ONBOARDING AND SETUP
NSA Registration Process
Register for the NSA
You may be prompted to create an account. Please keep your username (or email address) and password information safe so that you don’t forget it later. Already have an account? Use the login details that you created in the past to access your account again for the new academic year.
Course codes embed automatically on the page. You do not need to enter a code. Please wait or reload the page if it doesn’t appear right away.
Please use accurate information and proper spelling for the teacher’s name, school name, and school address. Note: If you encounter a No School Found error, enter your school’s website address.
Enter the number of seats (or spaces) that you will need for your students. You will be able to invite your students into the platform later.
Select the Levels that you would like to work with. There is no additional charge for selecting all of the Levels at once.
Invite Your Students
Once your registration is complete, it’s time to invite your students to the Lingco platform. Follow the steps below and watch the video for help on how to visualize the process.
Access the Level that you will be inviting your students to.
Click on the Roster section.
Invite your students to your Roster via email.
Select your students’ names on the list and assign them a seat on that Level.
This is a preview of an empty Roster. No students have been enrolled yet.
Need more help? Click on the purple question mark icon on the bottom-right hand corner of your screen to start a Live Chat with tech support.
Review Your Plans
We recommend going over the platform to make sure you have everything you need. Take a look at the tips below and watch the video for a quick overview of the National Spanish Assessment dashboard in the Lingco Language Labs platform:
Confirm that you have the NSA Levels that you need:
Click on the National Spanish Assessment icon on the left to view your global NSA options. In this section, you will find:
Check up on each Roster to make sure that your students are assigned correctly:
A confirmed Seat Assignment will be required in order for students to access the material. Seat assignments are a way to confirm that your student will be taking the exam pertaining to that Level. To assign a seat, click on the bubble icon next to their email address and select “Assign Seat”.
Moving Students Between Levels
NSA instructors are allowed to “move” a students between Levels. To do this, select the student in question, un-assign their seat and re-invite them to the new Level.
Need help? Click the question mark button at the bottom-right corner of the screen to start a Live Chat with tech support.
Take a look at the material that is available for you:
Need help? Click on the purple question mark icon on the bottom-right hand corner of your screen to start a Live Chat with tech support.
Teachers have access to raw scores and percentages once results are available.
* Note: These levels do NOT necessarily correspond to course levels but rather to proficiency levels. (i.e. Level 3 ≠ Spanish III)
Invoicing and Payment
An invoice for payment will be emailed to you directly from Lingco Language Labs <[email protected]>. Please check your spam folder if you don’t receive it right away.
How to Pay for Your Seats
Your invoice will include a unique Invoice # that will be required to complete your payment. You may download the file, print it, or forward the email to your school’s accounting department.
Download a free KWL CHART to engage your students on their path to proficiency.