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Did Your Child Saw Something Obscene Online?

If your child is online, it’s not a question of if they will see disturbing content. It’s a question of when.   Suicide streamed live. Beheadings. Animal abuse. Violent pornography.The internet is a showcase for the best – and the very worst – of human behaviour.   Just recently, TikTok hit the headlines with news […]

Handling Digital Defiance

Digital rules are a bit like smartphone screens. Sooner or later, they’re going to get smashed. The important thing is how you handle the repairs. What’s the right way to react when your child pushes back on the online boundaries you’ve set – or out-and-out defies your screen-time rules? It’s a situation virtually every digital […]

Digital Storytelling Fosters Authentic Learning For Your Child

Everybody loves stories, no matter if we are hearing them or telling them. Exploring digital storytelling in your classroom connects students to an age-old practice in an entirely modern way. Storytelling has a rich history as a communication tool in various guises, from cave drawings, through the oral storytelling tradition in many cultures, to its […]

Your Child Loves Learning Online But Not In School

Many of them don’t even hate school as an idea. They don’t dislike what they’re learning. They dislike how they’re being made to learn it. One of the most important things for educators – both seasoned veterans and those who are new to the job – to understand is that students don’t hate education. Learning […]

Why Media Literacy Matters For Your Child?

Part of media literacy is the crucial ability to determine reliability of all that information. Media literacy has become a more important consideration in our children’s futures than ever. Educators must be familiar with media’s role in our changing world. It’s here to stay as a main component of how society shares information across a […]

Digital Distraction vs Digital Supplementation

Being distracted by technology isn’t a new thing, but today’s tech is different.   Digital distraction is a term only those living in our Information Age might know. Being distracted by technology isn’t a new thing, but today’s tech is different. It’s personal—so personal, in fact, that we can’t imagine living our lives without it […]

Using Social Media For Classroom Research

Did you know it’s possible for students to use social media as a classroom research tool? Over the years social media has evolved from being a mere communication platform where people can connect with their long-time friends. It has matured into a platform where people conduct real business in addition to just making connections. Facebook […]