​​​​Tools

Links to common tools used by CBE staff.

  • Brightspace by D2L | secure environment for collaboration, blogging/communication, organization and assessment
  • Google Docs | Quickly create new documents and open existing ones. Share with others to edit together.
  • Insite | Find key information and news on our internal website.
  • myBlueprint | Self-directed learning resource to help students plan for high school
  • PeopleSoft | Login to access our human resource management system.
  • PowerSchool Admin (SIS) | All SIS documentation resides here, including registration, scheduling, attendance, marks, fees, government reporting and CBE reports.
  • PowerTeacher (SIS) | Add attendance, marks and comments to SIRS
  • Self-Serve Password Tool | For forgotten passwords or trouble logging in
  • SmartFindExpress | Manage substitute teacher bookings
  • Teacher Dashboard in Insite | Participate in our teaching community through our internal website.
  • Student Account Tool | Add attendance, marks and comments to SIRS
  • Webmail | Send, receive and organize your email on the web.

For Staff

Teacher Resources

Technology for Learning CBE information on technology enhanced learning and teaching.  

Online Safety Sites (Recommended by the Calgary Police Service)

  • www.netsmartz.org – variety of high-tech activities, games, videos, comics, and current safety information for kids, teens, educators and parents. Highly interactive and engaging
  • www.bewebaware.ca – provides safety tips based on the age of the child/ youth – content heavy, designed for parents or teachers to gain information / tips relating to online safety.
  • www.media-awareness.ca – valuable information for parents and educators, some activities and games, many teacher resources have a cost attached but not all
  • www.youthlinkcalgary.com – Kid Zone includes activities for Grades 5- 8 students; also teacher and parent zones
  • Let's Do Science - this website links the Alberta Science Program of Studies to background and activities for each unit.
  • Math Inventory - teachers, check here to see what math resources we have and where they are located
  • Telus 2Learn - A huge collection of: websites, lessons, projects and telecollaborative ideas connected to Alberta curriculum.
  • Alberta Assessment Consortium (go to D2L "content/assessment" for user name and password)
  • Teaching Books.net - this website is for teachers to use to get book titles and ideas for working with students and literature
  • Math Websites for teachers
  • Green Street - an environmental education website for teachers and students.
  • Cultural Profiles Project - a great website to learn more about our students' languages and cultures.
  • Learning Objects - this page links you to many teacher resources (many of which are called learning objects). Sites include Telus2Learn, Alberta Learning on-line, Alberta Source, Virtual Museum of Canada and more.
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Retired Staff

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Former Staff

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