Category Archives: Updates and Upgrades

iOS 10

It’s that time of year again when Apple releases it’s next big iOS update and this year is no different with the release today of iOS 10. For those of you who may not already know, iOS is the operating … Continue reading

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Introducing Schoology

After a thorough review and evaluation of several different alternatives Mercy has decided to switch learning management systems (LMS) from Moodle to Schoology. Teachers, students and parents will be able to access Schoology from their smartphones and tablets (iOS and … Continue reading

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Big Tech Plans

These are exciting tech times at Mercy High School.  Our Board of Trustees has just approved some big summer expenditures related to instructional technology at Mercy.  I have included these with some other major projects:   May, 2013   * … Continue reading

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Windows Movie Maker

If you are running Windows 7 and you would like the Windows Movie Maker it is not installed by default as it was in Windows XP. It is now part of the Windows Live Essentials package. To install this package … Continue reading

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Windows 7

There seems to be a lot of mis-information out there regarding student tablets and Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 7. Some rumors that we have heard: If you get your tablet re-imaged the IT Dept. will put a Windows 7 … Continue reading

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