Author Archives: Christine Lafferty

EdTechFest Registration Now Open

EdTechFest Registration and Information

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Teacher Directions for Interim Progress Report Process

Interim Progress Report Directions

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Transferring Grades for Students that Transfer Courses in TAC

Transferring scores for students with scheduling changes is working properly in TAC now. Those teachers that have experienced a student transferring will now see they have the ability to add scores where previously they could not. Additionally, teachers with transferred … Continue reading

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EdTechFest Registration

You’ve heard the hype. You have been waiting, waiting, waiting and it is almost here. Don’t miss it! Limited seats available! The EdTechFest (Google Apps Summit) registration opens Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10:00 am. EdTechFest will be held at KFMS … Continue reading

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Odyssey Offline

Odyssey will be updated on October 8 and 9. The program will not be accessible during this time.

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Odyssey Offline

Odyssey will be updated on October 8 and 9. The program will not be accessible during this time.

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Bullying Awareness

Report Bullying by calling the anonymous Bullying Tipline at 757-538-5483 and completing the Bullying Compaint Form. Examples of Bullying Physical Bullying Physical assaults, such as hitting, pushing, choking, hazing, tripping Taking items such as money, food, or homework Damaging belongings such as … Continue reading

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Email Accounts for Students

Student email is moving into the same organization as Suffolk Public Schools staff. Buildings and students that have not used Google Apps yet will not be impacted. Those students and buildings that used used Google Apps last year will be … Continue reading

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TAC is Ready to Accept Assignments and Scores

All teachers may now enter assignments and grades in the grade book. Thank you for your patience as we worked to set the categories up correctly. Please check the categories assigned to each of your courses on the Grade book > … Continue reading

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High School Teachers – Please Read

High school teachers SHOULD NOT enter categories or assignments in the grade book at this time. We solved the calculation issue with the exam grade that was preventing us from adding categories to grade books. As promised, we attempted to mass add … Continue reading

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Student Email is Moving

To make it easier for teachers to find student email addresses, student email is moving into the same organization as staff. There are other benefits to this move as the district and buildings increase Google Apps usage with students. Buildings … Continue reading

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TAC, Categories and Assignment Entry

All elementary and middle school courses should be set up with categories. Teachers of elementary and middle school courses can now add assignments. We are still working on a calculation error we are seeing with high school courses and for that … Continue reading

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Will you accept the Computer Connection Challenge?

If a pile of cords and computer parts is greeting you upon your arrival to your classroom, will you accept the Computer Connection Challenge? You have 8 days to complete the Challenge. Once you complete the Challenge, post a before … Continue reading

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Take Control of your Email!

“Tame Your Inbox” has been such a huge hit! So much so that we are offering the course to anyone who would like to take it anytime during the school year. Register for this short, 2-week course that is designed to get you … Continue reading

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Free Online Event: Become a Google Tools Expert

Do you know how to utilize all of Google’s free apps and tools for your classroom? Here’s your chance to learn! Join us at our free event as our experienced presenters share their favorite tips & tricks for using Google … Continue reading

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Tame Your Inbox

It was such a huge hit, we’ve decided to run this online course a second time this summer. Join us during your break for this short, 2-week course that is designed to get you started with tidying up and organizing … Continue reading

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My bags are packed, I’m ready to go…

Leaving on a jet plane? We hate to see you go but know you are moving on to other adventures. Whether you are retiring, relocating, or taking a new job remember to return your teacher issued laptop and/or tablet to the … Continue reading

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Clap along if you feel like happiness is summer time….

Before you “happily” leave for summer break there are a few technology tasks to complete. DO NOT leave files saved on the desktop of your computer. Those items are not safe in that location and may be gone when you … Continue reading

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eMediaVA Training

Come learn more about eMediaVA! The training will be conducted by WHRO at the Technology Department on July 24, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Register today to participate.

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Summer PDA Registration Now Open

Plan for an amazing summer, register now for summer professional development activities. Courses offered include online or face-to-face. Check out the list of course offerings and complete the online registration form.

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