NEW Features in OneNote Online

https://pinecast.com/listen/c89a779d-ed84-4b33-ba89-f2db8b2a61cc.mp3In starting off the new school year, Microsoft has announced some new features for OneNote Online to enhance creativity, productivity, and collaboration. Insert from Camera – This feature is extremely popular in the Windows 10 OneNote App and has now been imported into OneNote Online. To use it, simply choose Insert -> Camera and the … Continue reading “NEW Features in OneNote Online”

Create a Grading Rubric in Microsoft Teams

https://pinecast.com/listen/8c2e5a3c-f64a-4a4f-8381-916d156e1be8.mp3Are you an educator using Microsoft’s Teams to manage your course content and assignments? Did you know that you can now build grading rubrics directly in the Teams interface? To build a rubric, simply create a new assignment. Click the + Add Rubric button. Fill-in all the criteria and point values for your rubric. Then … Continue reading “Create a Grading Rubric in Microsoft Teams”

Create a Math Quiz in Microsoft Forms

https://pinecast.com/listen/20b3e937-a19f-4fae-a065-1012e23d8033.mp3Are you a math teacher looking for a way to create online assessments with the tools provided to you by Microsoft as a part of Office 365? You can now build a math assessment in Microsoft Forms. It is really easy to build your quiz. First navigate to https://forms.office.com and login using your Office 365 … Continue reading “Create a Math Quiz in Microsoft Forms”

Minecraft: Education Edition

https://pinecast.com/listen/41a5d9db-2bab-4bb7-a4aa-7f2dde385b8c.mp3 How do we get Minecraft: Education Edition? West Virginia If you’re an educator in West Virginia then you may be aware that in June of 2018, the West Virginia Department of Education was able to license Minecraft: Education Edition (M:EE) for ALL (approximately) 300,000 users in our Office 365 tenant. All users have successfully … Continue reading “Minecraft: Education Edition”

Using Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager Console for Remote Access

Recently we were looking for a way to save one of our departments some funds by discontinuing their use of TeamViewer to remotely access machines and do work that they need to complete. We use Microsoft’s System Center for imaging and deployment but it was not configured to allow anyone outside of the technology department … Continue reading “Using Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager Console for Remote Access”

Spanish Keyboard Shortcuts for Microsoft Windows

https://pinecast.com/listen/26e8cc17-cbec-468c-af09-04700efc67a3.mp3Do you teach Spanish and have trouble adding in the accented characters when typing in Windows? You can easily do so by using some of the examples in this episode or checking out this webpage: Spanish Lesson: How to type Spanish Characters.