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Information about technology and how to use it, specifically for faculty use.

Trustee Portal Access

To access the St. Mark’s Trustee Portal use the following steps: Navigate to the following site: https://lionhub.stmarksschool.org/ Enter your User Id and password provided to you by the Head of School’s office If you don’t know your password: Click on the FORGOTTEN PASSWORD OR USER ID link at the bottom of the log in screen. Enter…

How do I embed a Remind.com widget in Canvas?

What is it? Remind.com is a handy little tool for pushing out notifications to students and families. It allows students to receive notifications as a texts, notifications from the Remind.com app, or emails. While I’m not 100% sure that it’s any more effective or useful than the built-in Canvas notifications, it does allow you to…

Google Drive and Canvas

Canvas and Google Apps are integrated — that is, they play (fairly) nice together. Which is good! What do I need to do to use this? First off, to use this integration you will need to give permission to it to access your Google Apps account. What this means is: the first time you try to do…

Taming the Fire Hose!

Some days, the information flow coming through email distribution lists is just overwhelming. A number of us have been experimenting with a different approach to receiving those emails, a so-called “digest” that we receive at 5pm (4pm in the winter) of all the emails of the previous 24 hours. The format of the digest is…