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Thursday, July 25, 2019

Coming this August - Locked mode in Quizzes in Google Forms!



Google Forms Updates & Improvements
Locked mode in Quizzes in Google Forms will be available starting in August. In addition to Locked mode, Google Forms will now enable you to import questions from other Forms into new ones in order to save time.

From the article..."Educators can enable locked mode in Quizzes in Google Forms on managed Chromebooks. This mode prevents students from navigating away from their assessments until they submit their answers, which helps them focus during quizzes and encourages academic integrity. Thousands of educators used locked mode in beta, and this August locked mode will be available to all G Suite for Education users on managed Chromebooks..."

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Jabber Users - New Certificates Issued

If you use Cisco Jabber software on your TTSD device to manage your phone extension, we had to issue new security certificates (3) today. 

You will see the following prompt (or one similar) when opening Jabber.  Please click "Always Trust" (3 times...one for each certificate) at the verify certificate window:


Google Classroom Sync - Update

Background On November 12th, CTA (our Synergy host) had to disable the feature that lets teachers sync assignments & scores between ...