Anecdotal weights can be totaled and made into Student Badges. Badges function as tags for particular students established by the merit/demerit function. These badges can be defined by grade level, then will be displayed on the Student Portfolio page and are searchable on the Anecdotal Search page
Go to the "Administration" tab then "Anecdotal Setup"
Click the Badges tab on the far right side of the page
To create a Badge, click Add New Rule
Enter the score, color and title of the badge for the selected grade level. Each grade level can be assigned a different set of Badge Rules. You can also choose to copy rules to all grade levels. A student will receive a badge based on where their merit score falls
Once all rules have been added or copied click Save All Changes. Load All Defaults resets all rules