The Plano ISD Mobile App is another tool in your technology toolbox to make your busy life easier to navigate. Staff, students and parents will benefit from having easy access to information with the Mobile App. By putting the power of the website in your pocket, you have access wherever you are to the directory of schools, staff contacts, calendars and more. You can customize news feeds to help keep connected. Only want to see news from your school? Done. Need to know if school is closed for weather? Emergency school closing alerts are on the app. Need to check a policy? It's on the app. What's on the lunch menu? It's on the app. When logged in, parents and students can check grades, attendance and balances. The app is free and is easily downloadable from the App Store or Google Play. Reading this on your phone? Just click the link to download. And once you've downloaded the app, sign in with your network ID to access all the features. Not only is the app easy to use, it makes everyone who downloads the app safer by giving quick access to the tipline and emergency alerts. So download, sign in and spread the word to your colleagues, your students and their parents. Being connected just got easier.
The Plano ISD Webdesk has taken the district by storm! With the click of a mouse, staff and students have access to all of their online resources - like their H drive, Google Drive and Office 365 - wherever they may be. A Webdesk User Guide, which includes handouts and a video playlist with how-to information on accessing and navigating the Plano ISD Webdesk is available online.
Students as young as kindergarten have the ability to create visually stunning artifacts to show what they know, as well as narrate their own stories. Previously, this powerful tool was only available for students 13 and older, but Plano ISD now has access to a premium version that allows our youngest students safe access. Instructions on how to get your students started using this creative tool.
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