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Good Writing Online? Fifth Graders Give Advice

Last year, after a lesson comparing formal and informal online writing, I asked GDS fifth graders to reflect on what they had learned. We also discussed the effect writing can have on a reading audience and the conclusions a reader just might form about a writer. 503 more words

Parents And Technology

Many Tech Executives Are Low Tech Parents

When a new iPhone, iPad, Android, extra cool website, or app debuts, many of us, right along with our kids, can’t wait to indulge. One only has to observe homes, schools, shopping malls, athletic events, or even carpool lines (both parents and kids) to see the extent of our devotion to digital devices — sometimes in lieu of face-to-face interaction. 212 more words

Parents And Technology


Being A Protective Parent In The Digital World Is Your Responsibility.  We’re Here To Help.


With so many smartphones, tablets and computers literally at the fingertips of your children, it’s nearly impossible to monitor their safety 100%. 234 more words

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Back-to-School Digital Life Conversation Starters

Check out an interesting graphic filled with back-to-school digital life conversation starters over at the Platform for Good website. You can also download a PDF with a larger image to post at home near a work area or on the refrigerator. 177 more words

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