Category: Office 365

Ideas,
News &
Advice

for K-12 educators and
administrators to help
create safe learning
environments.

Webcast
Introducing SpeakUp, a Cyber Tipline

The SpeakUp Safety Tipline from Gaggle provides an easy way for your students to share concerns about school safety and the well-being of fellow students. During this webcast, you’ll hear from educators who will talk about how they’re using SpeakUp to keep their schools and students safe.

06/22/2018

Gaggle Speaks
3 More Important Considerations When Choosing Between G Suite and Office 365

One our most popular blog posts pondered the question, “Which online learning environment is better for schools, G Suite for Education or Office 365?” Here are three factors to take into account when picking the ecosystem where your students will live their academic lives.

05/09/2018
Four students sitting at a table outside, using Office 365 for Education on tablets.

Gaggle Speaks
How St. Mary Parish Schools Keeps Students Safe on Office 365

Dr. Susan Dupre recently took time from her busy schedule to talk about how Gaggle is being used as a teaching tool inside St. Mary Parish Schools when students in grades 5-12 use Office 365 for email.

04/09/2018

Gaggle Speaks
When Edtech is as Easy to Use as Chalk

At Tech & Learning Live in Princeton, NJ, last October, Mike Jamerson, Director of Technology at Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation (IN), provided an evocative image for technology in the classroom: Edtech should be as easy to use as chalk.

03/27/2018

Webcast
Introducing SpeakUp from Gaggle

The SpeakUp Safety Tipline from Gaggle provides an easy way for your students to share concerns about school safety and the well-being of fellow students. During this webcast, you’ll hear from educators who will talk about how they’re using SpeakUp to keep their schools and students safe.

03/27/2018

Video
From the Principal’s Office:
David LaFrance (Bloomington School District 87)

David LaFrance, Principal at Oakland Elementary School in Bloomington School District 87 (IL), talks about his school’s experience with Gaggle Safety Management and the importance of keeping students safe using school-provided technology.

01/16/2018
Student on computer

Gaggle Speaks
There’s More Than Homework in Students’ Drive Accounts

G Suite for Education and Office 365 are wonderful learning solutions, but they also present a liability to K-12 schools and districts that don’t fully consider the ramifications of student safety. Moral of the story: If you use these tools, there is more than homework in your students’ drive accounts.

11/03/2017

Gaggle Speaks
Getting the Most from Your K-12 Office 365 Implementation

For schools and districts interested in implementing Office 365, we’ve already released a guide on implementation from a change management and educator perspective. But what about implementation from technical and safety points of view? Here are four important considerations when you start implementing Office 365 at your school or district.

08/17/2017