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Welcome 2017-2018 Birdville Staff! - Technology Help

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How do I setup my computer and document camera?

Click here to view a helpful step by step guide

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What is my BISD computer login?

  • Your username is b+your 5 digit employee ID (Example: b12345)
  • Your initial default password is B+your birthday in month + day + year + “$”, so for a fictitious user born in 1990 on Halloween that would be B10311990$
  • You will also use your computer password for webmail.
  • THE FIRST TIME YOU LOGIN, you must do so from a Birdville ISD desktop computer system. You will be prompted to change your password the first time you login.

 

Please click here for information on changing your computer password.

 

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Email:

What is my BISD email address?  Firstname.lastname@birdvilleschools.net

--In some cases where there is already a staff member with your same first and last name, there will be a variation on your email address format. Please confirm your email address with your campus secretary or contact the help desk. 

How do I access email on my district computer?

Make sure you are logged into the computer then open the Microsoft Outlook program on your desktop.

If yo do not see the Outlook icon on your desktop, you can access it by clicking the "start" button in the lower left hand corner of your screen, then selecting "all programs", then look for the "Microsoft Office 2013 (or 2016)" folder. Inside that folder, you will see "Microsoft Outlook 2013 (or 2016)" as well as other office applications.

If you would like an icon on your desktop, right click on the Outlook program icon and select "send to" then "desktop"

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How do I access my email out of district?

  • Go to the BISD Homepage
  • Click on the “Staff” Button
  • Click on “Email Access (Webmail)”

 

  • Login with your BISD computer network Username and Password
  • Your username is b+your 5 digit employee ID (Example: b12345)
  • Your password is the one you selected after logging into a district computer system for the first time.
  • If you are away from the district and have never logged into a BISD computer, please contact the help desk to set you up with webmail access.

How do I connect my mobile device to my BISD email? click here: iPhone, iPad, or Android phone setup

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What happened to my Office Icons? 

The technology Department has upgraded all district computers to the newest version of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint OneNote and Outlook). Please look for the new icons on your desktop.

High School staff can now also use Office programs online from any web browser, use firstname.lastname@365.birdvilleschools.net and your computer password to login.

Click here to access Microsoft Office Online

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Skyward Gradebook/Attendance:

New teacher Skyward Resources

Experienced Skyward User Resources

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Eduphoria, click a link below:

How do I login to Eduphoria?

Click here for Eduphoria Forethought Begining of the Year procedures.

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Classroom phone help:

DO NOT move your phone from one room/campus to another: Click here to see why.

How do I get my desk phone password reset so that I can set up my voicemail?

  • Enter your information INCLUDING your extension, your room# and that your desk phone password needs to be reset

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Staff Webpages, click here:

How do I set up my BISD teacher website?

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Help with logging into BISD Google services, click here:

How do I login to Google for education?

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BISD Online Resources:

For help logging into Stemscopes, Compass, WriteSource, Pearson, Zaner-Bloser, Turnitin and Brainz etc. follow the link below.

How to login and access BISD Managed Online Resources?

 

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Tech Support Help Desk:

Click here for information on using the Knowledge Base website and learn how to create a trouble ticket

 

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