Digital Learning Skills for Staff
“What digital learning skills and knowledge do ISD 194 staff members need to have?”
The Digital Learning Team has been asked this question many times during trainings across the district, so they asked the K12 media specialists to help compile the skill lists below with digital tools that are utilized by the district. This information has only been created and compiled to help staff identify their own strengths and weaknesses.
Technology Integration Skills
Schoology Tech Skills
Google Tech Skills
Mobile Technology Skills
Other helpful resources:
Staff Laptop Support
Documents and Links
- Click here to view our Mac training document
- Click here to go to Apple’s MacBook Pro Support Site
- Want to move your bookmarks to your new laptop? Click here for a YouTube How-To video
Frequently Asked Questions
I keep seeing a question about Safari wanting to use my password Keychain. What do I do?
1. Open Keychain Access, which is in the Utilities folder within the Applications folder
2. From the Keychain Access menu, choose Preferences.
3. Click General, then click Reset My Default Keychain
4. Authenticate with your account login password
5. Quit Keychain Access
6. Restart your computer
What will happen to my desktop once it has been taken?
Staff desktops are being used to replace outdated student computers, or to increase the number of computers students can access. Desktop computers can provide the secure network connection required during testing.
What information do I enter when Microsoft Office asks me to register?
Enter your first and last name, then enter ISD 194 Lakeville Area Public Schools as the company
Should I let Microsoft Office keep itself up to date?
When it asks to keep it up to date with updates, say no.
Should I let and application access my contacts if it asks?
It is not generally necessary to allow applications such as Office to access your contacts.
Can I access my server from home?
Not at this time. We do not have the technology available yet to access the server from outside our network.
Can I print to a printer in my building from outside the district?
No. Just as you cannot access your server folder from outside the district, you cannot access any of our in district networked printers.