School web portals, Notability, Google classroom, Quizlet, IXL… Education has now moved online. There is concern that screens in education are affecting children’s acquisition and understanding of knowledge, in addition to their physical and mental health.
Download and print these FOSI gift coupons for a quick and easy present this holiday season. Perfect for parents, grandparents, and siblings, the coupon booklet promotes tech education as well as quality time together- all while using technology!
Together we can improve civility online while educating, empowering and engaging digital citizens. Using the 3 E’s of digital citizenship (Educate, Empower, Engage), we can look at ways to increase civility online
As educators, healthy boundaries help a school flourish. Policies and rules should be honored and respected – but also revisited. Reflections and revisions on best practices help educators grow, evolve and have a clear direction for their goals and intentions.
While there seems to be an app for nearly everything in life, there isn’t one to help our children and teens act ethically online. Learn how we can empower them to create a positive online experience.
Media Literacy Week is designed to bring attention and visibility to media literacy education in the United States.
The call for coding in schools has grown exponentially in the last few years. The biggest reason behind this push is that coding opens up a lot of opportunities for recent grads or for those looking to switch careers. A recent study by FOSI and Intel Security reveals what kids want to get out of coding and points to what we should be doing to help them.
Being able to identify reliable sources online is a necessary skill. It contributes not only to success in academia but also keeps us from looking foolish. Learn how you can help your child develop the necessary skills to seperate the quality information online from the questionable websites.