Software & Web Resources

Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 (Windows) & Office Home and Business 2016 (Macintosh)

GPCSD employees can participate in the Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP). This program enables employees to purchase, for a nominal fee of $13, a single licensed copy of the Microsoft Office Suite to install and use on their home computer during the term of their employment.

To access the Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP), employees are asked to visit the HUP website at They will then be asked to validate that they are eligible employees under HUP by using their work email address [email protected] and entering the program code (email [email protected] for the district program code). 

Smart Notebook

Smart Notebook is available for download.  Teachers and students can download the software at home. provides quality digital learning and teaching resources correlated to Alberta Education's kindergarten to Grade 12 programs of study.

Who is this site designed for?

This site was designed and developed to assist kindergarten to Grade 12 teachers in Alberta locate and utilize digital learning and teaching resources produced by the Ministry of Education. The design of the site is reflective of how teachers think and work in an online environment. 

Who manages this site?

This site is supported and administered by the Curriculum Design Supports and Production Branch (CDSP) of Alberta Education. We provide leadership in advancing the use of technology for learning by creating, designing, developing or acquiring high quality digital learning and teaching resources. These resources are delivered through user responsive solutions built and supported by CDSP.

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