I.T. Monthly

February Issue: West Point Consolidated School District

Dear Teachers,

We appreciate all that you do! Please feel free to reach out to us with any questions or ideas you may have pertaining to this newsletter or future newsletters. You can find all of our monthly newsletters on the district's website by clicking the WP icon below. We hope you're enjoying these newsletters and are finding valuable information within them.


-I.T. Department-

**Please Complete: Technology Survey**

If you haven't completed the technology survey that was sent out last week via email, please do so as soon as possible. Thank you!

Love Podcasts? Check Out These Podcasts for Teachers!

Need 12 Minutes of Down-Time? Check Out "Who Smarted":

Surface Pro:

How to Print From Your Surface Pro

Click here to learn how to print documents from your Surface Pro!

MECA Conference: Click Below to Register for FREE

MECA Technology Conference 2021

Tuesday, Feb. 23rd, 8am-4:30pm

This is an online event.

Mississippi Educational Computing Association (MECA) provides for the sharing and exchanging of ideas, techniques, materials, and procedures for all persons interested in technology in education including instructional applications, administrative applications, and computer science education.

Click here to register for FREE: https://attendify.co/Xt1xQG3

FREE Virtual Kami Conference...Click to Sign Up!

Blocking Students from Renaming & Rejoining a Meeting

ZOOM: Click here for a quick PDF guide on how to block students from renaming themselves and rejoining a meeting after being dismissed.

EdPuzzle

Virtual EdPuzzle Training for Elementary Teachers

Click here to sign up for a 30 minute EdPuzzle training conducted by EdPuzzle.

Mississippi Department of Education Resources:

MDE: Virtual Innovative Leadership Summit 2021

This year’s Summit will be held VIRTUALLY on February 8th from 8– 3:30. CEUs (.6) and SEMIs (5) will be offered upon approval by MDE. Click here to learn more!

MDE: Professional Development Calendar

Click here to see all of the Professional Development opportunities MDE has to offer.

Mississippi Public Broadcasting:

MPB Education Resources

The MPB Education department is a robust, boots-on-the-ground provider of services, resources and information. MPB Education offers a variety of rigorous programs both face-to-face and digitally.

ITS: Cyber Tips Newsletters

Digital Citizenship Lessons:

MobyMax Helpful Links:

MobyMax: Customized Videos by Subject

This website will take you to a library of over 100 videos MobyMax created by subject matter.

MobyMax: Webinar Schedule

Click here to see the upcoming webinars MobyMax has to offer!

Canvas Live Webinar Calendar: Click the Calendar to Access

**K-2 Teachers: Check Out "Canvas for Littles" Webinar**

**SPED Teachers: Check Out the "Accessibility" Webinar**

How to Access the Training Portal in Canvas

Click here to learn how to access the training portal within Canvas. This is free!

"How-To" Canvas Videos and Presentation

How to Record Your Voice in "Assignments"

If you would like to read directions, give more details on an assignment, or just simply encourage or remind your students, click here to learn how to add voice to your assignments.

Canvas: How to Use Studio
Canvas's New Rich Content Editor (RCE)
How to Embed Videos in Canvas Studio
How to Generate Pairing Codes for Your Entire Course

If you would like a fast, efficient way to give multiple observers a pairing code, click here!

Canvas: Assignment Template

Looking for a clear, concise template for assignments? Click here to download one from the Canvas Commons!

"The Calling"

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West Point Consolidated School District: I.T. Department

Contact us with any questions or tips you may have!