What are Student Apps?
Student Apps are online learning applications that allow students to connect, comment and learn at any time from anywhere.
Destiny Quest Library Catalog implements easy, familiar internet searching techniques to search for specific library content. Staff and students can search as a Guest or can log in for a more personalized environment with a Top Ten Books list, Resource lists, New Arrivals, ability for Holds, browsing both print and digital resources, etc.
Discovery Education gives you access to a variety of different learning resources that work with the curriculum at a student's grade level. You can watch videos, interact with demos and answer questions to improve your understanding of class material.
EduBlogs provides access to your student PSD Blogs account. From here you can read and create blog posts and comment on posts other people have written.
Google Apps for Education are a suite of Google tools connected to your student account. These tools include Gmail, Google Calendar, Drive, and Google Docs. You can find out more about these services at the Google Apps for Education Website. Visit our Google Apps Training page to learn how to view interactive Google Apps tutorials.
PowerSchool is a secure web-based student management system designed to strengthen communication between the school and home. It provides parents and legal guardians online access to their children's progress in school. In time, it will allow you to view the marks and attendance record associated with your student account.
The first time you use PowerSchool, you will need to create an account. Visit our PowerSchool page for more details.
LearnAlberta's Online Reference Centre (ORC) licenses English and French digital resources made available for Alberta K-12 students, teachers, parents and public librarians at no cost to the school or district. The ORC is a source of vetted online reference resources that support the K-12 curriculum. In addition, all of the ORC resources are accessible anytime, from anywhere with an Internet connection.
How Do I Set Up an Account?
- App accounts are made for each student.
- Students receive username and password information from their teacher or school office staff.
- Parents must create their own PowerSchool Accounts.
How Do I Log In?
|Student App||Student Username||Student Password|
|Destiny Quest Library Catalog||Network ID||Network Password|
|Discovery Education||Network ID||Network Password|
|EduBlogs||Network ID||Network Password|
|Google Apps for Education||Network ID||Network Password|
|LearnAlberta's ORC||No Login Required|
|PowerSchool*||See note||See note|
*Parents must create their own PowerSchool Accounts.
How Do I Get Help With Student Apps?
Please contact your child's school or teacher with any questions or access problems.