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HCISD Technology

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Useful Links:

Technology Work Order – Send an email to: hchelp@hcisdowls.net

Vendor Sign Up Form

Technology Committee

eRate 2020 – 2021

District RFP's

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Skype for Business Setup

iPhone-iPad Mail Setup

How to Add School Calendar to Apple Device

How to Add School Calendar to Android / Windows Mobile Device


 

​Chromebook Information

High School Laptop Rules – Click on Video and/or Certification below

Video 
Certification​​

Chromebook End of Life

Stolen Devices/Chromebooks

  • Call or email Technology with the following information:
    • Student Name
    • Student Grade Level
  • Technology will look up the information and disable the Chromebook.
  • The employee or parent/guardian will be provided with the Chromebook information to contact the Hale Center Police Department to file a report.

 

NEW! - Get Remote Support!

Click here to install the support software on your computer.


 

Cybersecurity Training: Required for all Staff and Board of Trustees

Go to cisd.io/security
Click Register - Will only do this the first time to create your account
At Organizational Search - Type Hale Center then press enter or Click Search
At Organization List you should see Hale Center ISD - Click Select if you do
Register - Enter First Name, Last Name, email address, Password, and then confirm password
Click Register
You should now see a message that states You have been registered.
Click Login
Enter your email address and password 
Click Enroll for a class
Should see Information Security HB 3834 2019-2020
Click Register
On the next page - Click Register Now
Next page - Click Enter
You are now in the session. Click the red play sign on the video to begin.
Once you have watched the first video, click Continue to Next Part below video
Continue to do this after each video.
Once the questions begin, click the button of the answer and hit submit. You will receive notice if you are correct or not.
Click Continue to Next Part to go to the next question
Once you have completed the questions, you should see a BLUE "HERE" that you can click on to access your certificate. 
Print the certificate and send a copy to Brian McGann

Next Page – Click Enter and you should now show course completion​
If you did not score at least 80%, then you will need to take it again until you do.

HB3834 – Security Awareness Training
https://dir.texas.gov/View-About-DIR/Information-Security/Pages/Content.aspx?id=154


 

Resources for Education
Apple Teacher
iPad User Guide
Stay Organized with Files App
Quickly access controls
Use Multitasking on your iPad
Use gestures on your iPad

iPad Accessibility Features for Reading
Google for Education YouTube Channel
Google For Education Teacher Center
Google Classroom 101
Adding Students in Google Classroom
Google Meet
Google Meet Quick Start 
Teach from Home Assistance
Google Parent’s Guide to Google Classroom
Student’s Quick Guide to Google Classroom

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Technology Bytes
https://tcea.org/
https://www.texasgateway.org/resource/cybersecurity-tips-and-tools


 

Online Safety Resources
https://www.dhs.gov/publication/stopthinkconnect-student-resources

https://stopthinkconnect.org/tips-advice/general-tips-and-advice

 

 

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