Monthly Tech Tidbits

You don't know what you don't know...

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The purpose of this monthly newsletter is to provide you with quick information, tips, and technology hacks for the classroom.

This Month's Topics:

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Digital Citizenship for Parents

Parents of our students do not always know how to address digital citizenship concerns with their children. This Common Sense Media web page is an excellent resource to share with parents! It's full of helpful articles to keep them in the loop!

Mrs. Smith's Tasty Tech Bytes

Click here to see a menu of offerings to tempt your taste buds!

Want to Integrate More Tech in the Classroom?

Check out THIS link from Prodigy with 25 EASY ways to use technology in the classroom! I'm also including a printable version below.


If you'd like help integrating more technology into your lessons, click the link below and let's get started!

For My TFAA Teachers

I'm providing links below for connecting your Active Pen & Wireless Adapter in case you need them. :-)

#RCSTechChat

They're back!!


On Tuesdays, beginning August 21, from 7:00 pm-8:00 pm, the RCS Instructional Technology Department will be having a Live Twitter Chat! If you participate you will receive 1 hour of PD Credit! (Max 3 hours per year) Make sure you use the hashtag #RCSTechChat to find us.


PD in your PJs!


Don't know what a Twitter Chat is... No Problem.


Watch This Video to See How It Works and How to Earn PD Credit

Available November PDs

For a list of this month's available PDs, click HERE!

This Month's Featured Teacher

Special Thanks Go To...

Ms. Maguigan, Mrs. Tuverson, Ms. Stephens, Mrs. Canon, Mrs. Buttrey, and the ENTIRE 3rd Grade Team at BCE! Your participation and dedication to #RCSDLDay was inspiring! Thanks for all you do <3 <3

Thanks for taking time to read this newsletter!

Please let me know if you have suggestions or ideas you'd like featured in upcoming newsletters!


Are you doing amazing techy things in your classroom? I'd love to feature you!


~ Stephanie


PS - the FIRST person to email me from BCE and TFAA stating they have read this newsletter will win a techy prize!

Stephanie Smith, Instructional Technology Coach

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