Weekly Tech Update - 9/3/14

Weekly Tech Update

The latest tech news & innovation at HMS. 


Student Email Accounts are Active

Look in your boxes for more information - coming soon.


TED Talk of the Week - The Danger of Silence http://www.ted.com/talks/clint_smith_the_danger_of_silence 

Thanks to Denise for pointing this powerful video out a few weeks back. Do you have a favorite TED Talk? Send it over for your chance at the fame and all of the fortune that follows for making it in the Weekly Tech Update.


Faculty Resources 

These are some of the new programs being tried out here at HMS, check out the links including the correct way to pronounce Schoology. 



How to pronounce Schoology - http://vimeo.com/101102732

Schoology Community - https://www.schoology.com/resources/find#&sort=high-to-low&page=0

Schoology Help Videos - http://vimeo.com/schoology/videos


Google Classroom

Getting Started with Classroom - https://www.google.com/edu/classroom/

Google Apps For Education (GAFE) Community - https://plus.google.com/communities/101802680117484972712



Getting Started with ConnectED- http://help.k12.mhedu.com/connected/

Online Teacher User Guide - http://help.k12.mhedu.com/connected2/webhelp/teacher/connectED/



Getting started with ALEKS - http://www.aleks.com/about_aleks/overview

ALEKS User Interface Overview - http://www.aleks.com/video/K12_IM_Getting_to_Know_ALEKS

ALEKS Training Center - http://www.aleks.com/k12/training_center


Ubiquitous Access 

For 24/7 access to this information and more, you may always access my HMS Webpage - http://www.hehms.us/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=34517&type=u