Useful Information: Microsoft Office
Baldwin County Public Schools, partnering with Microsoft, is proud to offer free access to products in the Microsoft Office suite to all students who are currently enrolled in the district. Included in the desktop package is: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and more. Each product may be installed on up to five (5) PC or Mac devices. In addition, the Office mobile apps may be installed on up to five (5) smartphones and five (5) tablets. To access the installation page for the desktop apps, review the following steps:Navigate to students.bcbe.org to sign in to the myBCBE Student Portal:Sign in using the student’s Chromebook username and password. See the example below.Click on the Office 365 tileOnce logged in, click the "Install Office” button, then “Office 365 apps”NOTE: Office 365 will auto-detect the device and will install the appropriate version of their software. (i.e., Mac vs. PC) If the student does not recall their Chromebook username and/or password, contact the local school office.
Office mobile apps may be downloaded via Apple’s App Store or Google Play. When signing in to an Office mobile app, the initial prompt for a username will need to be in the format of: firstname.lastname@example.org.