Instructions for Contributors

Getting Started

To contribute to the LGET site, you must register for an account. Click this register link and a new window will open. Enter your preferred user name, your email address, and your first and last name. You will receive an email to activate your account; click the link contained in the email and a new window will open. Your account has now been activated. An email will then be sent to you with your password. Login using this password and you will be taken to the LGET Homepage.

Changing Your Password / Editing Your Profile

To change your password from the computer-generated password that was emailed to you to a password you create, login to the LGET (http://lget.org/) and on the Homepage (Home Tab) click on “Site Admin” on the right-hand side of the page.  You will be taken to the Dashboard; at the top is the message “Notice: You’re using the auto-generated password for your account. Would you like to change it to something easier to remember?” and click on Yes, take me to my profile page.  Here you can change your password, add a bio, and edit or add other profile information.

Uploading Files / Sharing Links / Posting on Pages

Click on the “Board Curriculum” menu.  On the right side, you can upload materials for the Curriculum.  In the box below the words “Text & links (include http://)” enter a short description of the material you are uploading and the web address if applicable; if you are uploading a file, click on “Browse” to choose your file (such as a .PDF) then choose “Upload”; Select a category (hold the Cntrl/Cmd button to select more than one category) that corresponds to the material you are uploading; then click the “Send” button.