New Series: Office 365 for Educators

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators This morning, I am launching a new series for my fellow educators specifically focusing on how to use Office 365 cloud tools in their classrooms.  I begin with a few how-to tutorials that guide students and teachers step-by-step on how to Read More …

Office 365 Minimum Proficiency YouTube Playlist

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Office 365 for EducatorsBelow is a playlist of YouTube videos assembled around the Office 365 Minimum Proficiencies that my district has identified.  These videos should help teachers setting up Office 365 with their Macs.  This list is not comprehensive, since other videos have been hosted Read More …

Sharing Word Online documents

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators

This entry is part 5 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators Each collaborative group should nominate a group leader to follow the four steps for setting up your online document.  Only the leader needs to create the document.  After it is created, other group members and the teacher should get an email Read More …

Sharing PowerPoint Online presentations

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators Each collaborative group should nominate a group leader to follow the four steps for setting up your online presentation.  Only the leader needs to create the presentation.  After it is created, other group members and the teacher should get an email Read More …

Playlist: OneNote Class Notebook Setup on a Mac

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators

This entry is part 7 of 7 in the series Office 365 for EducatorsWhile Microsoft is doing a great job of providing OneNote resources for teachers at http://onenoteforteachers.com, I find that Microsoft’s efforts are still pretty Windows/PC-centric.  In an effort to “translate” the process of creating a OneNote Class Notebook to the Mac realm, I’ve posted Read More …

Sharing Excel Online spreadsheets

This entry is part 8 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators

This entry is part 8 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators 1. Sign in and select Excel 2. Select a theme 3. Rename the spreadsheet for your group 4. Share to your group and teacher 1. Sign in and select Excel Use portal.office.com to log into your Office 365 @spart7.onmicrosoft.com account.  From Read More …

Office 365 in the Classroom: Brainstorming and Delegating in OneNote Collaboration Space

This entry is part 9 of 7 in the series Office 365 for Educators

This entry is part 9 of 7 in the series Office 365 for EducatorsSince last semester, I have been using OneNote Class Notebooks with my student help desk class.  Every quarter, students have an individual project and a team-based project (usually a training workshop they perform or a class visit).  This quarter, students are revising Read More …