Category: Learning at Home and School

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.

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Dec 09

Winter Break Activities

With winter break quickly approaching families might be interested in some of the local activities that students and their families can attend.

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Nov 21

Computer Science Education Week, 2017

During and after the school day and throughout SVVSD, students and educators will spend the week of December 4th through 10th exploring, creating, and sharing with computer science principles, which encompass topics from coding to digital citizenship to ethics to hardware and software.

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Nov 21

Digital Library

The SVVS District Digital Library offers eBooks, audiobooks, and streaming media for all students and district staff. Over 130,000 digital books were checked out last year – more than any other district in the U.S!

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Nov 21

Having Fun Exploring Online

girls learning together on an iPad

When we read an interesting story that grabs our attention and leads us down a path to something new, we can get lost exploring a world we didn’t know existed. How might we foster this kind of growth in our students?  

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