Jennifer Zachmeier
Rugby Public Schools
Office A109
Rugby High School
Office Ph: 701-776-5859
Ashleigh Blikre
Ely Elementary
Computer Lab
Brian Olson
Rugby High School
Room A108

Tech. Notes:


~Our  “Coffee with a Side of Tech” will be held:

Thursday, January 26th (HS Lib.)

Tuesday, February 21st (Ely)

Thursday, March 16 (HS)

Tuesday, April 25 (Ely)

Please plan to attend for coffee and a snack while gaining some valuable tech info.!


“You can’t take on 21st century tasks with 20th century tools and expect to get the job done.” — Cathy N. Davidson, Duke University


Helpful Links:

~Office 365 Transition
~Google Classroom (See Mrs. Zachmeier for a account if you don’t have one!)

~Discovery Education Streaming Help & Tips

~Google Training Center – Free online Google Training!

~Promethean Board Help & Tips (Cleaning, what the flame color means, etc.)

~Speedtest – Check out your network speed if you feel you are running slow!

Technology Administration:

~2016-2019 Technology Plan

~Facebook Best Practices at RPS

~Acceptable Use Policy – All students, staff and parents need to be aware of AUP for use of RPS devices.

~Departmental 1:1 Chromebook Deployment Schedule


Software Recommendations:

~Ninite Safe Download Site for FireFox, Adobe, Java, etc!

~Malware Bytes Free Malware Scanner!

~First Class (You will need our server address for set up. See Technology @RPS Manual)



App Recommendations:

Kahoot – Create, share free game program
Jing – Free, easy screen capture program
Infuse Learning – Free online testing site for student & teacher that works with any student device!
Google Earth – View satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, from galaxies in outer space to the canyons of the ocean
Pic Collage – Fun photo app


~Equipment Checkout Form (pdf)