Marti Weston is an academic technology specialist at Georgetown Day School in Washington, DC. An exciting part of her job is offering opportunities that help teachers and parents learn and understand more about the 21st Century digital lives that children take for granted.
Marti concentrates on identifying learning resources, helping students, teachers, and parents develop the skills to critically evaluate the online materials that they use, and encouraging community members to think about digital behavior as it relates to privacy, personal information, media literacy, and individual responsibility.
Learn how you can get creative online with these word cloud websites. Designing with words is a great way for learners to create report illustrations and graphics.
If your child received a new tech device this past holiday season, it's a good idea to establish an action plan for how they can safely and responsibly use it.