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SPARKvue has now been made available to all users in the gnspes domain. This approved app is an easy to use and powerful hands-on science learning application/tool that allows users to:
  • Collect
  • Visualize
  • analyze 
  • Record
  • Assess data
To learn more and get started with PASCO probeware and software, go to the Nova Scotia Resources page.

Read&Write for Google ChromeTM is currently available to a select number of students in Nova Scotia regional school boards.  This tool is a chrome extension that offers a range of support to help students with reading, writing, studying and research.  It is compatible with PCs, Macs, Chromebooks and iPads, and works with web pages and common file types in Google Drive including Google Docs, PDF, ePub and Kes.

Screenshot Reader, a Premium feature in Read&Write for Google ChromeTM is also available to students and allows users to read inaccessible text such as web pages, inaccessible PDFs, images and Flash.

Note: The Premium version of Read&Write for Google ChromeTM is currently available free for teachers and can be accessed by going to the Chrome web store.

Read&Write for Google ChromeTM - Support for Google Docs

g(Math) is now available for all users in the gnspes domain as an Add-on within Google Docs, Sheets and Forms.  This new features helps users create rich math expressions and graphs for direct insertion into your files.  Uses LaTex commands or prebuild codes.