Category: Family Conversations

Middle School Students’ Reflections on Technology

photo of students working together with technology

St. Vrain middle school students were recently asked to think about how technology impacts how they learn in school and at home. Follow the link to hear some of their thoughts.

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2018/06/19/middle-school-students-reflections-on-technology/

Video Reflection: Make It a Part of Everyday Learning!

Having children talk about or “reflect” on their learning helps build connections in their brains. Technology tools can enrich this conversation and empower students to extend their learning through video reflection.

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2018/05/19/video-reflection-make-it-a-part-of-everyday-learning/

Is your child ready for a smart phone?

picture of child holding smart phone

Devorah Heitner, founder of the blog, Raising Digital Natives, recently wrote this article: “Hold the Phone: 8 Signs Your Kid Isn’t Ready for a Phone.”

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2018/04/16/is-your-child-ready-for-a-smart-phone/

Talking to Kids about Technology Use

How we can be great models for our children, set limits collaboratively, and stay curious about the way kids are using technology?

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2018/03/20/talking-to-kids-about-technology/

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.

Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2018/02/22/relationship-advice/

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