Getting Started

What is Ecollect?
Ecollect is a unique and powerful plugin for the PowerSchool application. It is completely self-contained within the PowerSchool application and database...
Thu, Sep 26, 2019 at 3:10 PM
What is a form?
A form is a page that a user can access, edit, and submit. A form can be used to gather data from or provide information to a user. A form can be tied to...
Fri, Feb 15, 2019 at 3:19 PM
Can Ecollect take the place of Custom Screens and Pages?
We believe, in most cases, yes. At the very least, Ecollect can take the place of the built-in PowerSchool Custom Screens feature for students.    Custom...
Fri, Sep 22, 2017 at 4:57 PM
What are form elements?
Form elements are items that can be placed onto a form. Their function can be to gather data from users, display information to users, or organize other ...
Fri, Feb 15, 2019 at 3:24 PM
Can teachers build forms?
Yes, teachers have the ability to build forms, similar to admin users. There are some limitations, however. Teachers do not have the ability to link PowerS...
Fri, Sep 22, 2017 at 4:37 PM
Can admin users build forms?
Yes, users of the Admin portal can build forms. Admin users have access to all of Ecollect’s functionality, such as PowerSchool field linking, notification...
Fri, Sep 22, 2017 at 4:40 PM
What is a Collaborative - Student/Teacher Form?
Collaborative – Student This type of form is tied to a specific student and can therefore have elements tied to PowerSchool’s student fields. Additionally,...
Fri, Sep 22, 2017 at 4:41 PM
What is an Individual Response - Student/Teacher Form?
Individual Response – Student: This is a student-based form. Each user has their own response data, separate from all other users. The exception is element...
Fri, Sep 22, 2017 at 4:44 PM
How do I delete a form?
To delete a form navigate to the Ecollect Forms page from the Admin start page. Locate the form you want to delete and click on the icon with the red circle...
Mon, Sep 25, 2017 at 5:03 PM
What is a General Survey Form?
A general survey will not have any response populated into it once the form reloads for a responder. The responder's response is submitted and can be a...
Fri, Aug 9, 2019 at 1:29 PM