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Returning families "MyMCPS Classroom" training - Shared screen with speaker view
Benjamin Greenberg
26:33
I never got to host!!
Mussei Endale
27:26
I once got host
Becca
27:32
To join or get involved in the PTA, visit the website here. TPES: tpespta.net and PBES: pbespta.org
Benjamin Greenberg
28:09
We don't see results.
Benjamin Greenberg
28:27
We got the question. Just not the answers as they come in.
KBG
28:35
some computers where you join from the browser don't allow it
Mussei Endale
29:03
sorry internet unstable
Claire Morin-Gibourg
30:52
It allows on different computers if you open gmail before under the MCPS email address of your kid and then, open the website
Jessica Heppen
31:23
QQ: Will we log in separately to myMCPS and Synergy?
Lee McCracken
33:29
If our child is moving from TPES to PBES, does their login account stay the same?
Anat Shahar
34:50
The ID stays the same but not the password usually
Mussei Endale
35:52
your child's password changes in every grade you child is turning
Kia K. Matthews
36:33
It usually does but this year they will keep their same passwords from last school year
Katherine
39:54
They're sending the new Synergy parent VUE logins tomorrow.
Gabe Seiden
40:15
If we have 2 kids, will they both show up in the same dashboard?
Eyasu 'v'
40:15
'v'
Jessica Heppen
40:24
that's synergy - I guess we can go back and forth between myMCPS and synergy, but we'll have unique log-ins (as parents) to synergy
Benjamin Greenberg
40:26
How well does a MCPS calendar integrate into e.g. Google Calendar?
Claire Morin-Gibourg
40:45
Do you know when we will have a schedule?
Katherine
41:06
Synergy will be the pathway to MyMCPS
Katherine
41:59
You will be able to see all your children's tabs on your Synergy Parent VUE
Jessica Heppen
42:38
Katherine, do you mean instead of going to mymcps and log in as our students, we will instead log in thru synergy parentVue?
Kia K. Matthews
43:01
The myMCPS Parental Portal is no longer available. You won't be able to access it. The new portal is ParentVue Synergy replaces it.
Jessica Heppen
45:32
yes - so when we log in as parents to ParentVue, do we get to myMCPS in the student view?
Roshan
45:48
in some cases teachers are allowed to choose which features they use. Will there be uniformity in the way each classes information appears? due dates, assignments, instructions, and resources?
Katherine
47:21
You can have an observer account in Synergy Parent VUE that will let you go to your student's MyMCPS page
Katherine
48:08
Students will use Synergy Student VUE to get to their MyMCPS pages
Bethanne Stish
48:15
will teachers also send email using regular email or just through the MYMCPS portal or are they integrated?
Jen
49:24
Can you talk about Kami?
Katherine
49:29
Synergy is MCPS' new integrated system
Kia K. Matthews
49:44
You can choose what notification you would like to receive to any of your emails in the ParentVue portal.
Desta
50:07
Do the passwords change?
Eyasu 'v'
50:14
ok
Katherine
50:18
Yes you can select the notifications you wish to receive
Mussei Endale
50:56
not this year
Mekdes zewdie
51:00
l don't have passe word and pin number how to open the computer
Katherine
51:07
The webinar schedule is on the listservs
Katherine
51:57
The logins will come via email Fri. night if you have an email on file with MCPS
jodikanter
51:59
Is that just for parents? Kids still use their old passwords?
Katherine
52:11
Yes kids still will use their old passwords
jodikanter
52:14
Ok thanks!
jodikanter
53:21
Thank you so much, Stacy!
Mussei Endale
53:21
yep
Jessica Heppen
53:25
thank you!
Eyasu 'v'
53:28
Everything someone wants or needs to say, they put it in the chat.
Katherine
53:36
MyMCPS_Support@mcpsmd.org is an email you can ask for help from
Eyasu 'v'
53:45
see
Claire Morin-Gibourg
53:52
You can call Mo Co's technical support: https://www2.montgomerycountymd.gov/mcgportalapps/Press_Detail.aspx?Item_ID=25694&fbclid=IwAR1wxhT6DCIVVPp5wctuoRlW2rl0VZT-0UHi_LNgFss1NGrZfYJWdQBfMmU
Katherine
54:35
Yes you will be able to toggle between your students on Synergy Parent VUE
Anjali Patel
54:38
At the ParentVue webinar they said that multiple kids would show up, but each parent will have their own login
Kia K. Matthews
56:19
Here is the link to sign up for the webinars on the new student Information systems/ParentVue https://docs.google.com/document/d/1S7qQJcm_zk4yQUtRPPZY7uoo16govBitrtMUPHljav0/edit
Eyasu 'v'
57:41
chats are coming right away!!! i could not read them properly. '-'
Mussei Endale
58:07
vv w
Gabe Seiden
58:29
Will teachers email students using gmail?
