Teachers can navigate to their Students tab by hovering over their name at the top of the page and clicking Students in the drop-down menu. On the Students tab, teachers can view and edit their class rosters.

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On the Students tab, teachers will see lists of the students in each of their classes.

Add Students: The way that you add students to classes depends on the option you used to create the class. You can find instructions more detailed instructions for each option here.

Remove Students: Click the X in the Remove column next to the student's name. Removing a student from a class does not delete the student's account.

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Student accounts created in Newsela can be edited on the Students tab. Student accounts imported from other systems need to be updated in that system by your school technology administrator.

  • Edit Student Names: Click the Edit icon in the Edit column next to the student's name. Enter the correct name and click Save.  
  • Edit Student Passwords: Click the key icon in the Password column next to the student's name. Enter the new password and click Save.  

Note: Administrators and teachers with Newsela admin access will see a Student Lookup search box at the top of their Students tab. They can use this box to find and update the accounts of students who are in any Newsela class at the school.