New Teacher

Tech Orientation

Maintenance & Facility Requests


Network Drives:

    • Navigating
    • Purpose of I-, L-, P-, Z-, and J drives

Remote Access to Network Drives: (access drives from home or anywhere)


Skyward Employee Access & Frontline (formerly AESOP):


Aristotle and Lantern - keystroke logger and the ability to check what is in the history of school district devices

Acceptable Use & Social Media - school appropriate, keep personal and professional separate

7540.01, 7540.03, 7540.04, 7540.06


District Paid Resources: make use of the school library webpages and your library media specialist for more information

    • Destiny / Asset Manager - individual library pages from district website
    • Sirs and Culturegrams - IMMS 92-80272/bigchalk
    • BrainPop - waubesa/wis for WIS; indianmound/library for IMMS; mcfarlandps/school for CE/MPS
    • Snap and Read - iPad App or Chromebook Google Extension: Read aloud, change readability level, translate to another language and create outlines, organize information, highlight text, and cite sources.
    • Pear Deck - [online tool - use your @mcfsd.org login] push content to your students' devices and make your slideshows interactive; use for formative or summative assessments; use large group or student paced; elicit feedback and responses from all students, not just the ones with hands raised; engage your learners.


Printing:

Infinite Campus -

    • Help is available once you are logged into IC by clicking the '?' in upper right-hand corner and entering a keyword.
    • All staff are encouraged to create an account in Campus Community and use it as a resource to learn new information and to connect with other Infinite Campus users.
    • New Teacher Cheat Sheet - Infinite Campus
    • Call Michelle Eversoll ex. 4528


MCFSD Gmail Userguide


Google docs/mail - great tutorials are offered through Google Support


McFSD Google Calendar Userguide


Schoology - great tutorials available once you are logged in to an account - find them next to your login name on the upper right-hand corner from the drop down arrow - choose Help Center then Help Guide

    • McFarland preferred learning management system for grades 6-12
    • All IMMS staff should already have accounts under the McFarland Schoology domain that are set-up with their network usernames/passwords. We have automated nightly data transfers for students, courses and staff for those schools. If you don't have an account and want one, the IMMS teachers should contact Mike Eversoll
    • Staff from Primary, WIS and the High School need to go directly to Schoology.com and create an account using your @mcfsd.org email address.


Google Classroom - Introduction and Tutorial Video


McF Technology Troubleshooting Help Sheet


SMARTBoard useā€¦ (instruction via Tech Integrators as needed)