Need Personalized Human Help?
Or, call the APS help desk 303-340-0520, ext. 28203 and leave a message.
💥PLEASE: When using the help desk email (using the link above) or leaving a help desk voicemail, please include the name of your child, grade, school, and your call back number in addition to your question. If you have issues with your child's Chromebook and need it replaced, please contact your child's school.
💥Use Your Own Computer For Instruction💥
Download and install Google Chrome on your home computer (Not needed if you checked out APS chromebook)
💥How To Turn On And Sign In To An APS Chromebook💥
NOTE: if using APS chromebook, add yourself (the student) and sign on using your @aurorak12.org Google email address and password. If you are using a personal device, be sure you are using a Chrome browser and that you have created a Chrome account for your aurorak12.org Google account. To see how to set this up, see the links above.
What Is My Child's Google Username & Password?
Also, your school's secretary and child's teacher can get you the username and password, too. Please email them. You can find staff emails on your child's school website. See school websites here.
Go To & Log In To Clever
Use this link to get to APS Clever: clever.aurorak12.org - Use the student's Google username and password if prompted.
P-5 students will be issued Clever "badges" that have a QR code they can use to sign in to Clever using the camera on their computer as an alternative to typing in their username and password. Teachers will email your student's QR code to you. Here's a video showing how to sign in using the Clever Badge.
How Students Join Their Teacher's Google Classroom
Here is a cheat sheet that shows how your child will join their teacher's classroom and how classroom is set up.
How To Use Google Meet
Parents can use Google Meet or Google Chat to communicate with your child's teacher, too. Both can be used both on a computer and on a phone so parents and teachers can chat and video call. It is recommended to download and install the Google Meet and Chat apps for your iPhone or Android device for even easier and convenient school communication.