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Friday, January 8, 2021

Technology Update (January 8, 2021)

Rich Content Editor (RCE) for Canvas:

  • Beginning January 16th, the "new" Rich Content Editor (RCE) will be forced ON for all Canvas users.  Canvas has had a new editor out for a few months & has been available in TTSD's Canvas instance. Canvas has decided to turn off the existing interface editing tool.  If you would like to begin using this new "RCE" right away:
    • Click on Settings in the navigation menu.
    • Click on the Feature Options tab.
    • Find "RCE Enhancements" in the list and click on the toggle. The toggle will turn green, indicating that the new editor is enabled in your course.
  • See overview video: Rich Content Editor: New Rich Content Editor Enforcement...

Tech Night for Elementary and Middle School Families:

  • "How iPads Make Learning Easier"

    6:00-7:00 English
    7:00-8:00 Bilingual (English & Spanish)

    *Come learn with an expert trainer from Apple and one of our instructional coaches on how the settings on the iPad can make learning easier for your elementary and/or middle school student. 

    **Please join us with your student and their iPad

    You will learn how your iPad can:
    • Read to you
    • Type for you
    • Change English into another language for you 
    • Make the size of words bigger
    • Spell words for you
    • Create shortcuts to do things in less time


NEW NAME for PK-12 Teacher Resource Site:

First Sunday of the month = TTSD network maintenance day (August 1, 2021)

Quick note: First Sunday of the month = TTSD network maintenance day This Sunday, August 1st, will be our regularly scheduled network mainte...