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Glow: Password reset for all students

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Following discussion with National Glow Key Contacts who attended a meeting on Friday at Education Scotland, it was agreed that a password reset of all student accounts would take place and be initiated by Education Scotland on their behalf.  This reset is in response to concerns that some parents may be in possession of their […]

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Yammer in Glow Office 365

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Following reported issues with the Glow Yammer Service we are considering removing Yammer for student use from our Glow Services. Less than 200 pupils accessed Glow Office 365 in Aberdeen City during May and this number is consistent with platform use and our adoption of Google G:Suite services. We will continue to make Yammer available for staff […]

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Get Microsoft Office for FREE

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To access these services you will need your Glow username and password.  If you don’t know it ask in school for your Glow coordinator. Through Glow all pupils and staff in Aberdeen City schools have access to the latest versions of Microsoft Office for free.  This includes Office for Windows, Mac OS X and iPad…

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Glow Annual Survey

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Glow LogoEach year the Glow team run a survey to collect feedback from users about Glow and digital technology more broadly. The survey results help to ensure our offering continues to evolve in line with the needs of the education system. The survey is split into two sections, one for school staff and the second aimed…

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Removal of Glow Wikis

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Just before Christmas 2016 we shared the news with you that Glow Wikis would be removed from Glow in October 2017.  After a detailed review of the service, it was found that usage of Glow Wikis was very low across all Local Authorities over the last two years. A decision has therefore been made to…

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Removal of Glow Wikis

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Just before Christmas 2016 we shared the news with you that Glow Wikis would be removed from Glow in October 2017.  After a detailed review of the service, it was found that usage of Glow Wikis was very low across all Local Authorities over the last two years. A decision has therefore been made to…