A set of technology tools to help navigate technology as a parent.
Video games are created as a form of entertainment. If they do not entertain, they do not sell. Some educators have been looking at using “gamification” strategies from the video game industry to help motivate children in the classroom. As a result video games for education have become widely popular and success from Minecraft EDU … Continue reading Using Gamification to Get Chores Done
Looking for a new app to help your child with language and reading? See an app on your child’s phone that you’re not sure about? Check out the app reviews section on CommonsenseMedia.Org. They put out reviews on thousands of apps to help parents navigate the high speed world of technology without spending hours and … Continue reading Finding Appropriate Apps
Schools around the world are supporting safe technology usage by teaching students to become responsible digital citizens. A digital citizen is defined on Dictionary.com as a person who develops the skills and knowledge to effectively use the Internet and other digital technology, especially in order to participate responsibly in social and civic activities. You can help support … Continue reading Digital Citizenship