Tech It Out!
Technology Tips for Families with Elementary Students
How to be Tech-Savvy Parents
Click this link for a collated list of online videos, games, activities, and even virtual tours to engage children.
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Kids Home From School? How to Survive
Having kids at home when we were expecting them to be at school is always tricky. One snow day is very different from a week or longer or the uncertainty of a future closure looming. Are you already home because of virus-related school closures? Here's an article by Devorah Heitner, PhD. with some ideas to keep busy.
Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Phone
Parenting, Media, and Everything In Between Tweens, Teens, and Phones: What Our 2019 Research Reveals
Use Your Phone Less (with Tools from Apple, Google, Snapchat and More)
PODCASTS FOR KIDS, TWEENS, AND TEENS
Social Media and Children
- Apps To Watch Out For
- Parents Need to Listen to Their Kids When it Comes to Social Media Sharing
- How Your Instagram Photos Could be Used by Brands. And What to Do About It.
- The 12 Apps That Every Parent of a Teen Should Know About
- 7 Reasons Parents Should Care About Kids and Online Privacy
Take Control of Your Child's iDevice
Looking for tools that let parents know, and feel good about, what kids are doing with their Apple products? Start by checking out Apple Families section of their website.
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If you've got a kid who loves Minecraft, click on the button above to see resources for parents.
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Ms. Jennifer Goldberg
Google Certified Educator, Level 2
Elementary Technology Specialist
Lower Merion School District