20 New Ways to Use Google Classroom [infographic] Pinterest Expand Your Use of Google Classroom Google has opened up Google Classroom to users outside of G Suite for Education. Users with a personal Google account can now both join and create classes. This opens so many doors for teachers, students, and parents to connect, collaborate and learn. I have created this handy infographic with 20 New Ways to Use Google Classroom that goes beyond just the idea of using it for our everyday classrooms.
Digital Bytes Digital Bytes teaches teens digital citizenship through student-directed, media-rich activities that tackle real-world dilemmas. Teens learn from the experiences of their peers then create collaborative projects that voice their ideas for making smart, safe choices online. Digital Bytes is ideal for afterschool programs, community centers, or blended-learning classrooms that need short, relevant activities that teach digital citizenship and critical thinking about media consumption and creation. Here's what teens have to say about Digital Bytes: "I learned that not everything should be posted online. Also that if you post something and then have second thoughts about it and delete it, it still may not be gone."
Global Digital Citizen Foundation Put Your Plans Into Action Experience the new Solution Fluency Activity Planner. It’s your new best friend for project-based learning in the classroom. Start Planning Now! 50 Fab Apps for Teachers Less Is More You don’t need a one-to-one classroom (one device for every student) to integrate tablets into instruction. Whether you have one tablet or five, possibilities for teaching with them abound. Single Tablet Safe Games For Kids The Idea Seekers want you to Play Smart, Stay Safe and Have Fun while you're on the Internet. And you can do just that if you follow our tips. Read them and be sure to talk to your parents about them, too.Click Play for Fun to see just how much you know. 1. Always have good manners and be polite when talking to someone else online.
One account. All of Google. Sign in with your Google Account Find my account Forgot password? Scope & Sequence: Common Sense K-12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum Get Trained Use our professional development resources to learn best practices for teaching digital citizenship to your students. Onboard Students: Digital Passport Parents and carers New Safer Internet Day logo launched! Today we're excited to announce the launch of the new Safer Internet Day logo for Safer Internet Day 2016 on 9th February. Childnet creates innovative new online platform for Digital Leaders … New online community will help Childnet Digital Leaders to become experts, make a difference, collaborate and track achievements. Talking to young children about e-safety Research, published today, finds that parents are reluctant to discuss internet safety but at Childnet we have lots of resources that can help make it easy. Family agreement To support parents in creating a family agreement we have put together some free advice and a family agreement template.
6 Internet Safety Games To Help Kids Become Cyber Smart With the age of cyber savvy kids on the rise, internet safety is just as important a part of education. Parents can play a prime role as educators. But then, there are loads of resources which can play the role of motivators. A class on internet safety need not be dull and drag when you have interactive games like these six to take you through the concepts. Webonauts Internet Academy 6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2017 Listen to this post as a podcast (sponsored by Kiddom): To celebrate the launch of my brand-new, fully redesigned Teacher’s Guide to Tech, I’m hand-picking six ed tech tools that deserve more teachers’ attention. These are not all brand-new tools, but I thought each one offered something pretty special for the classroom.
Cyber Safety Solutions - For Kids “Learn about search engines and how they work.” Internet and mobile phone technology is fabulous and provides us with the ability to connect with people all around the world. We can explore and learn about the world like never before, however, cyberspace does have its problems, and unfortunately for kids, they are the primary targets for people’s warped ideas and bad behaviours. Young people are often targeted and groomed without the ability to recognise that this is occurring.