Logon Instructions 

Registrations for the 2015 Challenge are open. Schools are registered when a student enters a book into an online Student Reading Record.

Government Schools

Existing coordinators logon using their DEC username and password.
New coordinators - principals nominate their school's coordinators using the Access Management Utility (AMU) via the DEC Portal. Coordinators then logon using their DEC username and password. Relieving principals contact the ICT Help Desk for access to AMU.

Students logon using their DEC portal username and password.

Non-Government Schools

Existing coordinators - (full instructions)
  1. Principal logs into Extranet/Portal (same as accessing SMART) and goes to SMU.
  2. Search for the staff member and extend expiry date to 28/02/2016.
  3. Reset the staff member's password (if required) and advise them of their username and password.
  4. Coordinators logon to Extranet/Portal to check login works and set up secret question and answer prompts so they can reset or retrieve password independently at any time.
  5. Coordinators can access the PRC website via the Extranet/Portal.

New coordinators - (full instructions)

  1. Principal logs into Extranet/Portal (same as accessing SMART) and goes to SMU.
  2. Search for the staff member (if not found, add staff member) and set expiry date to 28/02/2016.
  3. Staff member receives an email with a link to record a password and set up secret question and answer prompt, so they can reset and retrieve their password independently at any time.
  4. Principal returns to Extranet/Portal and goes to AMU. Select PRC and then Next. If PRC is not visible, select AMU, select self as PRC Authoriser, logout and log back in. Repeat Step 4.
  5. Search for the staff member and place a tick against their name as PRC Coordinator.
  6. Coordinators can access the PRC website via the Extranet/Portal.

Students who participated last year logon with existing PRC username and password.
New students need to have details uploaded by the school PRC coordinator. Your coordinator will then give you your own PRC username and password.

Existing Homeschools - students logon with their existing PRC username and password.
New Homeschools download the application form and email the completed form to prc@det.nsw.edu.au

Students and Teachers

If you need help on how to do the Challenge or navigate the website, refer to frequently asked questions and rules.

If you can't find the answer on this website, please contact the PRC coordinator at your school.

PRC Coordinators

The PRC Coordinator at each school is responsible for escalating Help Requests from Students and Teachers at their school that cannot be answered by reference to frequently asked questions or rules or the online help on each page.

If help is required on how to do the Challenge or how to navigate the website and the answer cannot be found on the PRC website, please contact us.


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