General Tips and Tricks for Chromebook Users

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How to turn off email notifications in Google Classroom

Is your inbox overflowing with emails generated by Google Classroom? If so, it doesn't have to be. View the video above to learn how to stop those emails.

PCPS Lesson Plans

Click the link above to access public lesson plans. These lesson plans are updated weekly by 5:00 on Wednesdays.


Taking a Photo with your Chromebook and Attaching it to Google Classroom Assignment

Do you need to submit a photo showing your work? This video will help you use your Chromebook to take a picture AND then add it to an assignment in Google Classroom.

Uploading Photos from Smartphone to School Drive

Do you need to submit a photo taken by your smartphone to a teacher or attach to a Google Classroom assignment. Here are the steps!

Accessing the Online Calculator

The TI-84 Calculator App has been pushed out to your Chromebook! Here is how to pin it to your tray!

Activating StudentVue Accounts

If you need an Activation Code contact Angel Juhl at ajuhl@isd578.org if you are in grades 7-12 or Laura Michels at lmichels@isd578.org to get your Activation Key.


Using StudentVue

Once you've created your account, this video will show you what information can be found in your account.

How to change your default font

Are you sick of the generic default font Arial 11? Here's your answer!

What if I'm having connectivity issues?

Here are some ideas for troubleshooting connectivity issues. This document will undergo continuous updates as we discover ways to problem solve connectivity issues.

Google Classroom Cheat Sheet for Students

Check out the tips from Kasey Bell for Google Classroom. This great handbook will help students navigate Google Classroom with ease.