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Board and Provincial Tools

SCDSB teachers and students have access to some major, multi-purpose tools for technology enabled learning. These include D2L (vLE), Google Apps for Education, Office365 and SCDSBlive. 
To see a comparison of these tools, please check the FAQ.

In addition to the four major players, we have access to a wide variety of digital tools through board or provincial licensing. These tools are found lower on this page. 




GAFE

 
o365



Brightspace by D2L is the provincial Virtual Learning Environment (vLE) for online courses and blended learning courses (face-to-face classes wanting a virtual component to enhance learning and collaboration). Access supports at coursehelp.ca . 
   GOOGLE APPS FOR EDUCATION 


Google Apps for Education (GAFE) includes Google Drive for cloud computing, Google Classroom for virtual class management and collaboration, Google Sites for website creation, Blogger for blogging, Google Maps, YouTube, etc. 
 
OFFICE 365


Office 365 includes email, Yammer groups, OneDrive for cloud computing, OneNote for collaborative note taking, O365 Video, Sway for creating interactive reports, presentations and digital storytelling, etc. 



INTERACTIVE LEARNING OBJECTS

The Ministry of Education has created interactive online activities to support student and teacher learning. Learn more here


SCDSBlive is a student internet radio station for students and teachers in SCDSB. Please visit our site for information about how to participate with your class. 



ONTARIO EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE BANK

The OERB is a collection of teaching and learning resources for teachers and students.You can access or use interactive materials directly from the site, or download materials to use from your own digital classroom environment. Teachers in SCDSB can email jcalder@scdsb.on.ca to get our login and password for the OERB (or check the staff website). 




Board Purchased and Provincially-Licensed Web-Based Digital Tools 
*to see all provincially licensed tools please visit this site

mindomo
Mindomo
Mind Mapping K-12
PROVINCIAL
gizmos
Gizmos
Science and Math 7-10
PROVINCIAL
britannica
Britannica School
Encyclopedia K-12
PROVINCIAL
myblueprint
My Blueprint 
Guidance and Career K-12
SCDSB



naxos
Naxos
Music K-12
PROVINCIAL
bitstrips
BitStrips
Cartoon Creation K-12
PROVINCIAL
xpresslab
Xpress Lab
Audio Recording 7-12
PROVINCIAL
homeworkhelp
Homework Help
Math 7-10
PROVINCIAL



learn360
Learn360
Videos K-12
PROVINCIAL
nfb
NFB
Videos K-12
PROVINCIAL
bookflix
BookFlix
Reading K-3
PROVINCIAL



http://mathies.ca/




Mathies
Math K - 12
PROVINCIAL




Provincially Licensed Software (needs installing) with Take-Home Rights
*these titles can be installed on teacher and/or student devices
*CD-ROM versions of the programs are often stored in the library of a school 

frames
Frames
Stop Motion Video Creation

Teacher Take-Home Rights - yes
Student Take-Home Rights - no

wordq
WordQ
Assistive Reading and Writing

Teacher Take-Home Rights - yes
Student Take-Home Rights - yes
 
photoshopelements
Adobe Photoshop Elements
Photo Editing

Teacher Take-Home Rights - yes
Student Take-Home Rights - no
clicker
Clicker5 and Clicker Paint
Writing/Creation Tool

Teacher Take-Home Rights - yes
Student Take-Home Rights - no




tinkerplots
Tinker Plots
Math

Teacher Take-Home Rights - yes
Student Take-Home Rights - no

geometerssketchpad
Geometers Sketchpad
Math

Teacher Take-Home Rights - yes
Student Take-Home Rights - yes
 


 






   

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