Can subscribe to issues if the auto uploads do not work (Admin -> Check Upload / Process)
Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements
GPA now available as a custom table field under NCEA Current Year
Improvements to PowerShell Scripts
Under the Whole School Tables and Graphs and advanced mode there is a tick box that enables variable height graphs which means you can view the strip graphs and divergent bar graphs when you have LOTS of groups without them being tiny.
Improvements to the wizard for schools with junior systems set up
asTTle data now shows in the growth dashboard
Changes to how percentiles are calculated on growth dashboard when there is a tie between two or more students, it now gives the middle value rather than the minimum.
Download H&S Data as CSV for external reporting.
Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements
Changes for tracking attendance and credits throughout the year
New Graph Type: Divergent Bar Graph
Subject credit distribution now includes all students with entries, rather than only students with results.
A number of options in the data and filters drop downs are only visible when the advanced tickbox is checked… this makes it easier for people to find their most used options, while still leaving all the options there for those that want them.
Ability to see show just the current year’s PAT vs all PATs
New filters for Level 1, 2 and 3 Credits
Fix for the order of columns from the KAMAR export of results
General bug fixes and performance improvements.
Minor tweak for growth dashboard
Changes to wording of insights… instead of “failed 4 credits” now says “Not Achieved 4 credits”
Ability to check status of Uploads and Process under “Admin” -> “Check Upload / Process”
‘Rank Scores’ (not based of UE, but just the best 80 credits) at Level 1, 2 and 3 are now available under the custom table… 4 points for an E, 3 for a M, 2 for an A.
Changes for the CoL connector
Big changes to the growth dashboard, can now filter by group, and assessment type:
Analyse STWE (PAT Science)
New view under “All Classes Student Graphs” called “Printable NCEA Summary” which is designed to be printed for students, it automatically puts a page break after each student when printing.
Participation Based Stats in NZQA Analysis Section
New columns available in the custom table view of number of internal and external credits sat, as well as the percentage of each passed, passed with Merit and Excellence, and Passed with Excellence.
OTJs (Year 1-8) can now be analysed like all the other data… contact me to turn this on if your school does things with OTJs.
Customisation work around Year 9 and 10 systems for a number of schools
More PAT analysis tools
Bunch of Bug Fixes
Additional module for PAT Benchmarking – see PAT Data and Benchmarkings for more info. A small additional charge applies for this.
Some small visual tweaks
Lots of bug fixes
Half Year Split
The groups filter will now include all core classes
Ability to remove students from the email list.
“Not Yet Assessed” now shows on student graphs
Big improvements to the Global Dashboard mode adding views for Level 1, 2 and 3
A new “Growth Dashboard” which tracks students and cohorts over time
Download button for Students Table graph type
Tooltips when you hover over areas on some graphs
New Global Dashboard mode
Can tab between all fields in the moderation coversheets
Ability for admin users to switch to a different user
New option on moderation coversheet for Yes / No fields of “No – PN Checked” which doesn’t highlight red on the overview page.
Bug Fix for auto process script
New options in wizard mode
Full automation of exports from KAMAR and uploads now available… see the “Auto Upload Scripts” in the installation section of the help manual for more info and how to set up. Once set up you no longer need to do regular exports from KAMAR to upload into Assay, as it is all done automatically. The only times you’ll need to upload data is to load historical data eg: in Jan to load the final NCEA results from the previous years or when initially setting up.
Subscribe to KAMAR groups on Insights
Subscribe to Updates
No longer need to upload groups data… this does require you updating the KAMAR directory services to include “All Groups”
Auto process of large amounts of the data from KAMAR … once set up 80%-90% of the data needed for assay gets imported automatically on a daily basis
GPA Tables and Percentile Changes to track students over time
Email All Staff who take a subject
More options for deans to look at things via tutor group in wizard mode
Visual Refresh to the Home Page
Assay Insights – get emails when key events happen for students you have subscribed to. (see more here)
Lit/Num listed in the ‘NCEA Entries’ on student details
New Split for credits – by month – and also as individual graphs so you can easily see how students are doing over the year.
“Extra Notes” field for the moderation coversheets
Fix to printing of moderation coversheets
Insert Date and Name button added to notes section
Ability to send email notifications when things are added to the health and safety area. To enable this you need to add the email into the config (Admin -> Config) and also have it added to the master database (email [email protected])
Advanced mode that lets you
Split by second category
Show unpublished results
Health and Safety: show who entered incident / hazard
Under Admin there is now the ability to remove old users that are either causing conflicts with current users or who you no longer want to have access to the system.
Ability to Email any filtered list of students using email links
Auto save of students notes after 5 seconds of not typing
Back button on Wizard
Previous School Filter and Split
Table View for Tutor Teachers in Wizard
Drop Down for seeing previous results in student view
PATs from all years can be shown in current year
Notes field in students that is carried over from year to year… you can use this as you like
Percentage Table View
Attempted to avoid page breaks in the middle of graphs when printing.
Expected Level 1, 2 and 3 Credits, Level 2 and 3 Credits, Expected Level 3 Credits, both with and without externals in custom table
Changes prior to 14/2/2017 (version 20170214) are not shown here.