Hand Washing Webquest

Why is it important to wash hands, and how can we wash our hands properly? In today’s webquest we are going to learn why we wash our hands and some of the proper techniques that will keep your hands clean and safe!

Digital Ethics for Kids

Faux Paw the Techno Cat Meet Faux Paw, an adventurous six-toed cat who loves technology.  These fun books teach rules to promote the safe and healthy use of digital devices. Read or watch Faux Paw’s adventures using links below each book’s description. Faux Paw and the Unfortunate Upload – Digital […]

Zoom Security Updates

Zoom has released the following articles/updates: https://blog.zoom.us/wordpress/2020/03/20/keep-uninvited-guests-out-of-your-zoom-event/ https://blog.zoom.us/wordpress/2020/03/27/best-practices-for-securing-your-virtual-classroom/ https://blog.zoom.us/wordpress/2020/03/27/zoom-use-of-facebook-sdk-in-ios-client/ *** Newest Zoom client release removed Meeting ID from meeting bar, moved invite button to Participants, disabled third-party file transfers and clickable links in meeting chat, and added a Security icon to centralize in-meeting security controls.  There’s been a lot of noise in the media recently around Zoom privacy and […]

Digital Citizenship

These links are great to teach kids at different levels; how to be safe on the internet and how to be a good digital citizen, at this time there is no licensing, but it may come later. Their site: https://www.netsmartzkids.org/ Sample videos by grade bands: https://www.utahnetsmartz.org/educator-resources For teens; gaming, quizzes, videos and more: https://www.nsteens.org/

FERPA: Student Privacy

Student Privacy Policy Office (SPPO) presented a webinar on “Student Privacy – FERPA and Virtual Learning During COVID-19.” The webinar was in response to the many questions we have received about FERPA as educators and students shift to learning online during this time of social distancing. SPPO distilled most of […]

Zoom: Security Updates

Here is a quick overview of Zoom’s latest release – highlighting the number of new enhancements created specifically for ensuring the security and privacy of the product. For more information on these changes, please reference the full Release Notes.  Security Toolbar Icon for Hosts The meeting host will now have […]

Miss Meriah’s Adventures

Description:  Miss Meriah’s Adventures aspires to engage the mind of young people and spark their interests and imagination in many avenues of life.  Grade levels: K-8Categories: Virtual Field Trip, Science, PE, Social Emotional Learning, Home Economics, and Animal Care.

Special Education

Special education is facing severe challenges as remote becomes the new norm for K–12 learning during the coronavirus pandemic. Delivering differentiated content in a well-equipped classroom can be difficult on a good day, but now that most schools are closed or closing, educators who work with children with special needs […]

Defined Learning

Defined Learning provides teachers with the educational and assessment tools needed to implement high-quality PBL. Our hands-on projects are based on situations in STEM careers to help learners discover their passions and choose a pathway to a promising future. Demo & Free Trial See Defined Learning in Action Free Remote […]