Category: Time Management

[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/

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/

Camp iPad for Parents – Register today

Register today for Camp iPad for Parents using one of the links below.   Click here to register for the February 24th at Westview Middle School in Longmont. Two sessions (12:45-2:45 and 5:30-7:30) Click here to register for the April 23rd at Coal Ridge Middle School in Firestone. Two sessions (1:00-3:00 and 5:30-7:30) Look for additional Camp iPad …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2015/01/27/camp-ipad-for-parents-register-today/

NPR: Screentime and Emotions?

Recently, NPR posted a story on a study that claims a few days of screen access can interfere with children’s ability to detect emotions in the faces of others.  Specifically, they said: The study, published in the journal Computers in Human Behavior, found that sixth-graders who went five days without exposure to technology were significantly …

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Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2015/01/07/npr-screentime-and-emotions/

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