May/June Tech Tips

By Michael Boyes

End of Year Technology Checklist

As the end of year approaches, you may find the need to backup your files and folders on your teacher computer. Here is a checklist of backup recommendations for you to review. Directions on how to complete each backup process are linked within the document.

You can find the checklist here: End of Year Technology Checklist.

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The Joy of Tidying Up Your Tech

Resources for making the most of your technology.

Finalizing Grades for the Sixth Six Weeks, Second Semester and End of Year

For 3 - 5 teachers and others who input grades into PowerTeacher:

The sixth grading period will go by very quickly. Please remember to finalize and submit a Multi Section Report for T6 (Sixth Six Weeks), S2 (Second Semester) and F1 (Final Grade). Grades for the last grading period are typically due at the beginning of June.

If you need a refresher, here are tutorials on completing and finalizing grades:

For other information on completing report cards such as inserting comments, visit the Elementary PowerTeacher website.

If you have any questions about finalizing report cards for T6, S2 and F1, please contact me or your school's PowerTeacher representative.