Digital Resources for Open House

Provided by the FBISD Digital Learning Department


Sign-Up Genius www.signupgenius.com

Use Sign-Up Genius to set up and organize teacher conferences.


Animoto animoto.com

Create a mini-video about yourself and/or classroom expectations.


Google Forms www.google.com

Collect information from parents and students.


  • For long URL's, use a URL shortner- goo.gl


Edmodo fbisd.edmodo.com

Share parent access details and usage expectations with parents.


QR Codes

Generate QR codes with helpful information:

  • Place QR Code outside of the classroom linking to course syllabus, teacher webpage, etc.
  • Create a message that reads…Hello! I am so pleased to be teaching ___________at ______________ school! Please feel free to contact me at any time! My email address is ___________@fortbendisd.com, my phone # is ________and more…
  • Create a QR Code Scavenger Hunt for parents and/or students on accessing library digital resources.
QR Code Generators:


VBrick/Tunein2.fortbendisd.com: Want to give all your parents a personal message in the classroom? Using your broadcast studio or a video camera to record a message that can be played in the classroom through Tunein2 gives that personal touch to each parent as you welcome them to your school. Or, instead of a video message, prepare a PowerPoint that can be streamed from your encoder allowing teachers to use their projectors to broadcast the announcements you’d like to convey.


Atomic Learning www.atomiclearning.com/k12/en/login/fortbend

Share resources and parent access information.


Prepare a list of Apps that you will be using with your students and share with parents.