Launchpad, powered by ClassLink, is your gateway to online learning materials and programs within the Calcasieu Parish School Board (CPSB). To Login on Launchpad.cpsb, you’ll need to choose between logging in with Microsoft or QuickCard.
Microsoft vs. QuickCard: Choosing the Right Path to Login on Launchpad.cpsb
- Best for: Students with existing Microsoft Office 365 accounts provided by CPSB.
- Benefits: Seamless integration with familiar Microsoft tools like Word, Excel, and Teams.
- Drawbacks: Requires additional setup if you haven’t activated your CPSB Microsoft account.
- Best for: Students who prefer a simpler, single sign-on experience.
- Benefits: No setup required, just scan your QuickCard ID for instant access.
- Drawbacks: Limited functionality compared to Microsoft, doesn’t integrate with Microsoft tools.
Choosing Your Login Method:
- If you have a CPSB Microsoft account: Log in with Microsoft for a familiar and integrated experience.
- If you prefer simplicity: Use QuickCard for quick and easy access.
- New students: Check with your school for instructions on activating your CPSB Microsoft account.
Accessing Programs and Class Links:
- Log in to Launchpad using either Microsoft or QuickCard.
- On the Launchpad dashboard, you’ll see tiles representing available programs and applications.
- Click on the tile for the specific program or application you want to access.
- If the program requires a class link, it will be displayed within the application itself.
- Some programs may require additional login credentials provided by your teacher.
Tips and Tricks for Login on Launchpad.cpsb
- For a personalized experience, customize your Launchpad dashboard by adding or removing tiles.
- Bookmark frequently used programs for faster access.
- Explore the “Help” section within Launchpad for additional resources and tutorials.
Remember: Regardless of your chosen login method, Launchpad offers a convenient and centralized platform for accessing your valuable educational resources. With its user-friendly interface and diverse program offerings, Launchpad empowers you to take control of your learning journey within CPSB.