Category: Learning at Home and School

Mar 30

Parents and Guardians, what do YOU want to learn?

We encourage parents and guardians to learn with the iPad too. Learning is fun and easy with Khan Academy videos. Do you want to learn about computer programming, macroeconomics, algebra, or prehistoric art?  Instructional videos teach you these topics and more.  Create a free account and start learning yourself or consider creating a Parent account and help your child …

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Mar 24

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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Mar 10

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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Mar 02

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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Feb 23

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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