the Home page and Pages tab; shows a list of Pages you are a member of and lets you add them to your Quick Access menu
Pages: web pages users can set up at the district, school, class, or group level
Pando: provincial help desk ticketing system
Portal: a view in MyEducation BC where authorized parents and students can access student data, including attendance, assignments, and grades
Pretransition Field Set: A list of students with a Next School field. You will not see incoming students unless you set the filter to Next Year Students
Primary School: the school of record for a student
Program: the school of record will assign district program(s) to the student record. These codes are used for 1701 enrollment reporting.
Promote/Demote: Changes the YOG, creates a “Y” enrollment record, and changes the student grade level.
Qualifications List: a way to search for and list students who meet one or more grade criteria, such as for the honor roll
Query: a request to find a group of records that match specific criteria at a particular time (dynamic)
Quick Access Menu: menu on the far left side of the Home page and Pages tab that lets you quickly access your Pages
Quick Charts: customizable visual representations of Data Analytics
Quick Report: an on-the-fly report of the information you are viewing on a list page
Record Navigation Bar: series of buttons in the top-right corner of most Aspen pages that lets users navigate to the first, next, previous, or last record, or search for a particular record
Reference Codes:codes used to validate the options users can select from at fields
Schedule Expression: value which represents the day and period a student’s attendance is recorded. .Deleting the Schedule Expression for All Courses EXCEPT ATT–AM
Secondary Student: individual who attends some classes at your school, but is enrolled at a primary school
Settings Bar: the bar on the top-right corner of every page in MyEd BC
Side Tabs: column of buttons of the left side of the MyEd BC user interface
Snapshot: a static picture of a particular group of records that you can file and easily retrieve
Sort Order: determines the order that records appear in on any list page
Tabs: row of buttons across the top of the MyEd BC user interface
Token: a string of characters used to personalize comments in the school comment bank. Please see the school comment bank token document for replacing nouns with names and the like.
Transcript Definitions: defines the columns of information that will be collected for report cards. Even if a school does not use the MyEd BC report card, this value must be selected. Please see the transcript definition document for reference.:MyEd_Standards_-_Transcript_Definitions_v.4_Draft
User Role: used to grant or restrict access to a group of users (such as teachers ) to different areas and functions in MyEd BC
Widgets: tools to communicate information within your district, school, class, or group. Appearing on the Pages tab, widgets provide information in different formats, such as a banner or blog
Wizard: a sequence of dialog boxes which walk a user through a potentially complex task, such as the Enrollment wizard
YOG: Year of Graduation. The year of graduation is set according to the age of the student and auto populates the grade level.