Tips for teaching students with Autism about digital citizenship
JANUARY 24, 2017
In “ Teaching Students with Autism about Digital Citizenship ,” a webinar hosted by edWeb.net and Common Sense Education , and sponsored by Symantec , Liang discussed her teaching strategies for incorporating digital citizenship at Cumberland Academy of Georgia—all which can apply to any student, and not just students with Autism. 1. Build a Culture of Responsibility. Understand Nuances.
Buying or Building Research-Backed Edtech? The Government Can Help
JANUARY 13, 2017
The SBIR program has spawned some successful and recognizable companies including Symantec, Qualcomm and 23andMe. Among the last people to be invited to the White House during the Obama administration is Snehal Patel, CEO and co-founder of. Sokikom , an online, collaborative math program. Perhaps it’s a fitting reward for his dedication: he’s been working on the game pretty much since the beginning of Obama’s presidency. The official purpose of Patel’s trip to D.C. this past Tuesday, however, was to receive a. 2016 SBIR Awardees. 3C Institute (SEL for autistic students). fractions game).
?Overcoming Hacking and Cybercrimes — The Next Obstacle to Edtech
DECEMBER 1, 2016
According to cybersecurity firm Symantec, 54 “zero-day vulnerabilities” (a security hole in platforms such as Microsoft Windows that can be exploited by hackers before the vendor can deliver a fix) were discovered in 2015, an increase of 125 percent from the prior year. Just when many school districts were starting to feel good about their wireless coverage and internet bandwidth, they face yet another question about technology infrastructure: how good are their defenses against hacking, or what’s more formally known as “cybercrime”? Plus, what is true today may not be true tomorrow.
Coding and Computer Science during CSEdWeek
JANUARY 5, 2017
The Digital Learning & Leadership PLC, hosted by Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec , hosted the webinar, “ Now I Have to Teach Coding? Beginner’s Guide ” was hosted by edWeb.net and Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec. During this annual program, schools around the world host their own Hour of Code ™. Beginner’s Guide ,” on December 8th.