Below is information on some of the more commonly asked questions. If you do not see your topic or question covered below, please contact the Technology Department at Ext.16953 or click on the below link to access the SchoolWires' Community & Support Network.
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Provides an excellent resource for new users. Covers navigating on the end user website as well as self-registering, signing into your website, and editing your account settings.
Discusses the top elements of effective teacher sections and provides recommendations and best practices for editor layouts, scrolling, font styles and colors, files, copying and pasting content, links, Spellcheck, blogs, tables, and images. In addition, it provides tips on copyright and plagiarism.
Editors, including teachers, use Content E-Alerts to send emails to interested individuals when they make changes to their specific areas of the website. In order for you to receive Content E-Alerts, you must be a registered user and you must subscribe to the areas in which you are interested. This is a brief step-by-step guide that explains how to subscribe to Content E-Alerts.
Provides details for setting up a password from the "User Account Has Been Created For You" email that a new VCSD user has received.
Covers importing events, managing event categories, creating events, creating registered events, posting assignments, sharing events, and navigating the calendar on the end-user website.
Provides a quick reference for Section Editors as they work on the web pages in their sections. Explains how to access sections and covers each of the blocks on the Summary Tab: Current Pages Block, Common Tools Block, Pending Comments Block, and Total Visits Block. Gives brief instruction on adding and editing pages and apps as well as how to organize pages, change page layouts, add or delete apps, and restore or permanently delete pages from the Recycle Bin. Explains how to add Section Editors and Viewers.
Covers navigation, assigning rights and privileges, adding content, working with calendars, and the SchoolWires Editor. Includes hands-on exercises for Section Editors.
Covers how to set up content moderation groups as well as how to edit content that will be moderated and moderate content.