Resources

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Department of Education EduPortal

The DoE EduPortal is your portal to many tools and resources.  In order to access the Eduportal you’ll have to register and will need your employee number (400xxxxx) to complete your registration.  As well, you’ll need your @staff username/password to access some of these resources, so even if you’re using your @hrsb email, don’t forget your …

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Digital Images, Sounds & Music

Students want digital images, sounds, and music for projects. Teachers want the same things to enhance lessons. Google Images has lots of easily searchable and readily available images for both teachers and students to use… right?? Wrong! Most of us know that although there are thousands of images, sounds and music files available through a …

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Documents

Below find links to documents relevant to Technology Integration: The Integration of Information and Communication Technology Within the Curriculum 2005 Intégration des Technologies de l’Information et des Communications dans le Programme d’Études 2005 Users Manual (Quick Reference) for Bretford PowerSync Card for iPads  

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EBSCO

All teachers and students in HRSB schools have access both in school and at home to a variety of services from EBSCO.  In all HRSB buildings, teachers and students can connect to EBSCO’s services directly.  There is usually a link on school websites, or you can go to the HRSB website, choose Staff, and then …

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Personal Devices

In this section we intend to bring you ideas and resources for using personal devices (smartphones, tablets, etc.) in your classrooms.  We’ll be providing a list of some apps (iPad, iPod, iPhone) that we think are useful to you and we’re looking for your input to help populate that list.  You can submit your suggestions …

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PIIDPA in Your Classroom

Updated: The information below is provided by HRSB’s Technology Integration Team and NOT by a lawyer or legislator. As a teacher in Nova Scotia, I understand my use of technology is restricted by a variety of laws. Can you tell me more about that? For every teacher there is a list of laws (federal and …

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Software support

There are many software titles on the computers in our schools.  You can find support for many (not nearly all) of them in the HRSB Grade 4-6 IEIE PD Moodle.  (See Moodles of Interest if you need help finding the Moodle.) In that Moodle you’ll find a variety of tutorials, user guides and/or lessons related …

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Teacher and Student Email

Revised: February 18, 2015 Students Students use the NSPES email system or, as they make the transition, the GNSPES (Google) system provided for their use. Student accounts exist for all students.  Students are only required to activate their email account through a self-serve system found here.  Students will need their birthdate and Student ID number (300 …

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Teacher Websites

Revised: September 4, 2014 So… you’re a teacher and you have or want to have a website.  Great!!  All HRSB teachers can have a website.  Teacher websites are an easy communication tool between you and the greater school community (primarily, parents). Regardless of the platform used for websites, teachers must remain aware of Board and …

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TILT Tips Archive

The Technology Integration Lead Team as published a newsletter several times a year for many years.  The archive of those newsletters can be accessed here.

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Video Tutorials

Our Cloud video tutorials from EECD are available: from the launch page of OurCloud https://ourcloud.nspes.ca or en Français https://nuage.ednet.ns.ca when you click on the hyperlink ‘Video Training available’ from our DVL site (Digital Video Library) at http://dvl.ednet.ns.ca/ourcloud-video-series in English and https://dvl.ednet.ns.ca/notre-nuage-infonuagique en Français Using SharePoint Designer 2007 to edit your (previous) FrontPage website Creating your …

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Web 2.0 Tools/Apps

Web 2.0 is a term used to describe the current point in the evolution of the web and the tools and services that are now possible.  Some people feel this is a misnomer since the web is a constantly evolving entity rather than a series of releases.  Perhaps you feel more comfortable with the term …

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