Google: Download Backup & Sync

All information can be found at the Google Help site here. Download and install the app On your computer, click Download Backup and Sync. Read the Terms of Service and click Agree and download. After it’s downloaded, open Downloads and double-click InstallBackupAndSync.dmg. Move Backup and Sync to your Applications folder. Open Backup and Sync. If you see a […]

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MyGPS Getting Started: Discussion Board

MyGPS Getting Started: Discussion Board provides step-by-step instructions for creating new discussions in a course section. Teachers can also import discussions that they (or other teachers) previously created. Click the link below to view or download the Google Doc: MyGPS: Getting Started with the Discussion Board  

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MyGPS: Print Student Schedules (by grade or individually)

These instructions will show you how to print schedules for students from the Reports menu – handy to print advisee schedules or schedules for a grade. Students can also print their own schedules – directions here. Please note that pop-ups need to be enabled on your browser preferences.  Login to MyGPS > MyDay. On the Reports […]

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MyGPS Students: How To Print Your Weekly Schedule

Login to MyGPS. Go to My Day > Schedule and Performance. Switch to Month view. Click the Schedule Reports icon and choose Student Schedule by Day Name (Grid). Click the calendar to choose a start date and end date. Show dates: No or yes as you wish. Click Generate Report. You can print the schedule from here or, […]

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MyGPS: Course Request Process for Middle School Advisors

Middle School advisors can select and approve course requests for students registering for 7th and 8th grade. Scroll down for the 2-minute video. Directions Login to MyGPS, click on Groups, then your Advisory, then the Course Requests tab. Your advisees will be listed on the left. Once a student adds courses, Awaiting Requests will change […]

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How to use Air Drop to Transfer Files between Apple Devices

With AirDrop, you can wirelessly send photos, videos, websites, locations, and more to a nearby iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, or Mac. Turn on AirDrop iPad or iPhone Use Control Center to turn AirDrop on or off and control whom you can share content with. Swipe up from the bottom of your screen to open Control […]

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Workflow: Convert attachements to PDF on iPad

There are Open the attachment in your email client (Mail app, Outlook app etc.) and click the “Open In” icon in the top right corner. Select the “Copy to Word” icon. If you don’t have the Word app, you can download it here from the AppStore. Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/microsoft-word/id586447913?mt=8 Once your document is open in Word on […]

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Outlook online: How to change the default “Reply all” to “Reply”

To change your default reply settings in Outlook online Go to Outlook online by typing mail.gps.edu in your browser, and login with your GPS email address and password. Click on settings (the gear icon top right), then click Mail near the bottom. On the left sidebar under Mail, click Reply Settings. In the middle you will see Reply […]

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Pearson eBook information, login, and class setup

  The Pearson Password for all new students in the class of 2022 and younger is Bruisers1906. The Pearson Password for all other students is bruisers2013. Pearson Website for registration, class setup, and eBook access Global cultures go to SuccessNetPlus https://www.successnetplus.com/ Math and Science uses SuccessNet portal.pearsonschool.com Students Students will not have access to the ebook online until […]

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My Excel List Opens a Blank Page

Symptoms When you double-click an icon or file name for a Microsoft Excel workbook, Excel starts but displays a blank screen where you expect the file to appear. Follow these steps 1.  Open Excel 2.  Select File > Options > Trust Center > Trust Center Setting > Protected View 3.  Unmark “Enable Protected View for files originating from the Internet” […]

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