Category: Learning at Home and School

Screen Time and Springtime

As spring arrives, the days get longer and the weather gets nicer. Kids are outside playing baseball or basketball, riding bikes or skateboards, just being outside with friends. But wait! Your kid is still on their iPad or other device watching YouTube or scrolling through Instagram or raiding villages in Clash of Clans. Here are …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2015/03/24/screen-time-and-springtime/

Check Out the St. Vrain Digital Library

It’s essential that students have access to high quality digital resources, and one of the best resources we can ever provide to students is a really good book. With the St. Vrain Digital Library, now a good book is only a tap or a click away. St. Vrain students can login to the new digital library …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2015/03/10/check-out-the-st-vrain-digital-library/

Don’t miss the next Camp iPad for Parents (Register today)

If you would like to learn more about: How to use an iPad (hands-on) How the Learning Technology Plan is impacting your child’s learning. Have beneficial discussions with other parents and SVVSD staff members Then register for the next Camp iPad for Parents! What: Camp iPad for Parents When: April 23, 2015 Times: 1:30 PM – …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2015/03/02/next-camp-for-parents/

Develop Coding Skills for Teens

Have you heard of the world-wide trend called Hour of Code? The non-profit organization, code.org, started in 2013 and focuses on providing opportunities for students to learn more about computer science.  Over 15 million students participated this year in schools around the world. It is not too late – the Hour of Code is available …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2015/02/23/develop-coding-skills-for-teens/

Share your thoughts – help make “Camp iPad for Parents” GREAT!

Several people asked for more detailed information about Camp iPad for Parents. We are in the process of finalizing the agenda and would like your help to ensure it meets and exceeds your needs. Please tell us what  you are looking for at Camp iPad for Parents by submitting this short form. Camp iPad for Parents …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2015/02/02/cipfp-great/

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