Technology Update

HEB ITS | April 2015

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Next time you visit Eduphoria, make sure to investigate our district eCourse offerings. Many of the course offerings available at the PMC are now available online in self-paced formats. Currently Office 365 and HEBLearning (Moodle) Blended Instruction courses are available. We are currently developing more courses for your consumption... Log In and Learn!

Class Dojo

Class Dojo is available to teachers through the class Dojo website and can be quickly managed anywhere using an application on your phone. Class Dojo allows teachers to...

  • Transform their classroom using instant feedback
  • Encourage any skill important to their classroom
  • Easily communicate with parents
  • See student progress with beautifully simple reports

Click this link to see a how Class Dojo works!

Kid President's 20 Things We Should Say More Often

T3CHN0L0GY N1NJAS

Below you will find images of teachers and students using technology to increase student engagement and learning. Each of these teachers was caught in the act of incorporating technology into their daily lessons. These images will rotate each month. If one of your colleagues should be recognized as a technology ninja, please use your campus help account to nominate them for recognition. Send an image of them in action to have them highlighted in the Technology Update!

RESOURCE OF THE MONTH

Microsoft IT Academy

Check out the video this month on Microsoft IT Academy!!!

We sent out a poll last year requesting more online training opportunities that can be done at your own pace, well here is a great resource for you.

Microsoft it academy set up

FAQ & Technology Reminders

Using TAC from home?

When your are using the district grade book from home, remember the following:

  • Use your district laptop when using grade book from home.
  • Enter assignments and categories from within the district.
  • Enter only from home and not public WiFi locations.
  • Save and save often. Enter 5 grades and then save to make sure the system does not time you out.
ADMINISTRATORS & COORDINATORS

Interested in one of the above mentioned session or ideas for your staff... contact us using this link! Coordinators interested in any of the ideas we can come help out in curriculum walkthroughs or work with you, your facilitators, or writers!