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Thursday, December 17, 2015


Santa is finalizing his naughty and nice list. 

Santa and his reindeer are celebrating all the children on the nice list this year!

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015

HipHughes History

HipHughes History Channel on Youtube have upbeat flipped history lessons. Check it out:

The Practical Ed Tech Handbook

Thinking ahead for next semester? Check out some favorite digital learning tools to use for communication with students & parents, video creation, audio recording & publishing, informal assessment, and digital portfolios from Richard Byrne! Check it out below or download your own copy by clicking HERE

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Google Chrome TASKBAR

Please note, your Google Chrome may not be pinned to your TASKBAR.

In the event it is not, please take the following action to repin the icon once you have verified that Chrome has reinstalled successfully. Go to your START MENU (found in the lower left corner of your screen) > ALL PROGRAMS > Google Chrome > Google Chrome browser. Once Google Chrome opens, complete the action below:


Chrome Update
Starting first thing Friday morning (12/4/15), we will be updating Chrome on ALL desktops and laptops

Chrome will attempt install on start up.  However, you could see the following message please read the message:
The box will disappear and the install will begin after 5 minutes. Unless you click OK and then it will begin immediately.

Wednesday, December 2, 2015