What Devices will Work From Home?
Need to access: Teams? S or H Drive? Email? Google Classroom? FreshGrade?
Do you have a: District laptop? Personal PC? Chrome Book? Mac? iPad?
If you are using a district laptop with Direct Access installed you will be able to access all district resources directly from your laptop (all provided Work-From-Home laptops already have this installed). You will have access to your S: drive, H: drive, email, intranet, etc.like you do at work. You will also be able to use all the programs installed on your laptop such as Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.
- How can I tell if I have Direct Access? Check Wifi Settings
- How do I use Direct Access?: Direct Access
- I’m missing my network drives? Missing Drives
Note: Direct Access is the preferred tool for accessing district resources at home. It is much faster and more reliable than the RDP solution.
Remote Desktop (RDP)
If you are using a personal device with a modern browser (Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Safari, etc.) here is how to access district resources through remote desktop: RDP from home. The Direct Link is here RDP
Note: Please DO NOT use the RDP solution if you have a district laptop with Direct Access installed. You will be able to access the same resources directly from your laptop and it will be quite a bit faster than using RDP.
Direct link to MyEd is here. Use only the direct link or the logon link on the MyEducation page from the SD68 Intranet to access MyEd.