Category: Digital Citizenship

Feb 22

Relationship Advice?

It’s February and many of us are having conversations about relationships. One relationship that often gets overlooked is the relationship we have with our own technology.

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Jan 17

Protecting Children’s Privacy Online

Balancing the benefits of sharing data with the dangers can be difficult. Explore resources for parents to begin these important conversations with their children, and read stories from other families who share how they navigate data privacy in their homes.

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2018/01/17/protecting-childrens-privacy/

Dec 14

Screentime and Setting Healthy Limits

The American Academy of Pediatrics recently updated their recommendations for screen time for children to move away from strict time limits and toward an expectation that families pay attention to the types and quality of media interactions that children are engaging in. Learn more about the recommendations and how to start this conversation with your family here.

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2017/12/14/screentime-and-learning/

Dec 10

Copyright vs. Creation in the Digital Age

Teaching students to respect fair use and copyright laws is not only part of teaching them to be good digital citizens, but can also lead them to deeper learning and understanding by creating their own media.

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2017/12/10/copyrights-plagiarism-and-content-creation-in-the-digital-age/

Oct 20

Thinking Differently About Digital Devices at Home

Conversations about the use of digital devices and the boundaries of screen time are important for families. Here are some great resources for thinking about digital devices as a family.

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2017/10/20/thinking-differently-about-digital-devices-at-home/

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