Home Page

This is the home page. In the top right corner of the page, you will see your name. Depending on your role, you will see different options.

Assess Students

From this category you will find your Star assessment products that will help you learn your students' skill levels.


Select the product name to see its links.


Plan Instruction

Select Planner here to help you teach skills recommended by Star assessment results.


Manage Student Practice

Under this heading you will find Accelerated Reader and AR 360 features to help you set goals and manage the reading and math practice of your students.


Manage Content

Select this option to import assessments, quizzes, and articles for your students to use with Accelerated Reader, AR 360, and Star Custom.


View Reports

All reports and dashboards for reading, math, and the district are accessed from this one, centralized location, making it easy to view students' results.

Learn Best Practices

If you have a Renaissance-U icon, you can select that to access professional development through self-paced online tutorials and activities. Read more about Renaissance-U.

Explore the Smart Start course for product training on many topics, including how to introduce goals to your students and steps for getting started with the percent correct goals.

Additional Tools

Select Other Math & Reading Apps to access some other reading and math products.

Did you know? articles

These articles provide information about product functions and resources to help you use the software more effectively. Select View All to go to a new page that lists all the current topics. For each topic, you can select it to get more in-depth information about that feature.

Header Links and Buttons

In the bar at the top of the page, you will see your name and the help, chat, and Home buttons as shown below.



When you select your name, you can choose to edit your profile, go to Manage Apps & Users, edit preferences, and log out.

When you select the help button, you will see help for the page of the software you are on and be able to search for other topics and answers to questions.

To open a chat with a Renaissance Learning representative, select Live Chat.

To go back to this Home page at any time, select the Home icon.