May 31, 2021 Virtual School EdTech Prep Today I covered the essentials for: This is an embedded Microsoft Office presentation, powered by Office. Today I covered the essentials for: Using Tencent Meeting Using Calendly to schedule office hours How to create and share links for office hours and virtual classes.
Are you getting too many notifications? Not enough? Do you feel like you are missing information? Sometimes our preferences change. At the beginning of the year, you probably visited your settings in Teams with one desire in mind. Now that you have a handle on Teams, let’s take a look to see if the […]
The InnoHub was as busy as ever last month. We hit the ground running immediately after Chinese New Year with Liza, Rachel, and Adam’s chemistry classes. They designed a theoretical molecule that doesn’t currently exist and used recycled materials to build a 3D model of their molecules. The students finished the project by presenting their […]
Numerous projects, visions, and plans came to life in the short period between winter break and the new year holiday. Here are some of the highlights: NHS students designed and built signs for their New Year’s Carnival, with a little help from the Wood Shop ASA. The Elsen’s, always big supporters of the InnoHub, both […]
Thank you to everyone who joined us at last Friday’s InnoHub Open House! We had a huge turnout, and everyone had a great time participating in a range of Maker-related activities, like: Breakerspace! Speed Sewing with Katrina Elsen Robotics with Elizabeth Cooper Lego Stop Motion Videos with Lisa Hughes Woodworking with Jordan Wambeke For those of you who missed out; don’t worry, we’ll be hosting more events and starting […]
The NCPA Innovation Hub has been a popular place to be the past couple of months! Here is a run down of what you have missed and what is coming up: December Events Introduction to the InnoHub with the HOD’s On December 7th, HOD’s participated in an PD session in the InnoHub where they explored […]
The Innovation Hub is staffed, resourced, and ready for action! James and Jordan shared information about how this #makerspace can be used for any class. They also showed us how to book it, and the common resources and materials you would find there. Stay tuned for more information, events and trainings related to the […]
Today I cover all of the things you should do before you travel to China! Here are the links I referenced in the video: Canvas – New Teacher Orientation – Tech Prerequisites IT Knowledge Base (linked on the Staff Portal) – commonly asked tech questions with videos/tutorials Pre-Travel Tech Survey Please fill this out […]
Today Rebecca shares another resource you can find on the Library Canvas Page. Also, I will review how you can communicate with parents, students, and teachers using groups in Outlook. NewsBank – Rebecca Email Groups – Lisa Information about Email Groups comes from a prior post on the EdTech Blog: Original Post: Teachers […]
Today’s session contained all things related to PowerSchool. PS Log Entries – if you are having difficulties creating Log Entries in PS, try changing the date/time on your computer to reflect the time at school. What does the Parent, Student View look like in PS? Let’s have a look what they can see.