Category: The New Digital World

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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Parents and Internet Safety – What does it mean to Stay Safe Online?

When we talk about “Internet Safety”, that generally means: Keeping your private information private – personal information, including passwords, your home address, inappropriate images, and gossip Keeping a simple online profile that doesn’t reveal too much about you and what you do, including your daily schedule. Keeping a good reputation online  – because everything you …

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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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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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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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