Preparing for Online Learning
ICT Services has compiled a small list of tools that staff can leverage to engage in an Online or Distance Learning scenario.
We certainly recognize that not all students may have access to the tools required to deliver all content to everyone however this should cover the majority of staff/students.
ICT Services will continue to provide support for all IT related services moving forward. Please contact email@example.com or 204-320-2382 (4357 4- digit dial within a school)
KAMI has now supplied HSD with free Premium Access until April 30th. Simply register with your hsd.ca email address and it should configure everything for you.
You have access to multiple Google Services as part of the HSD G Suite partnership
These services can be accessed in multiple ways:
- Visit the HSD website and select Google Apps under the staff links in the lower right hand corner
- Go to google.com and click the icon in the upper right hand corner of the screen.
It is important to ensure that you are always logged in with your HSD supplied Google account information. Using a personal Google account will not allow you access to all the services as part of the HSD G Suite partnership.
Video Conferencing solution with built in Chat & live streaming capabilities. Links can be created and uploaded to Google Classroom for students access.
Refer to Slide Deck above for Guidance
How do I teach remotely with video calls?
Set up your home for video calling
Find a location with strong WiFi signal, find a clear background and ensure plenty of natural light. When using webcam, turn your camera off to reduce lag.
How do I teach remotely without video calls?
Tools to make lessons accessible to all
How do I keep engaged with staff and students?
Google Meet Basics
Video created to review the basics of Google Meet
Training & Resources
Dedicated educators are lifelong learners. With that in mind, Google has designed free, online training for the classroom that helps educators do what they do best, even better. Whether you're here to learn one new thing or to start the path to Google mastery, we've got you covered. The teacher center has content to meet you where you are and get you where you want to be.
Chromebook App Hub
Chromebooks open up a world of possibilities for learning. Explore ideas and apps to inspire budding digital citizens, scientists, and world explorers. With the right Chromebook tools, learners can achieve any goal. Discover apps and ideas that were designed with learning in mind.