Resources from the Parent Eduction Seminar on December 19th 2017 - Internet Safety and Digital Citizenship
Thank you to everybody who came to the coffee and conversation session on December 19th. We had a great turnout and covered some very important topics related to internet safety and digital citizenship. Our students are growing up in a time when technology is a huge part of their everyday lives; helping them learn how to use it appropriately is essential to keeping them happy and healthy. Here are some of resources that we reviewed and the great ideas you generated.
CommonSenseMedia.org: "Common Sense is the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in the 21st century."
Keeping Tech in Check: "Cricket Media’s new “Keeping Tech in Check” initiative is dedicated to helping parents as they discover the best balance between real life and tech life for their family. As a hub, the site will feature vital tips, tools and award-winning resources to easily to go beyond the screen and find that perfect balance between technology with real world activities."
Parents and Child Magazine: "Your Child and Technology"
The Articles We Discussed
Click on links within the article for step-by-step instructions how to set parental controls on your devices.