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Dee Higgs

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Dee is a member of EVSC’s Innovation, Curriculum and Technology Specialist (ICATS) team. She supports teachers to integrate ActivClassroom technology in their classrooms and serves as the district’s Promethean trainer. She also works with teachers in the areas of Google apps, Compass Learning Odyssey, itslearning, Symbaloo, Adobe video editing tools, and creates tutorial videos for the ICATS YouTube channel.
itslearning Release 80

itslearning Update – Notes on Release 80

Here are the latest notes from the itslearning website on Release 80 of the itslearning learning management system. Collapse and expand message section in the profile...

Gmail message – Send as High Importance

Several people have asked whether there's a way to create a Gmail message with a high importance alert, similar to the feature found in Microsoft Outlook. Gmail...
itslearning - Notes on Release 79

itslearning Update – Notes on Release 79

Here are the latest notes from the itslearning website on Release 79 of the itslearning learning management system. Images now available in bulletins Teachers can now...
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How to Enable Notifications in Gmail

Many people like to receive notification when a new email hits their inbox.  This feature is available in Gmail and needs to be enabled...

Convert Assessments Created in Word to Itslearning – A Great Time Saver

Did you know that you can convert an assessment you have in Word and import it into itslearning?  The conversion currently works for multiple...
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Google Tasks – A To Do List With Calendar Integration

Google Tasks is a To Do list that can keep you on track.  It's easy to use and integrates seamlessly with Google Calendar.  The...

How to Create a Course in itslearning to include a Registration Key for Enrollment

EVSC's Student Information System, RDS, automatically creates and populates courses in itslearning for every teacher.   Teachers also have the ability to create additional courses....
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How to Check Your Spam Folder in Gmail

It's a good idea to occasionally check your Spam folder in Gmail.  The following short video will demonstrate how to navigate the between your...

How to Locate the EVSC Corporate Directory in Gmail

The following steps will show you where to locate the EVSC Corporate Directory in Gmail. Click on the images to enlarge them. *Note: The directory contains...
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Virtual Learning Days Attendance Procedures for Teachers

This post includes directions for teachers with AND without access to RDS Gradebook. Virtual Learning Days Attendance Procedures for Teachers with RDS Gradebook In order to report...