Teacher SchoolMessenger webpage training rescheduled for April 11

Numerous computers in what appears to be a computer lab or professional development classThe Communications department has rescheduled a training for teachers interested in creating a teacher webpage on their school’s website in SchoolMessenger.

The teacher webpage training originally scheduled for Thursday, March 28
has been rescheduled for Thursday, April 11 from 4-6 p.m. The training will be held in Room 201B at the Knox Administrative Center, 1113 Legion Way S.E., Olympia. Registration closes on Monday, April 8.

Those who already have teacher webpages created and need a refresher in editing the pages are also welcome to attend. Note: This is not a Schoology training. Please bring your district-issued laptop. Desktop computers and Chromebooks will also be available.

Sign up for the class in pdEnroller.

If you are new to creating a teacher webpage and have not already watched the 1.5 hour Website Accessibility Webinar, you will need to do so prior to the training. The webinar is located in SafeSchools under the “Policy” section. Safe Schools can be accessed through the OSD Portal.

Teachers who take this two-hour training on how to create a teacher webpage and watch the 1.5 hour Website Accessibility webinar may use Technology Professional Development hours for 2018-19, General Staff Development hours for 2018-19, or Curriculum Rate at the 2018-19 school year rate. Time slips will be provided at the end of the training.

Please note, staff may only be paid once for the 1.5 hour Website Accessibility Webinar. Also, teachers who have already taken the 2-hour Teacher Page Training and want to take it again as a refresher may use Technology PD or Staff PD, but not Curriculum Rate, for reimbursement.

For additional information, contact the Communications department at (360) 596-6103.