How to reject/approve a teacher requesting to join your school

Teachers will only be able to view students’ data once their request to join has been approved. It is important that you only accept join requests from users who you know are teachers in your school. To be safe, make sure that their email address is a known address to you. If you are unsure either check with another teacher or click Reject.

If you don’t see any requests pending to join, it may be that another teacher has already approved it or the requester has cancelled their request.

This guide explains the two methods of rejecting/accepting a teacher request.

Select which option you would like to find out more about:

How to reject/approve requests from your Sumdog account

teacher dashboard with arrow to settings

Step 1

Click on ‘Settings’ on your teacher dashboard.

school settings with arrow to manage teachers

Step 2

Click on ‘MANAGE’ in the ‘Manage teachers’ box.

list of teachers with arrow to Add teachers button

Step 3

On the bottom left of the page with all the teachers currently part of the school, click ‘Add teachers’.

add teachers page with box around accept / reject link

Step 4

You will now be able to view a list of all the teachers currently waiting to join the school.

Under Actions click on either ‘Accept’ or ‘Reject’.

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