Google Apps for Education
See below for Gmail, Google Drive and Google Calendar support.Google Apps for Education : Benefits, Products, ResourcesUsing Google Apps at Work or School : Training-centered websiteGoogle Support Website : How-to's
GmailGmail Tips for LPS (pdf)
Google Drive Basics
Calendars1. To add school or district Google calendars, including resources calendars such as Lincoln School iPad carts, computer labs, and Brooks Calendar (for color Days of the Week) to your list of calendars:While signed in to your Google account and looking at your calendar...
When reserving a Lincoln School resource such as a computer lab or iPad cart, you must click the "Rooms, etc." button on on right side of page, and "Add" the correct resource.2. The LPS Academic Year Calendar and the LPS Internal Events Calendar
- Click the small triangle to the right of "Other calendars"
- Click "Browse interesting calendars"
- Click the "More" tab
- Click "Resources for lincnet.org"
- Click "Subscribe" next to the calendars you want to see.
The LPS Academic Year Calendar and the LPS Internal Events Calendar (a/k/a "Wednesday Meetings and Other Important Dates" calendar) are available in various locations and formats. The Academic Year Calendar is public, anyone can view its events. The Internal Events Calendar is accessible only by LPS employees.
As pdfs, the Academic Year Calendar is always accessible on the homepage of the district website (under Headlines, bottom/right) and on the Student, Family, and Staff Resources pages; the LPS Internal Events Calendar is located at the top of the Staff Resources page.
- Calendar on the LPS website. The calendar on the district website contains all the events from both the Academic Year Calendar (no log-in required) and the Internal Events Calendar (log-in required in order to view). Depending how you have your customizable filters set, you are also able to view events from individual schools on the district calendar (without having to first navigate to the school).
- Google Calendar
If you have already added these calendars to your school Google account, you do not have to add them again. You can add both the LPS Academic Year Calendar and the LPS Internal Events Calendar to your list of Google Calendars. To add a calendar, click on its link below. After the calendar loads, you'll see a pop-up message asking if you want to add the calendar. Click "Add".
LPS Academic Year Calendar
LPS Internal Events Calendar