Instructional Faculty Resources for Starfish

Fall 2018 Progress Survey Dates and Deadlines

13-18 week courses: Survey opens 10/1/18 and closes 11/9/18.
8-12-week classes (second session): Survey opens 11/11/18 and closes 11/17/18.

 

Resource Guide for Instructors: Getting Started (pdf)

Select this link to download the Hobson's Starfish Getting Started Guide for Instructors
Select this link to download a PowerPoint on Teaching Students to (Star)Fish
Select this link to view a Workflow for flag follow-ups
Select this link to view Starfish Auto Flag and Progress Report Messaging Templates

  

Learn How to Fish: Starfish Tutorial Videos (coming soon)

 1. What is Starfish and how do I learn more?
    Starfish Resources, Login, and User Dashboard

 

2. Getting Started: Logging In and Setting Up Your Profile

 

3. The Easiest Way to Communnicate Concerns: Starfish Automatic Flags

Send us an email with some basic course information and you are ready to go!
StarfishFaculty@Craftonhills.edu

 

4. Making Starfish Accessible to Students: Adding a Starfish Link to your Canvas Courses

 

5. Getting Your Feet Wet: Completing an EOPS Progress Report in Starfish

Complete a progress report for all required students in a matter of minutes!

 

6. Dive Into the Basics: Raising, Clearing, and Checking on the Status of Tracking Items
   (flags, kudos, To-Dos, and referrals)

Show your students you care! Raise flags, congratulate with kudos, send to-do's, and give referrals today!

 

7. Filtering your students and learning more about them

Ever wonder what your students' majors are? What groups they are part of?
Learn about them here!

 

8. Taking Attendance in Starfish

Taking attendance in Starfish will allow counselors and directors of programs to check in on a student's attendance in your class.

 

9. Sending Messages and Adding Notes

This video was filmed using the old Starfish dashboard, but is very simliar to the current user experience.

 

10. Setting up your Calendar and Office Hours

This video was filmed using the old Starfish dashboard, but is very simliar to the current user experience. Instead of your profile being located at the top right side of the screen, click on the "hamburger" icon at the top left, and click on your name.