Last fall, St. Vrain teachers, principals, and staff members participated in a professional learning opportunity around the impactful use of technology to support student learning.
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St. Vrain currently has 40 schools with approximately 115 teams participating in robotics. Designing, planning, collaborating, reflecting, and solving problems are just a few of the skills that students develop through their involvement in robotics.
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In an age of constant dings, beeps, badges, and pop-ups, it’s easy to lose focus and wander down a rabbit hole of distraction. How can we help our children develop healthy habits and maintain focus amidst distractions?
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While web content is filtered on student iPads when connected to the district network, private browsing is not disabled by default. Parents may wish to use the Screen Time tool in Settings to set limits or to monitor web browsing.
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Media and digital devices are an integral part of our world today. This article from the American Academy of Pediatrics contains tips to help parents promote healthy digital habits for their children and teens.
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