Being Smart About FaceBook
By John Mikton
The meaning of the word “privacy” has changed. The days of being anonymous, and having no digital footprint, are gone. But there are steps students can take to protect themselves.
The Core Standards are very demanding with regard to the kinds of writing tasks students must handle. This article summarizes the main challenges and suggests how computers might be used to equip students with the skills to manage these tasks well.
Just say no!
What does Google know (and sell)?
By Jamie McKenzie
Those who use Google on a regular basis and sign in, are leaving tracks behind that Google routinely sells.