The Southern Westchester BOCES Board of Education met Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, via videoconference. The meeting was livestreamed and is available to view at our Board Meetings page, along with recordings and transcripts of past meetings.
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SWBOCES Communications Team Earns Six Statewide PR Awards
Use Zoom, Google Meet securely, confidently and effectively
Are your Zoom meetings as secure as they can be? Are your Google Meets as engaging as possible? Our LHRIC Instructional Technology colleagues have compiled the resources you need to leverage online conferencing tools to maximum effect. Learn more at: https://it.lhric.org/using_online_conferencing_tools.
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Tappan Hill student's big brother raises funds for research
A lemonade stand in Chappaqua raised funds for research into a rare condition that affects a student at our Tappan Hill School. The Examiner newspaper tells the storyof the fundraising effort by the student's big brother.
This add-on allows your students to give positive Non-Verbal Feedback during a Google Hangout Meet. It also gives them the ability to use raise their hand and let you know when they need to say something while muted.
This add-on removes the 4 person visual limitation to Hangouts Meet when you are on with students. You can then see all members of the meet in different grid configurations. It also provides you with the ability to auto-highlight the person actively speaking.
Microsoft Teams Quick Start Guide: Use this guide to learn the basics. Microsoft Teams Manage your team Add or remove members, create a new channel, or get a link to the team. Add files Let people view a file or work on it together. Compose a message Type and format it here. Add a file, emoji, GIF, or sticker to liven it up!
Instructor-led training for Microsoft Teams: Requires advance registration for these live events. Microsoft is excited to host a series of free, live, online training classes designed to get you up and running with Teams. Whether you're a business decision maker, admin, IT pro, or end user, you'll find a class that's right for you. Not sure where to begin? Take our Teams knowledge check. Join us to see Teams in action, get your questions answered, and interact with our live instructors. To view our training classes on your own time, visit our on-demand end-user training.