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Special Sunday Issue for Monday Morning Success!

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August 30, 2020

Opening Video

We can't wait to see you on Monday for the first morning meetings of the new school year!





Follow these steps to join your teacher and classmates:

Step 1

9:00AM Tech Connect


Turn on your computer at 9:00am.

Connect to the internet.

Step 2

Clever


Select this link for the SMCPS Student Page.


Select "Sign in with Clever" in the center of the page.

Step 3

Enter Your Credentials

Note: Students must log into their Google Account through Clever in order to access the meet. This also applies to our Virtual "Meet the Teacher" appointments!

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If you see the screen above, your child needs to log in to Google!

Students will need to click the circle in the top, right corner of the screen, and enter their SMCPS credentials.

Step 4

Join Google Meet

Your teacher will begin the meeting at 9:15am

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You did it! You joined your first classroom meeting!

And if you encountered any obstacles... it is okay!

Tech Help Resources

SMCPS has created a Schoology Site which includes FAQs & Tech Help menus. If you are experiencing technical difficulties or have questions about Schoology, you may find this resource helpful.


Accessing On-Line Learning/Schoology: Step-by-step instructions with visuals and a screencast video


You may also contact us at school. We will help solve your problem or connect you with someone who can.


The thought of having to learn so many new things might be overwhelming. Our teachers and staff will be working to instruct, model, and support students in learning how to navigate Schoology. Neither you nor your child will be expected to know these things on Day 1! We appreciate your interest and support, we encourage you to learn alongside your student, and we pledge to work together to launch this virtual start to the 2020-21 school year.

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