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Weekly Tech Update 6/7 to 6/11
Google Classroom Decontamination
10 End of Year Tech Tips You Can Do
Here are 10 end-of-the-year tech tips that you can easily do before we leave for summer recovery. Let's start fresh in September.1) Clean out your email. File the emails or delete them.
2) Empty your email trash.
3) Clean up your desktop. File those pesky files or send them to the trash.
4) Empty your desktop trash.
5) Clean up your Chrome Extensions. If they haven't been used in a while, remove them from Chrome.
6) Clean up those bookmarks. If they haven't been used in a while, remove them.
7) Create a 2020-2021 folder in your Google Drive. Store those photos or files from this year for easy access in the future.
8) If you have files on your Chromebook, make sure your 'Files' folder is synced to your Google Drive.
9) Take some time and clean out or organize your Drive. DO NOT DELETE files that don't belong to you.
10) Find an interesting social media PD and share it with a colleague. Feel free to tag me on Twitter(@Math3203) or Instagram(@60_With_Saint).
8 Epic Ideas for Ending the School Year
Need a last-minute idea to end the school year? Check out the article, 8 Epic Ideas for Ending the School Year, published in Edutopia. There are some really great ideas to help celebrate your student's learning as the school year comes to an end.
Yes, this math teacher READS!
Tuesdays R 4 Teachers
Every Tuesday starting May 4th (sorry about that, I dropped the ball on that one), NYSCATE Is offering free webinars on a variety of topics. Here is the upcoming schedule:
June 8th: Fun Ways to Use Google Slides
Click on any of the above links will take you directly to the registration page for that session. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. All webinars start at 7 pm. Here is a direct link to the NYSCATE page which has more information, especially if you are looking for CTLE credit
Thank you Bridgit Millard for sharing this gem💎 !.
Getting in Compliance
In an effort to get in compliance with New York State's Data Privacy and Security Policy (NYS Ed Law 2D), WCSD has to check and make sure that the sites, software apps, and tools that are utilized at school and with our students are compliant. If there are sites, software apps, and tools that you are using with your students, could you please take a second and fill out the form below to let us know what those sites, software apps, and tools are? Fill it out as a team, a department, or on your own.
Here is the link to the form: https://forms.gle/tmbzuGeP7dttjZ6S8 or you can access it by clicking on the form icon located to the right.
Here is a link to more information on Ed Law 2D (provided by MORIC and RIC ONE).
Tech Tool(s) of The WEEK
WCSD Informational Technology Website
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