How to Create Groups (Teachers)

As a teacher, you can follow the steps below to create groups in myON and assign students to those groups. Groups are normally used for differentiation within your class. You can create groups around class projects, student reading levels or any other filter that is relevant to you. Teachers can also remove groups at any time or place students in multiple groups.

  1. On the main page (dashboard), click Classroom, then Students.
  2. select Classroom, then Students

  3. On the left side of the page, click Add Group.
  4. select Add Group

  5. In the window that opens, enter a name for the new group in the Name field. (The Description is optional.) Then, choose whether students will be allowed to join the group on their own using a group code. When you have finished, select Save.
  6. group creation window

  7. The group you created should now be listed on the left side of the page.
  8. example of an added group

    If you want to assign students to the group, select Assign; for more information, see How to assign students to groups (Teacher).

    If you chose to allow students to join the group on their own, note the group code and give it to the students; students can enter the code in the Join Group field on the left side of their main page and click Join.