Codesters FAQ is the official FAQ site for codesters.com. We will continue to update this blog with the most common questions we receive form teachers using Codesters.

Do students need an email address to use Codesters?

A student does not need an email address to use Codesters in the classroom.

  • If you are a Google Classroom School - Students can login with Google and use the credentials that they already have. Password is not stored in Codesters. 
     
  • Codesters uses the email field as a way to uniquely identify accounts so it is easy to generate a "Fake" email that is never used.
    • When adding students one at a time to a class roster, click the "generate email" button to create a made up email address. 
    • When adding a roster using a .csv file. check the "Auto Generate Missing Emails" box before adding students.