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Avoiding the Pitfalls of Social Media

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However, said Jamie Knowles, Senior Manager of Educator Professional Learning Programs at Common Sense Media, social media also has the ability to help users share their stories and shed a positive light on their activities. Enhance student learning: Social media is ubiquitous.

Strengthen Digital Citizenship This Summer With These Tips

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In a recent edWebinar , Heather Barnard, a Digital Learning Leader at Stamford American International School in Singapore, explains that teachers need to help parents and students prepare for the use of devices and the internet during the summer months.

Coding and Computer Science during CSEdWeek

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Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek) is an annual initiative that aims to inspire K-12 students to take interest in computer science. In schools that wish to have coding become a regular part of the curriculum, where do educators begin if they are unfamiliar with the subject?

Four Steps to Help Students Develop a Healthy Media Diet

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” Instead, librarians can help families learn how to maintain a healthy balance and become good digital citizens. Step 3 – Parent Education: Give parents opportunities, such as a lunch and learn, to hear from staff face-to-face about student technology use.

Get Started with Digital Citizenship in Your District

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She also created a system through Google Classroom for them to easily submit materials and documentation electronically. “It’s It’s also taking (the teachers’) digital learning and their digital literacy up a level,” she said.

Reducing Online Security and Privacy Risk in Your School

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” Along with the possibility of negative headlines, consequences for inadequate protection in schools can include an impact on family and student trust, which affects learning and also the quality of work environment. Prior to that, he worked as a classroom teacher for 16 years.