Frequently Asked Questions

See below a selection of the most frequently asked questions. For a quick explanation on how to get started you can download our Quick Start Guide from the column on the right.

If you still have any questions after reading the Quick Start Guide and the FAQ below, please contact us using the contact form in your Teacher Panel or email us at the address.

  • To sign up as teacher or administrator you need an Access Code. If you haven't received an Access Code from your school district coordinator, please contact your school district coordinator to obtain one.

    When you have your Access Code, visit foolproofflorida.com and click "login" on the top right of the page, followed by "Teacher login" below "FoolProof for High Schools". Select "Create your teacher account here" in the main box on the left. Fill out the form with your details and press "submit". Now your account is created and you are ready to sign in and get going.

    Also take a look at the "Teacher Quick Start Guide", which you can download from the column on the right.

  • After creating your account and signing in, select "Classes" from the top navigation, followed by "Set up new class". Complete the form with the class details. Select the correct Curriculum, if you have created one, and make sure "Force pre- and post-test" and "Auto reset failed tests" are set to "Yes". When ready click "Submit" to save and create your class.

    Also take a look at the "Teacher Quick Start Guide", which you can download from the column on the right.

  • Before your students can sign up for your class you need to have a FoolProof Teacher account and have created a class and noted down the "Class Code".

    Send your students to foolproofflorida.com, where they select "login" on the top right of the page, followed by "Student login" below "FoolProof for High Schools.

    On the page that opens they enter the "Class Code" in the "First time here?" box on the right. After verifying the teacher and school information they complete the form to create their account and register to your class. When their account is created they are ready to sign in and start working on FoolProof.

    Also take a look at the "Student Quick Start Guide", which you can download from the column on the right.

  • No, they don't have to complete all Components. To meet the Florida Standards for Social Studies (Financial Literacy strand) they only need to complete the 18 Modules. To make sure they only work on the Modules, we suggest to create a custom Curriculum. See the question below to find out how to do this.

  • You can download a Certificate of Completion from your teacher panel. After signing in, select "Teaching tips" from the "Quick links" menu on the left. On this page you find a link to download a printable Certificate of Completion.

  • To make sure your students are only working on the Modules, you can create your custom curriculum and assign that curriculum to your classes. Sign in to your Teacher Panel and select "Components" from the top navigation, followed by "Create curriculum" in the "Curriculums" menu on the left. Enter a name for the Curriculum, e.g. "Modules only" and select all the Modules. Click "Submit" to save your Curriculum.

    You only have to create a custom Curriculum once, as you can reuse your Curriculums as many times as you’d like. Now, when you create a class, select the Curriculum you just created and your students will only see the Modules show up in their account.

  • To change your class to be Modules only, you can create a custom Curriculum that only includes the Modules. Sign in to your Teacher Panel and select "Components" from the top navigation, followed by "Create curriculum" in the "Curriculums" menu on the left. Enter a name for the Curriculum, e.g. "Modules only" and select all the Modules. Click "Submit" to save your Curriculum. You only have to create your custom Curriculum once, as you can reuse your Curriculums as many times as you'd like.

    Now, select "Classes" from the top navigation, followed by "Classes overview" in the left menu. Click the "Edit" icon behind the class you'd like to modify. Then, select your custom Curriculum and click "Submit" to save your changes. Now your students will only see and have access to the Modules.

  • To transfer a student's account to your Teacher Panel you need the student's Account Transfer Token, which can be generated by the student.

    When the student has signed in, select "Account" from the main navigation followed by "Request Transfer". On this page the student can generate an Account Transfer Token by clicking the "Request Token" button. Once this token is given to you by the student you can use this token to transfer the account to your Teacher Panel.

    After signing in to your Teacher Panel, click "Classes" from the main navigation and select "Transfer account" from the menu on the left. On this page you can enter the Account Transfer Token you received from your student and select the class you want the account transferred to. All you need to do now is click "Process transfer" to transfer the account to your Teacher Panel.

  • Yes, your students are required to take the pre- and post-test. If you have enabled the "Force pre- and post-test" option in the class settings, your students are automatically guided to the pre-test before they can start working on FoolProof and to the post-test once they've completed all 18 Modules.

  • You can monitor your students' progress from the Teacher Panel. Sign in to your teacher account and select "Classes" from the top navigation. Then select the class you want to monitor from the menu on the left and choose either the "Progress" tab or the "Grades" tab to see how your students are doing. Student names of those who have failed a test are marked in orange.

  • No. Modules 5 and 7 are Skills modules which are checked off upon completion. All other Modules have a final test.

  • A student has completed and passed a Module if the Module shows a green square behind the student in the "Progress" tab in the Class overview.

  • If you have enabled the "Auto-reset failed test" option in the class settings, the student can reset and retake the test a set amount of times, as defined by you. Once the student reaches this maximum, the test needs to be manually reset by you.

  • A student has completed and passed all required Modules if all Modules show a green square when looking at the "Progress" tab in the Class overview.