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Microsoft Teams Overview for Parents

So your student has been assigned work through Microsoft Teams. What does that mean? How can you see what they're working on? What can you do to help your student? In this course, we'll go over the basics of Microsoft Teams and what you need to know as a parent.

Switching Audio Sources on a Windows 10 PC

Join us to learn how to choose your audio output source on a Windows 10 PC

Choosing a Microphone on a Windows 10 PC

In this video, you'll learn all about how to choose a microphone to use on your Windows 10 PC. 

Multiple Desktops/Extending the Desktop in Windows 10

Join us to learn how to set up multiple desktops and extend your desktop to those additional displays.

See What You've Copied to the Clipboard in Windows 10

In this video, we'll show you how to access and manage your clipboard history on your Windows 10 device.

Snip & Sketch in Windows 10

Want to take a screenshot on your Windows 10 device? Learn how to use the Snip & Sketch app to quickly take screenshots and annotate your images.

Sharing Options in OneDrive

In this instructional video, we'll show you how to share files and folders in your Microsoft 365 OneDrive. 

Microsoft Translate Feature

In this short tutorial, we'll show you how to use Microsoft's built-in translate feature.  

Microsoft Immersive Reader

In this video, we'll take a look at how to use Microsoft's Immersive Reader Tool. 

Creating a New Folder in Windows 10

In this video, learn how to create a new folder for storage on your Windows 10 device.

Moving a File or Folder in Windows 10

In this tutorial, learn how to move and organize files and folders on your Windows 10 device. 

Export/ Convert a Presentation in Microsoft PowerPoint

In this video, you'll learn how to export a PowerPoint Presentation, create a PDF, and more! 

Accessibility Settings in Windows 10

Wondering how to adjust settings on your computer to make it more accessible? In this video, we'll show you how with Ease of Access, including Windows Narrator.

How to Take a Screenshot in Windows 10

In this video, we'll show you how to take different types of screenshots in Windows 10. 

Searching for Files and Programs in Windows 10

Can't find a file or program easily? Learn how the search function can make this task a little faster.

Navigating System Settings in Windows 10

Need to know more about your processor or operating system? In this video, we'll show you how to navigate to your System's Settings and locate your About page.

Connecting to a Printer in Windows 10

Join us for this quick tutorial on how to connect to a printer.

Accessing the Control Panel in Windows 10

Where is the Control Panel? We'll show you two quick ways to get there, and how to navigate the options.

Helping Your Child Complete a Quiz in Microsoft Teams

Here is a quick ivdeo to helo your child complete a quiz in Microsoft Teams

Pinning a Program to the Taskbar for Parents

Learn how to pin a program to the taskbar for quick access in the future.

Setting a Default Web Browser for Parents

Learn how to set a default web browser in Windows 10. 

Extracting a Compressed File or Folder for Parents

Learn how to extract a compressed file or folder so that it can be viewed.

Compressing Files and Folders for Parents

Learn how to compress files so that they can be shared more easily.

Renaming a File in Windows 10 for Parents

Learn how to rename a file to be able to find it easier later.

Safely Removing a USB Drive for Parents

Learn how to safely remove a USB or Flash Drive from you computer so that you do not risk corrupting the files on your drive.

Changing the Language for Parents

Learn how to change the language on your Windows 10 computer or add more language options.

Pinning a Program to the Start Menu for Parents

Learn how to pin a program to the Start Menu for quick access in the future.

Saving a File for Parents

Learn about the different ways to save a file, from locally on your computer to in the cloud with OneDrive.

Searching Within a Document for Parents

Learn how to search within a document to navigate more easily or replace text with one click.

Organizing the Desktop for Parents

Learn how to sort the icons on your Desktop to stay better organized. 

Personalizing Settings for Parents

Learn how to personalize some settings in Windows 10 for a more custom experience.

Uninstalling a Program in Windows 10 for Parents

Learn how to uninstall a program in Windows 10.

Using the Dictation Tool for Parents

Learn how to access and use the Dictation Tool across Windows apps.

Selecting a Default PDF Viewer for Parents

Learn how to select the default program for opening up your PDF files.

Parents: Connecting to WiFi - PCs

On your Windows 10 computer, here are a couple of ways to make sure you are connected to a nearby wifi network for your child's remote learning.

Digital Online Certifications

Below are some popular Digital Teacher Certifications that are available as a series of online courses. Click on a logo to start your certification track today!