• Getting to Know Schoolwires

    Posted by Jane Greenspun on 6/21/2010 4:20:00 PM

    computerWelcome to the Online Schoolwires Summer Workshop.

    Complete each of the four lessons required for this workshop.

    Please post any questions you may have in the comment section.

    ACTIVITIES:

    Watch this brief video to become familiar with the login process for Schoolwires and to learn how to create a new web page(s).

    • Create at least one new web page for your site and add content
    • View the page online (view website).



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  • Working with Schoolwires/Inserting a Graphic

    Posted by Jane Greenspun on 6/21/2010 4:00:00 PM

    You have successfully logged into your account and created pages.Please view the following guides to help you further develop your site.

    Section Editor Help Card

    Inserting Images Help Card

    ACTIVITY:
    Please insert at least one graphic on one of your pages. When this iscomplete, please provide a link to your site in the comment area.

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  • Inserting Links

    Posted by Jane Greenspun on 6/21/2010 3:00:00 PM
    To insert a link on a Schoolwires page:
    Click on the Insert Link icon link icon on the toolbar
    Decide where this link is going (we will practice with Google)
    Click Insert a link to a different website
    link choice
    • Click Next (bottom right of page)
    • Type or paste in the address or URL (http://www.google.com)
    • Click Next
    • Click Insert Link

    ACTIVITES:
    Add another link on your page. This is a great way to direct your students and/or parents to valuable resources online. Please only submit sites you have previewed and that you would rate as excellent!

    Please post in the comment section a link to a site you would recommend for your curriculum area.


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  • Attachments/E-Alerts

    Posted by Jane Greenspun on 6/21/2010 1:00:00 PM
    toolsThere are many tools available in Schoolwires. This workshop has introduced you to just a few. Review the video tutorials below:

    Attaching a Document

    Who is signed up for my site? & Creating an E-Alert


    ACTIVITIES:

    Attach a document (insert a file link) to your site
    Subscribe to your homepage as well as the Technology homepage on the district site.

    In the comment section, please describe your reactions to this online workshop.
    Is this a forum that works for you?
    What would make this online workshop more beneficial?
    Do you prefer text/video directions?
    Should we offer more "online" workshops?

    Thank you for being a part of our online workshop! I look forward to reviewing your sites!

    Jane Greenspun



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