Computer Maintenance Webinars
Steps:
Videos (Click on the
link to watch):
Documents (click on the
link to open):
1) Software Updates


2) Browser Updates
(Firefox & Chrome)
2014-06-26_1614

3) Flash Player
Updates
2014-06-26_1620

4) Disk Utility:
cleans your computer's
hardware
2014-06-26_1628



Google Webinars

http://googlesupport.dpsk12.net/



Videos:
Documents:
Access your DPS
Google Account:
to view these videos
on the DPS network, go
to override.dpsk12.org
& enter email credentials

1. Go to googlemail.dpsk12.net

2. Login with DPS email
username & password

3. Click on the Apps (looks like
a group of tiles) to access
Google Drive.
Upload & Create
Files in Google
Drive:



Share & Comment
on Documents**




Outlook Webinars

Videos:
Documents:
1) Updating Microsoft
Office
to view these videos
on the DPS network, go
to override.dpsk12.org
& enter email credentials


**This is especially important to do if
you’re experience difficulties with
any of the Microsoft Office products
(Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).


Web page/Wiki creation
Tool
Resources
Tool
Resources
Wikispaces
-Wikispaces-Wiki Tours--tutorials
on how to build a wiki; click the drop
down menu & select the tutorial
-Wikispace Tutorials
-Wikis2go --tutorial created by
DPS's very own Suzanne Frachetti
Weebly
-Weebly Support --tutorials provided
by Weebly
-Weebly Tutorials --tutorial library
Google Sites
-Getting Started with Google --Ms.
Fran's Google Site tutorials
-Kidsnet --Chris Clementi's Google
Site tutorials (TIE 2013)



iPads
Resources
iPad Innovations-- apps & how to apply them
(best session I experienced at TIE this summer
iPad Academy--tutorials on how to use your iPad
Apple-Education--suggested educational apps
by Apple
DPS Apps Page --recommended apps from DPS employees;
sorted by curriculum

Instructional Devices
Tools
Resources
Tools
Resources
Promethean Boards
-Promethean Planet --downloadable flipcharts,
tips & tricks, trainings, best practices
-DPS Promethean Page --self-paced trainings,
shared flipcharts, activities
Clickers

-DPS Clicker page --instruction guide, best practices,
trainings
Doc Cameras
-DPS Doc Camera Page--best practices & lesson
plans



Online Tools
Tools
Descriptions/Resources
Examples

Animoto

-Build a slideshow with text and video
-Animoto tutorial videos

Edmodo
-a social network for educators & students

Glogster
-Create an online poster or collage

Google Apps


Green Screen
-Students can present a project using a green screen

iMovie


Jing
-screen capturing software. Students can create videos
like Khan Academy

Photopeach
-Create slideshows

Pixie


Zooburst
-Create short summaries of books with 3D augmented pop-ups


Research Database
Tools
Description

DPS Database

Credible resources paid for by the district. We only get to keep them if we use them.
Most sites you must log in to use.
Login: username: last name password: employee ID # OR student ID #

Searchasaurus

Credible search engine (EBSCO) geared toward K-3rd grades.

NetTrekker

Credible search engine for K-5 students.

BrainPOP

Animated, curricular content. Username: dpsbrainpop Password: dpsbrainpop



Streaming Media

Tools
Resources

Safari Montage

Short clips aligned with curriculum and content. Login info is same as you employee email

BrainPOP

Animated, curricular content. Username: dpsbrainpop Password: dpsbrainpop