The PADS Invitation Email feature is used to let teachers in your school know that PADS is open for grade submission. It also allows administrators to send all primary teachers a customized email.
Where to Start
To access the PADS portal go to Portals and then click on PADS.
Next, go to Setup and select the option based on which system you have set up in the previous steps. Invitation emails can be sent in both versions of PADS.
Select the final step (#5) to send PADS emails.
Select the Marking Period from the drop-down box.
Select the Email Type from the drop-down box to Send Invitation or Send Missing Grades Notice.
Select users to send invitation emails to. Green indicates the user has completed all of their grades. Red indicates users that are missing grades. The number signifies the number of missing grades for the teacher.
In the body of the email, dates are pre-populated from the marking period setup step. When you are ready click Send Email.