The Importance of Digital Citizenship

The Importance of Digital Citizenship

As more of our students’ day is spent in front of screens, teaching Digital Citizenship is becoming more important. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, children between the ages of 8-10 years old spend 8 hours per day on technology, while teenagers spend...
Prepare for Digital Citizenship Week

Prepare for Digital Citizenship Week

Digital Citizenship Week begins on October 17th. How are you preparing your students? Teaching digital citizenship skills in the classroom is more important than ever. Luckily, teachers can now find a lot of resources to support this critical skillset. Common Sense...
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10 Reasons Why Virtual Field Trips Benefit Students

Virtual field trips are a great way to supplement in-class instruction with fresh content, real-world examples and expert instructors from all over the world. Are you interested in learning more about virtual field trips? You have come to the right place!  Virtual...
Grasping The ‘Chain

Grasping The ‘Chain

Written by Marty Perlmutter How do you introduce middle school students to something as vast and multifarious as blockchain technology? Where do you begin? And where do you aim to take these bold sojourners on this seething sea of possibilities? Do you start with NFTs...