When the district decided to invest in the future of Bend-La Pine education by bringing on a single, powerful Learning Management System for our middle and high schools, it was going to be a gradual process. We’d wade in slowly, Continue reading Canvas? Ready!
For most of us, a quick trip to the grocery store might be the biggest outing we’ve had lately. But Shari Nichols’s High Desert Middle School art students had a personalized tour of the Guggenheim in New York City last Continue reading Taking a Virtual Field Trip
Marla Silberfein is a 4th grade teacher at Juniper Elementary. I am happy to welcome her to this blog. Guest post by Marla Silberfein As an educator teaching reading in the digital age, I am constantly balancing technology tools with Continue reading Media Mentorship for the Digital Age
Tomorrow is Safer Internet Day. Roy Fuller, our Lead IT Technician, shared a cool little game made by Google called Interland on their Be Internet Awesome site. We can’t think of a more perfect day to play it than tomorrow. Continue reading Be Internet Awesome
Students are now able to use the Screen Time iPad settings when they update to iOS 12. The set up is easy. Open the settings menu > Select Screen Time > Throw the switch to “On”. Once enabled, the iPad Continue reading Screen Time and App Time Limits
Apple Classroom is a great tool to manage iPads in the classroom. One feature is that it enables you to see your student’s iPad screens at the same time so you can see what each of your students is working Continue reading Apple Classroom Tip
There is a wealth of information out there surrounding Digital Citizenship. Many of you are using this Digital Citizenship Table as a starting point. After searching #DigCitWeek in Twitter, I found some great resources that can be used throughout the year. Here’s Continue reading Discussion Cards for Digital Citizenship
December 5 marked the beginning of “Hour of Code” participation across the United States. Even though we have several blog entries dedicated to programming and coding, I thought it would be helpful to have a short entry that lists a Continue reading Hour of Code Resources