For the basics, Schoology's support area has a great article on how to use it, but some of the information doesn't apply to our situation. So, we've put together some recommendations for our schools as they look at the new school year. (If you need to enlarge the presentations embedded below, use the full screen icon, which is next to the settings wheel.)
Suggestions for Elementary Schools
Suggestions for Schools Syncing with PowerSchool (Secondary Schools)
Remember that with mastery, the best way to gather student data related to standards is to align items in Schoology. However, the gradebook is another area you can leverage to collect and analyze student data.
If you need an overview of what the set-up screen looks like, see the embedded ThingLink below (click on the Schoology icons to see more information).