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Learn, connect, and share at MyEducation BC Academy May 7-8, 2018 at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel in Richmond, BC. Click on "More Information" for details and registration information, or visit our Eventbrite ticket site. Agenda is not yet final and subject to change.

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Track: Building Technical Skills [clear filter]
Monday, May 7

10:15am PDT

Family Portal: Planning for Rollout
Limited Capacity seats available

This session focuses on the tasks that districts or schools need to undertake to ensure a successful family portal implementation; some of the proven steps and success stories will be shared. Communication is one of the key components in the process. The session will include discussion about the different user groups and the information that should be shared with each.
  1. Preparing for the portal
    a. Contact cleanup
    b. Communication
    c. Pilot groups
  2. What a parent/student sees – How a teacher can control the information.
  3. Roll out
    a. Timelines
    b. Success stories
    c. Challenges and lessons learned


Eva Hanlon

Systems Trainer, SD36 Surrey Schools
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Adam Kouwenberg

Business Transformation Specialist, Fujitsu Consulting
Adam joined the MyEducation BC Implementation and Learning management team in January 2018. He previously spent 9 years providing Level 1 support to the Independent and First Nations’ schools around the province. Since joining the provincial team Adam has been focusing on security... Read More →

Monday May 7, 2018 10:15am - 11:30am PDT
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