FHMS Volume 1: 01/14/14

Tuesday Tech Tips

TIP 1: Got Questions or Need Help???

  • Cheryl Sellers & Dee Moylan can assist with 'simple fixes' like your gradebook ?, Smart Board/notebook issues, email, etc.
  • Merrill is the Mastery Connect 'guru' and assists with a host of other 'tech-related questions when you're in big hurry
  • If it's hardware related, use the work order link on your desktops-there has to be documentation/tracking so Jeremiah gets credit for all his hard work!



TIP 2: App-a-Week...Try Out ONE app or new program each week...look at this week's TOP 3 Picks

  • Educreations
  • This app is free and you can either create your own video lessons or select from dozens in your subject matter! Works on iPad or browser
  • Popplet
  • Great tool for capturing and organizing info-for the web as well as mobile devices
  • Step-by-step Instructions for Classroom Use
  • SketchBookX
  • Not just for art-have your students sketch what characters, formulas/outcomes, images of how the music makes them feel...it's endless


  • Make use of the district's Atomic Learning account-you'll find tons of answers there!
  • Use FHMS's Schoology Tech Tip site for Q/A and FAQ
  • Finally, don't hesitate to contact Cheryl Sellers or myself-Dee Moylan, for tech-related questions...we can even assist with how you can use tech to enhance your lessons!
  • NEXT WEEK: HOW TO DO 'PRIVATE PRINTING', 3 MORE NEW APPS/PROGRAMS, AND HOW TO CHOOSE THE BEST TECH TOOL TO REPLACE YOUR CURRENT SCHOOL LAPTOPS


Contact Info

Schoology Course Code: PGWWS-MVMXJ

Cheryl & I will be updating this & checking periodically-for emergencies or more immediate responses, though, please call or email us...
cheryl.sellers@fhsdschools.org
deanna.moylan@fhsdschools.org