We have a couple of fundraisers coming up that you may like to support. All proceeds go to the LAUSD Homeless Education Sponsor-a-Graduate program.
Our Quarterly Report summarizes ITD's performance during the second quarter of 2016-2017 (October 1 to December 31).
ITD Requests Your Support for the 2017 Consolidated Charitable Giving Campaign. Let’s Support organizations that support our communities.
The Information Technology Division (ITD) will be conducting software maintenance/upgrades from Friday, February 17th to Monday, February 20th. During this timeframe, users will not be able to reset their passwords on the “Mylogin” portal will be offline. Please plan accordingly.
To ensure the security of our networks, the Information Technology Division is disabling “legacy"networks that have a pre-shared key (password).
Nearly 800 LAUSD employees helped to recognize Data Privacy Day by taking a Cyber Security quiz and testing their knowledge. All participating employees were eligible to win a one-year subscription to a password management software product. Congratulations to our winners!
The Personnel Commission’s Talent Acquisition and Selection Branch in collaboration with ITD’s Administration is excited to offer ITD staff the opportunity to participate in a custom-designed training/workshop focusing on an overview of the candidate application, talent acquisition and selection processes, and test-taking strategies.
Starting January 1, 2017, 10-digit dialing will be required for all calls, which means dialing “1-555-555-5555” instead of “555-5555,” even for a local call. If you try to complete a local phone call with a 7-digit phone number, your call will not connect.
All school administrators can now review and submit time approval from anywhere you have internet access by using LAUSD’s Virtual Private Network (VPN). VPN allows users to securely sign on to SAP from any location. For instructions on using VPN, please visit http://achieve.lausd.net/vpn
It is vital for all users to install the new LAUSD root certificate for every web browser on every device you use at LAUSD. Web browser vendors like Firefox, Safari, Explorer, Chrome and others have all announced that they will stop accepting the old certificates, so installing the new certificate will allow you to continue accessing the web securely.
IMPORTANT REMINDER: Please make sure your employees know that the Information Technology Division (ITD) will be conducting maintenance on Friday, November 11 - most systems/services will be inaccessible. If there are any planned trainings, etc. please plan accordingly around this scheduled shutdown.
Have you ever had a meeting at school where your visitors needed guest access to connect to your school’s internet wirelessly? Provide your visitors “wireless guest access.”
The Information Technology Division (ITD) has scheduled an upgrade to SAP for October 8, 2016. With this upgrade comes enhancements to SAP including new functionalities, etc. The system will be inaccessible from 5 p.m. Friday, October 7, 2016 until 6 a.m. Monday, October 10, 2016 while we conduct this upgrade. Please share with your staff, if needed.
Bulletin 2424 regarding Website Development and Management has been updated in ELibrary. We have also created a new Website Services page to help guide schools and offices to the services we provide.
As best practice, students should be instructed to reset passwords at the beginning of each semester. If you have not done so already, please have your students reset their Student SSO passwords as soon as possible. Review tutorials and go to Mylogin.lausd.net when you are ready to reset passwords.
As District employees, we are active gatekeepers for IT security in the District. Only with your awareness and constant vigilance will we be able to keep our District’s data properly secured. In an effort to minimize and reduce the impact of these phishing threats, ITD has implemented a feature within the District’s email system.
To streamline the purchasing of Enterprise License Agreements (ELA), schools and offices can now go to the SAP Shopping Cart to input orders beginning Fall 2016.
Employees can now go to a newly designed LAUSD Single Sign-On Self Service page for their account and password information needs!
To accommodate a change from YouTube, we are implementing a different procedure for LAUSD employees to access YouTube content that does not require the use of a user identification portal, beginning in July.