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Visit Our Website | NOVEMBER 17, 2022
Volume 23, ISSUE 14

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A cornucopia of Tech tips

TRANSLATE CONVERSATIONS The iPad iOS 15 and 16 Translation app translates
text, voice, and live, face-to-face conversations.Open the Translate app. Tap Conversation and select languages. Click the microphone icon and speak.
If chatting face-to-face, tap               to make the conversation appear on either side of the device.

USE IMMERSIVE READER ONLINE Simplify web pages and access Immersive Reader tools.Launch the Microsoft Edge browser.
Use the F9 key to use tools like Read Aloud, Text preferences, Grammar tools, and Reading preferences. 
Use the F9 key again to exit Immersive Reader mode.

COLLECT DIGITAL WORK One of the easiest ways to collect student digital work is with Canvas.In your Canvas course, create an assignment either on its own or inside a module.Add the assignment details as needed. In the submission type drop-down menu, select Online Option.Then, select File Uploads and restrict the file type if needed.Save the assignment and publish when ready for students to access and submit their work.

ZOOM IN & ZOOM OUT This tip will help you see things more clearly. Click the Ctrl and plus keys to zoom in. Cick the ctrl and minus keys to zoom out.

CREATE AN OUTLOOK SIGNATURE Create a customized signature to include in your outgoing email.Log into Microsoft 365 at www.office.com or via Launchpad.
Launch Outlook online. Click the Settings gear in the upper right corner & scroll down to select View all Outlook settings. Select Compose and reply to create and edit signatures to include a signature image, badges, and more. *NOTE: This will only apply to messages sent using Outlook online.

IMPROVE YOUR GOOGLE SEARCH These tips will help make a Google search more effective. Searching for an exact word or set of words?
 Use QUOTATION MARKS around the search term. Need to search on a particular website? Use SITE:URL with the search term. Need to find a definition quickly?
Use DEFINE: before the search term. Need to know the weather  in a certain location? Use WEATHER before any  location.

Digital Citizenship TIC-TAC-TOE WINNERS!Thanks to those teachers who participated in the CPSB Tech Training Center's Digital Citizenship promotion and congratulations to these winners: Reginal Marshall, SJ Welsh Middle - Makerspace Field Trip Experience Megan Treme, Moss Bluff Elementary - Classroom Makerspace Experience Melissa Cox, Barbe High - STEAM Gadget Kit While the promotion may be over, teachers can still use the resources provided. Click HERE to visit the CPSB Digital Citizenship website for resources, tips, and free downloadable content to promote digital citizenship skills with your students all year long!

Book Me! is a program provided by the CPSB Technology Training Center. It allows teachers the opportunity to schedule 15-minute virtual meetings to gain support on any of the technological resources supported by the CPSB Technology Training Center.  To schedule a meeting with a trainer at your convenience, click the Book Me! button. WHEN YOU need A LITTLE ONE-ON-ONE HELP WITH TECH INTEGRATION... book me!

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