I.T. Monthly

January Issue: West Point Consolidated School District

Dear Teachers,

We hope you all had a restful break with those you love. We know everyone needed that time to sharpen their axe....I.T. included! We understand there's a lot of information on this page, so be sure to refer back to it as needed. Please feel free to reach out to us with any questions or ideas you may have pertaining to this newsletter or future newsletters. Happy New Year!


-I.T. Department-

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ATTN: SPED Teachers: In-District Training

Using SEAS 3.0 for Annual IEP Writing

Tuesday, Jan. 26th, 8am to Wednesday, Jan. 27th, 3pm

IT Building

This is an in-district training for SPED teachers on January 26th-27th. The training will be from 8am-3pm on both days. This event will be held at the I.T. Building. For any questions, please contact Mrs. Longstreet.

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!

Every Kami Tool Explained!

Teacher Instructions for Using Kami - EVERY PAID TOOL EXPLAINED + Student View - Distance Learning
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. They are also inviting you to submit a proposal to present at the Leadership Summit. Click here to learn more!

MDE: Regional Training for SPED Teachers

The Mississippi Department of Education is excited to offer a free regional training on January 20 for special education teachers. Click here for the details.

MDE: Professional Development Calendar

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

MDE: Guidance for the 2020-21 School Year

Visit Mississippi Schools: Guidance for the 2020-21 School Year for information and updates for the school year.

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

Links to Mirror Your Surface Pro:

Older Panels: Mirroring Your Surface Pro

This is the link to download the ActivCast Sender to your Surface Pro if you would like to mirror it to your panel.

Newer Panels: Mirroring Your Surface Pro

This is the link to download the Screen Share app for Windows if you would like to mirror it to your panel. You'll click the orange "Download Screen Share" button.

MobyMax Helpful Links:

MobyMax Advanced Tutorial Video

If you use MobyMax, here is the Advanced Tutorial that can also be found on the MobyMax page under the "Help" section on the left side of your homepage.

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!

"How-To" Canvas Videos and Presentation

New Quizzes Training Recording

Click here if you missed the "New Quizzes" training back in November with our Canvas instructor, Kristin Roberts. Click below to learn how to turn New Quizzes on in Canvas.

~Good Job~Cover by One Voice Children's Choir (Grab the Tissues)

Alicia Keys - Good Job | Cover by One Voice Children's Choir | A Tribute to Covid-19 Heroes
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West Point Consolidated School District: I.T. Department

Contact us with any questions or tips you may have!