Category: Learning at Home and School

Highlights from the September 17, 2015 Camp iPad for Parents Event

The first Camp iPad for Parents session was held on September 17th at Altona Middle School. Topics included teaching parents a few basic iPad operations, how to set parental restrictions, classroom visits,  and open discussions. Parents in attendance described the event with the following words: Awesome Informative Go! (as in, “just go to Camp iPad …

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Would you like to learn more about the iPad?

Dear Parents and Guardians, If you are new to the iPad or would like to learn a few iPad tips & tricks, you may want to check out Atomic Learning’s iPad courses. Here’s how parents and guardians access the courses: Go to www.atomiclearning.com/login/svvsd Parent Username: stvrain Parent Password: valley (Staff and students should use their own …

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Registration is open for Camp iPad for Parents (Fall 2015)

We are pleased to announce the Fall 2015 Camp iPad for Parents dates and locations. These learning opportunities are available to all parents in the district. They are best-suited for parents of students who already have an iPad as part of the Learning Technology Plan (all middle school students, and Frederick, Longmont, Lyons, Mead, and …

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One word to describe “Camp iPad for Parents”

Many interested parents attended the second Camp iPad for Parents event at Coal Ridge Middle School on April 23rd. Parents learned tips and tricks, how to adjust settings on an iPad to their liking, visited with teachers and students, discussed “wonderings” and concerns with fellow parents and educators, and enjoyed meeting parents from around the district. We discussed screen …

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[Advice video] Smart Screen Time Tips

Here is another gem from the folks at Common Sense Media. Whether it’s mastering math or practicing social skills, today’s screens can teach important lessons. Get tips on how to make the most of your kids’ screen time. Click to watch video  In addition to the the coding site mentioned, many of our schools use …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2015/03/30/screen-time-tips/

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