All posts by Joshua Moore

Instructional Technology Specialist. Enjoys being creative with technology and eager to chat with you about your ideas for reimagining learning in your classroom. Contact: (425) 837-7186 || moorej@issaquah.wednet.edu || @mooreTOSA

Move Your Desktop to the Cloud

So I’ve been living in the cloud (digitally speaking) for over a decade now but I’m still saving a lot of things locally to my desktop. These are mostly things I’m working on or haven’t decided where to put. Most of the time this works well for me and when I’m ready to work on ...

Create Assignments In Teams

Teams is great for collaboration and makes it super easy to get students working together on something. However, it is also great for creating work that students can complete individually. Using the Assignments features in Teams is easy and is baked into any Classes Teams you’ve created. You can upload documents created in Word, Excel ...

Create New Files Right From OneDrive

Do you sometimes have trouble remembering where your documents or files are saved? If so, you should try making new documents right in OneDrive online. They make it easy and it has the benefit of storing that file in whatever folder you are looking at in OneDrive. It’s so easy, that you just may want ...

ITP Application Deadline Extended To March 3

UPDATE: Welcome back. We have decided to extend the ITP application deadline to Sunday, March 3 at 11:59 PM. We hope that you are safe and warm during our recent snow storms. We understand that completing your ITP application may prove difficult during our school district’s hiatus. As a result, we are going to extend ...

ITP – What Will You Get?

We are less than one week away from the deadline for applying to 2019-2020 ITP (Monday, February 11.) While we are still finalizing the final equipment allocation, we want to be clear about the different equipment that participants will receive. ITP has always been focused on helping students grow in using technology to support powerful ...

The Fine Art of Conversations In Teams

One of the things that makes Teams great is the ability to have conversations around the various files and documents shared to a channel. You can just post messages (great for questions or brainstorming) or you can add files and build conversations around those files. Files uploaded are automatically added to the Files tab in ...

How to Create Channels in Teams

Editors Note: This fortnight’s Toolbit for OneDrive is being replaced by another Toolbit for Teams. We were unable to keep our regular cadence with Teams due to the delay in deploying it and want to get caught up. If you are missing your OneDrive Toolbit fix, check out this resource from Microsoft. The next Toolbit ...

Set Up a Team for Your Classroom

Editors Note: This fortnight’s Toolbit for Class Notebook is being replaced by another Toolbit for Teams. We were unable to keep our regular cadence with Teams due to the delay in deploying it and want to get caught up. If you are missing your OneDrive Toolbit fix, check out this resource from Microsoft. The next ...

Did You Miss the ITP Webinar? You Can Catch It Right Here

Did you miss the ITP Webinars? Have no fear. We have posted a recording of the webinar below, for you to view at your leisure. If that’s you and you are ready to watch, you will need to be logged into your ISD Office 365 account to see the video (if you’re not signed in, ...

Creative Upgrades

 Resources and Links from This Episode Join the Fun We want to hear from you about your Creative Upgrade ideas. If you have one you want to share join our New Tools Team by doing the following steps: 1.) Log into Office 365 2.) Click the Teams button (near the top) 3.) When Teams ...