Completing and Checking Students into Detentions (Consequences) in Minga

Learn how to complete Consequences such as Detentions in Minga. They can be completed automatically through Minga Check Ins or through the Consequence History report in Behavior Manager.

Option A: Completing Consequences through Minga Check In Manager. 

Step by Step: 

  1. Navigate to the Reasons tab in Check In 
  2. Click "Create Reason" 
  3. Name the Check In reason the Consequence you are completing and click Select Roles and choose "Student" and "Student Leaders" 
  4. Select the Consequence you are wanting to autocomplete under "Auto Complete First Outstanding Consequence".  *Now when a Student checks in for a detention it will autocomplete their first assigned detention.*
  5. Click Create 

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Teachers and Staff will now be able to check in students for Detention when they arrive to the Detention Room. 

Step by Step: 

  1. Navigate to MyTools and click "Assign a Check In"
  2. Select "Lunch Detention" reason and click "Assign"
  3. Type in their name, select and click Add
  4. OR - Scan their ID via a Barcode Scanner or through Scan with Camera with a mobile device. 

Option B: Completing Consequences through the Consequence History report in Behavior Manager

Step by Step: 

  1. Navigate to the Reports tab in Behaviors
  2. Select "Consequence History" Report, Date Range, "Consequence Type" and click Apply Filters
  3. Click the green "Complete" button next to each student arriving for Detention. 

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*Please note you have to be an Owner or Manager in Minga to be able to do this.

You can add your Teachers/Staff members as Behavior Report Viewers to give them access to completing consequences using this method. 

Step by Step: 

  1. Navigate to the Settings tab in Behaviors
  2. Click "Add" next to Behavior Report Viewers
  3. Filter by Role "Teacher" and/or "Staff"
  4. Select the Individuals or click the small box next to "Name" to Select All and click "Add"

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*Users added to this list will be able to access Behavior Reporting and the Behavior Dashboard*