St. Ignatius

Technology Onboarding

SI has created a two-part technology training designed to make sure our newest Wildcats hit the ground running on the first day of school.

Tech Training, Part 1: Canvas

Canvas is the system SI students use to find class content, submit homework, check grades, and more. 

Students who know how to navigate Canvas and take advantage of its functionality will get the most out of their academic experience.

What you need to know:

Students will receive the course invitation through their email, which must be set up beforehand

The course goes live on June 2 at 9 a.m. and all parts are due on June 9 at 6 p.m. 

Students can work on this training at their own pace. It should take no longer than two hours to complete. 

Students can complete the training:

If students need help with the training:

Students can join the librarians for help on a support Zoom. Zoom links have been sent to students. The library faculty will be available to help them on Zoom at the following times. 

  • Monday, June 6
    • 10 a.m.
    • 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, June 7
    • 10 a.m.
  • Wednesday, June 8
    • 10 a.m.
  • Thursday, June 9
    • 10 a.m.
    • 4:30 p.m.

The librarians are also available for individual help in the school library; students can set up an appointment by emailing si_librarians@siprep.org. LiveChat support is also available from Monday, June 6, to Thursday, June 9, from 9 a.m.–1 p.m. at www.siprep.org/library.

Tech Training Part 2: iPad

In this training, students will learn how to use our school’s most important educational apps and set up their iPads to be effective academic tools.

What you need to know:

Students must complete this training on the iPad they will use for school. 

On August 1, new assignments will appear in the course students began in June. These new assignments will be due on August 15 at 6 p.m. 

Students can work on this training at their own pace. It should take no longer than two hours to complete. 

If students need help with this part of the technology onboarding, they can email si_librarians@siprep.org with questions.