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General Information

UW-La Crosse utilizes Taskstream as our assessment software reporting platform. Taskstream is used for managing the general education assessment process, supporting program level assessment, and facilitating the certification of our education students teacher credentialing.   

Included in this system are the Learning Achievement Tools (LAT) electronic portfolio system and the Accountability Management System (AMS) reporting tools.  We also have access to Taskstream's Aqua, a data collection tool, that allows for streamlined collection of assessment data using rubrics.  Check the tabs on the left for information specific to each of these kinds of assessment functions.  

NOTE: As of May 21st, Taskstream will be one of the campus systems associated with the DUO dual authentication process.  Please make sure to register for that process.  Check the ITS DUO webiste for more information.  That site is at: https://www.uwlax.edu/its/duo/.

 To sign into Taskstream click   HERE image 

Watermark New Parent Company for Taskstream Products

Users of our Taskstream products (AMS for General Education and Program Assessment, LAT for E-Portfolios/Student Teacher Credentialing, and Aqua) will notice on a first login this semester that the new parent company is now named Watermark.   Note, no functional or process changes are related to this change.  You should be able to utilize the software as before.  For more information on this change, you can read this blog post at www.watermarkinsights.com. 


Aqua and the Learning Achievement Tool (LAT) are available for use.

To facilitate your assessment,  Please know you have access to these systems:

Learning Achievement Tools (LAT): a robust electronic portfolio platform that allows for faculty to create or students to fashion electronic portfolios or web pages and then create evaluation mechanisms to review them.  School of Education programs and School Psychology are currently using this tool

Aqua: a rubric review system where faculty can upload student works, select evaluators, develop/apply rubrics, and produce quick reports. The College of Business Administration and several departments in that college are using Aqua.    

For more information please contact Dr. Patrick Barlow


Technical Issues

Please note that we have identified an issue logging into Taskstream-Tk20 on iOS devices ( MACs and iPads) using the Safari browser, this does not affect PCs. As we address the issue we would make the recommendation of logging into Taskstream from an iOS device with the Chrome or Firefox browser. If neither option is available to you please contact help desk to open a ticket for assistance on a work around using the Safari browser. Refer to Taskstream in the ticket request.