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NIST Tech Session In House Tech Training For Teachers and Staff


NIST Technology Sessions Workshop 1: Clean Up Your Life (Technology Tips and Tricks)

Target Audience: New Teachers and any staff members looking to get a better grasp of technology

Goal of the Session 

Get a grasp on how technology can help you

Areas Covered: Outlook  Alerts  Signature  Mailbox Size  Deleting  Folders  Archives General      

Tabbed Browsing Wireless Connection Force Quit Screen Shot Tablet Mode Quick Launch

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NIST Technology Sessions Workshop 2: The Network – Getting Around the School Network

Target Audience: New Teachers and any staff members who want to learn more about the NIST Network

Goal of the Session 

Gain an understanding of the school network

Areas Covered: File Locations  

How to go to different place Where to save what

File Managing On the Portal    

Use interface Explorer view Open as windows explorer Save Direct to the Portal

How to Use a Wiki Site      

Permissions Toolbar for editing Links (internal, external, media) Create wiki page History (Restoring) Images (not for this session) put link to video on media server

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NIST Technology Sessions Workshop 3: Get the Outlook

Target Audience: New Teachers and any staff members looking to learn more about Outlook

Goals of the Session  

Use Outlook to help stay organized Provide tips to get Outlook to do what you want

Areas Covered: Calendar   

Creating events Categorizing Inviting others to your events

Folders  

Folder Organisation Creating rules

To Do/Reminders 

setting reminders so you don’t forget to follow up an email

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NIST Technology Sessions Workshop 4: The “OneNote” You Do Want

Target Audience: New Teachers and any staff members who are interested in getting to know OneNote better.

Goals of the Session  

Help teachers understand the power of OneNote as a teaching tool Give some tips that make OneNote easy and useful

Areas Covered: Getting Started  

What it is How it works

Notebooks, Sections, Pages 

Setting up OneNote to help you

Amazing features – a couple of the OneNote features that are unique …. and very powerful!

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NIST Technology Sessions Workshop 5: “Back It Up”

Target Audience: New Teachers and any staff members who would like to learn how to back up their information

Goals of the Session 

To be able to back up school and personal files

Areas Covered: (Need a hard drive before this day)

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What files to backup How to backup manually How to use SyncToy to backup automatically Online backup options What hardware to purchase How to purchase an external drive from Pantip Plaza or Fortune Town (how to get there, what to expect, questions to ask, prices to pay!)

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NIST Tech Session  

In house tech training