NCPA now has a subscription to Padlet. Padlet is an “interactive multimedia bulletin board.” Teachers can use it for icebreaker activities, to collect student ideas or responses to a prompt, and collate student questions. Under the free version, teachers could only create a limited number of boards, but with our paid subscription you can now […]
Feeling like you need a bit of extra help with Canvas? Looking to find out how you can best utilize Canvas for your class? Visit one of our Tech Ambassador Office Hours.
Need a refresher on Powerschool? Visit one of NCPA’s Tech Ambassadors this week during office hours. We’ll be holding future Tech Ambassador office hours on Canvas and Padlet in the weeks to come. Look forward to seeing you there.
The traditional Cross-and-down has envolved to the next level – check out the following three English related games which provide a unique perspective of learning the language and having fun at the same time. 1. Alphabear I & II Fun, easy game to start noticing spelling techniques and the rules make up a word. […]
The latest version of MacOS, Catalina, has been released. Your Macbook may prompt you to upgrade. We do NOT recommend upgrading to Catalina at this time, as it may cause compatibility issues with your software including your print driver. If you did already upgrade, though, visit the helpdesk if you experience any software or printing […]
If you need help producing a polished video for an internal or external audience, the IT department can now provide official assistance in video production. This can range from checking out equipment for do-it-yourself projects to full filming and editing services for school events. Video projects typically require a minimum of two weeks’ advance notice […]
Classroom phones have been installed in all AQ1, AQ2 and AQ4 classrooms! This means that when you’re having a problem with your projector at the beginning of class, or it’s raining and water starts leaking into your classroom, you can pick up a phone and call the IT or facilities helpdesks directly. You can also […]