Introduction to MY-SCHOOL Pre- Transformation Training By the end of today’s session you should be familiar with: 1. What transformation is and its benefits 2. The requirements of preparing for transformation 3. Setting up Out of Office replies in Outlook 2007 4. Exploring the MY-SCHOOL interface 5. What’s next? What is Transformation? • Transformation is the process of rebuilding and refreshing school hardware and software so that all schools can access MY-SCHOOL services. • The beneﬁts will include a new wireless network, printing solution and software application delivery system. • Engineers will be coming into school for a week to install the new hardware and software. Every School a Good School Child – centred provision High quality teaching & learning Effective Leadership School connected to its community C2k Education Network New Curriculum Services Improved Access More Flexibility MY-SCHOOL Personalised Interface to C2K Education Network Wide range of devices Accessible MY-SCHOOL New Applications e.g. Fronter & Equella Single sign-on What is MY-SCHOOL? •The web based, personalised learning and working environment which is the user interface of the C2k Education Network. •Available 24x7, from a wide range of internet-connected devices. •Wide range of services such as email, notices and alerts. • Single sign-on – log-in once to access all services. •New Applications – e.g. new globally-used VLE, Fronter and fully searchable content repository, Equella. •Accessible – W3C Accessible and features language choice (using Google Translate). •Applications can be launched via MY-SCHOOL – no need to install on individual computers. MY-SCHOOL Student Interface MY-SCHOOL Teacher Interface MY-SCHOOL C2K Manager Interface Logging In Login method Desktop icon Web address Customising your MY-SCHOOL • Use the Customise link – Colours – Font size – Themes, including Accessibility Themes. • Create custom tabs & add widgets. • Create My Favourite website links. The Learning Exchange MY-SCHOOL Help and Support • Online Help – tooltips – widget help – Learning Exchange • C2k Service Desk – Phone – Service Manager app What’s Next • Post Transformation Training (w/b 25th August 2014) • Test wireless infrastructure to facilitate possible introduction to BYOD policy for staff and senior students • Introduction of monthly ICT workshops to facilitate upgrade to Office 2010 The End Thank You!