FERPA FAQ

Can you answer these FERPA frequently asked questions?

Q: What is FERPA?A: “FERPA is a federal law that protects the privacy of student education records, and the PII contained therein, maintained by educational agencies or institutions or by a party acting for the agencies or institutions” (PTAC 2019).

Q: “What are the rights of […]

FAQs for New LTP Laptops

Below are some frequent asked questions we’ve received from staff with new LTP laptops.

How can I print single-sided? Or in color?

From Most Applications

From Adobe

My screen is going to sleep after just a couple of minutes. How do I fix this?

Screen Saver Settings

The scrolling […]

Digital Curriculum Updates

Level Up Schoology: It’s a 6th Grade Thing! Keep your eyes peeled for a Schoology course helping 5th grade students transition to using Schoology in 6th grade! Best Practices for Shared iPads at the Elementary Level We have been hearing that students are unable to log out of Lexia and iReady on the iPads. The […]

Meet Mike George

IT Projects Coordinator Years with St. Vrain: 13

What does your average day look like? In a typical eight hour day, I probably spend half of it in front of my desk working on actual program code. The other half of the day is spent talking with my colleagues here at DTS or other SVVSD […]

LTP Teacher Laptop Distribution Schedule

Laptop Distribution – Lyons Middle Senior – March 1, 2019

28-Feb Alpine Elementary School 28-Feb Altona Middle School 12-Mar Black Rock Elementary School 18-Mar Blue Mountain Elementary School Mar-20 Burlington Elementary School 27-Feb Centennial Elementary School 26-Feb Central Elementary School Mar-19 Coal Ridge Middle School 5-Mar Columbine Elementary School 5-Mar Eagle Crest Elementary […]

Meet Joseph Ward

Technical Support Analyst Years with St. Vrain: 3

What does your average day look like? My average day consists of coming in early, checking email and tickets, and then working through tickets and projects for the rest of the day

What are your favorite things about working for St. Vrain? My favorite thing about […]

Watch for New Gmail Security Banners

Starting mid-February, DTS will be activating new security features in district Gmail. These will help protect us by displaying banners to identify potential phishing and other threats. Here is a sample banner:

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G Suite Shared Drive (Formerly Team Drive)

G Suite Shared Drive is now available for St. Vrain Valley Schools staff. It may be used internally to share documents and files with other svvsd.org account holders. It is similar to Drive except files and folders are owned by the members and not by individuals. Most importantly this means that when […]

LTP Laptop Refresh

Good News!

With the support of our district leadership and Board of Education, all LTP Laptops will be refreshed to the newly updated MacBook Air with Retina display and 256 GB of storage!

Who

All staff who currently have an LTP laptop will have their laptops refreshed. LTP laptops have a blue mill-funded asset […]

Beyond Citrix

Audience: school leaders and school office support staff

In an effort to provide the right computing environment for every user, DTS has been developing a plan we’re calling “Beyond Citrix” .

We recognize that to meet the needs of non-instructional staff, the computers and kiosks we provide to users have to be able […]