HOW TO: District Expectations for Using YouTube in the Classroom

Posted: June 16, 2017

Because of the nature of YouTube, while a video shown to a class may be appropriate, the suggested videos at the end of the playback and the advertisements around the site may not be appropriate. Because of this, please use SafeShare.tv to show any YouTube videos in your classroom. Open YouTube.com and find the video […]

Britannica School

Posted: June 16, 2017

This year, we are rolling out a brand new resource for expository content: Britannica School. Your students can access this resource even without registering by going to school.eb.com. Your students will be able to create accounts in the near future, but for now, no login information is needed. Currently, all staff members also have access […]

How to Access the Guest Wireless at Your School

Posted: June 16, 2017

Each school site now has a Guest Wireless account that is available for teachers and other staff members to access. This wireless service is available for staff members to use their personal devices for work purposes. All users must read and agree to the policy for using personal devices on a District network before gaining […]

HOW TO: Create Playlists in YouTube for Later Viewing

Posted: June 16, 2017

YouTube has become a very useful tool in the classroom for showing short clips of videos that may not be on DiscoveryEducation or Safari Montage. Despite the usefulness of YouTube, we want to remember to never conduct a search on the website with children present. To assist with this — and, help you for when […]

NEW FEATURE: AESD Edmodo Domain

Posted: June 16, 2017

Anaheim Elementary School District now has its own Edmodo site: Anaheim.Edmodo.com Having our own Edmodo site provides the safest environment for students and gives us access to advanced features that will allow everyone to communicate more effectively across the county. It will also allow us to better support you and the implementation of Edmodo. Please […]

Accessing Moved Students in Report Card Maker

Posted: June 15, 2017

When a student moves, you may need to complete a report card for that child. While the student is no longer in your main list of children in Report Card Maker, they are still accessible: Open RCM as per normal Enter your password You now see your full class list (known as “My Students”) Click […]

Apps for Google Drive

Posted: June 15, 2017

A new update to Google Drive has added the ability to attach Apps to your account. Some of these Apps allow you to present Google Slides presentations from a smartphone, send digital faxes, create mind maps, and more! This added feature expands Google Drive from simply being a Word, Excel, and PowerPoint alternative, and transforms […]