Schoology is a learning management system (LMS) that has all the tools needed to create engaging content, design lessons, and assess student understanding. Howard-Winneshiek CSD is using this management system at Crestwood Secondary  to support student instruction.

With Schoology, students can digitally submit homework assignments, participate in interactive discussions, receive announcements and feedback, take tests, write academic blogs, and more. As a parent, you will be able to view your child’s activity within the platform. Parents and students should always refer to PowerSchool for accurate grades.

Check out the new videos in the Parent Resource Kit provided by Schoology.  There are three videos in this playlist:

  • Welcome Parents - How to navigate Schoology as a parent and access all your children's activities, Courses and Grades.
  • Parent Communication - Explores all parent communication tools available in Schoology including messaging, Updates, email notifications and signing up for Parent Digest and Overdue Assignment emails.
  • Differences between Parent and Student Accounts - Learn important distinctions between student and parent accounts in Schoology.

Setting up Parent Account