Kathleen O’Neil
59:07
Chrome has a “People” tab I think y
Kathleen O’Neil
59:38
that’s how you can switch accounts and stay logged in
Emily Merolli
01:00:17
Will the new system be available to students for exploration to build familiarity before school starts?
Kia K. Matthews
01:00:20
Teachers will only use their mcpsmd.net email account.
Katherine
01:01:21
Kami allows students to write on PDFs. The webinar digital backpack goes over Kami.
Rebecca Shaeffer she/her
01:03:03
whoa student writing on a pdf would be a real game changer in terms of completing and turning in assignments
Devrim
01:03:30
@Rebecca I agree, especially with the touchscreens
Claire Morin-Gibourg
01:04:45
Best news of the day!!!!
Gabe Seiden
01:04:50
that's cool. Do the new chromebooks come with styluses?
wilson
01:04:52
cool
Paul Mcleary
01:04:54
That is great news
Jen
01:04:56
That's huge! I was going crazy scanning things!
Jen
01:05:00
Thanks!
Mussei Endale
01:06:13
well in kami the assignments from teachers to students inside the type box
Jim Woodworth
01:06:19
Yay! High 5’s to Stacy, Stacy’s mom, Mussei and Kami!
Greg Swaluk
01:06:26
our new chromebook has no stylus
Mussei Endale
01:06:56
I'm only in 4th grade but I type fast
Matthew R
01:07:28
can you please repeat the index card idea?
Fiona Blackshaw
01:07:58
who do we email/call if we can't pick up our devices at the scheduled time?
Jen
01:08:00
O
Netsanet Tasew
01:08:36
Good job Mussei !
Jen
01:08:43
I'm going to have a large whiteboard on the wall behind each kid's desk listing their schedule and zoom call info,
ZACH AND Zoe Carter
01:09:34
fiona, we called the school and then made arrangements via email directly with the principal (PBES).
Mussei Endale
01:10:19
Yes I just learned kami this year
Mussei Endale
01:10:31
well last month
Mussei Endale
01:10:43
I mean
Deborah Quint Shelef
01:13:42
do you know if last years classes will still be on the dashboard?
Rebecca Wheaton
01:14:52
do we know more about the same emphasis there will be on only math and ELA or will there be more in person learning for the other subjects?
Kia K. Matthews
01:16:42
I believe you will only see the classes that they will take for the current school year.
Roshan
01:16:59
notecard: brilliant!
Katherine
01:17:40
You can also put a piece of paper in the clear sheet protector in the bag to have a make-shift whiteboard
Kia K. Matthews
01:17:51
I believe they will have all subjects this school year.
Kia K. Matthews
01:18:50
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1S7qQJcm_zk4yQUtRPPZY7uoo16govBitrtMUPHljav0/edit
KBG
01:19:19
There is definitely science and social studies
KBG
01:19:27
they said that on the Zoom with Ms. Oberdorf I think
Anjali Patel
01:19:51
Has PBES issues a supply list for online learning? And thank you for putting this together
Gabe Seiden
01:20:07
any recs for headphones with mics for kids?
Rebecca Wheaton
01:20:16
thank you so much!
Chip Somodevilla
01:20:21
Thank you
Kia K. Matthews
01:20:25
Please take advantage of the webinars on the new system. Very helpful to the questions you have. Link:
Kia K. Matthews
01:20:30
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1S7qQJcm_zk4yQUtRPPZY7uoo16govBitrtMUPHljav0/edit
Gabe Seiden
01:20:50
awesome! Thanks so much for doing this! Super job!!
Roshan
01:20:51
stop saying your just a mom! this has been great!
Juliette Frueauf
01:21:19
Thanks for taking time to share your knowledge!
Troy Stupart
01:21:32
Thank you Stacy and Mom!
Mussei Endale
01:21:48
thank you for you'r time
Jen
01:21:49
Yes, thank you!
Matthew R
01:22:06
thx!
Kia K. Matthews
01:22:08
Thanks Stacy & Mom! I'm at UMD too.
Kia K. Matthews
01:22:25
Dept of Agriculture
ejig learning
01:22:38
Thank you for all you do.
Tony Castleman
01:22:43
Thanks Stacy, this was really helpful.
Claire Morin-Gibourg
01:22:45
stacykosko@gmail.com
KBG
01:22:48
Thanks very much!
Jennifer Pippins
01:22:48
thank you!!!!!!!!!
Emily Merolli
01:22:52
thank you
Netsanet Tasew
01:22:54
Thank you and Mom !
Ayinde Evans
01:23:08
Thank you
Mussei Endale
01:23:10
thank myseif
Gabe Seiden
01:23:12
Thanks you!
Fiona Blackshaw
01:23:15
Thank you!
Claire Morin-Gibourg
01:23:15
Thank you VERY MUCH!!!!!
claudia
01:23:19
Thank you