News and Updates from Learning.com
Elementary and middle school students are invited to compete in the third annual Code-a-Thon, hosted by Learning.com, to learn coding and develop important soft skills.
In a recent webinar, Developing a Cyberbullying Prevention Program, Evan Abramson, Director of Technology at Millburn Township Public Schools in New Jersey, offered the following best practices for providing educators with the resources and support they need to create a cyberbullying prevention program in their district or school.
Learning.com was named an Oregon Top Workplace for the third consecutive year based on employee feedback highlighting the exceptional leadership and collaborative culture.
Blue Shirt Day is Monday, October 1, 2018 and is the start of National Bullying Prevention and Awareness Month, Learning.com team members will wear blue in public support and have shared some of their thoughts on the importance of cyberbullying prevention.
Learning.com Launches Cyberbullying Prevention Campaign for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month
With national data reports showing cyberbullying on the rise, especially in public schools, the Learning.com has created a cyberbullying prevention toolkit for educators to download and help students and parents do their part in promoting online safety and good digital citizen skills.
Learning.com’s new integration with Google Classroom helps districts ensure greater student access to digital literacy instruction.
Learn how this instructional designer is helping her students develop a foundation in technology skills early on so they can take advantage of Career and Technical Education certifications for the jobs of tomorrow.
The modern student needs to be competent and adept at learning, using, and adapting technology tools to be digital citizens, workers and makers. At Learning.com, we are passionate about preparing students with the digital literacy skills they need, starting as early as kindergarten. Read this blog to learn about the curriculum needed to prepare students for future college and careers.
Learning.com’s Director of Education, Jeff Meyer presented on the webinar, “Using Data to Ensure Students Are Tech Ready”. He examined the need for standards-aligned assessment data to drive digital literacy programs in schools and districts. Here is a recap of his presentation.
Digital literacy assessments aligned to standards should provide meaningful data to different stakeholders in the school environment.
Learning.com took a proactive role in helping improve the status of women in tech by recently partnering with ChickTech Portland at the ACT-W (Advancing the Careers of Technical Women) Portland Conference on July 21-22.
Learning.com Offers Free Tech Readiness Quiz to Help Educators Assess Students’ Digital Literacy Proficiency
Interactive assessment tool provides results to identify gaps in student tech skills.
Onboarding training is crucial to success, but only if there’s follow through. Use these tips to ensure a new program is best utilized to maximize the return on investment.
While it is clear that students need digital literacy to be successful in school and future careers, the challenge is finding effective ways to make sure students are receiving the tech skills they need to excel in the digital world. This year at ISTE, we asked educators visiting our booth to write down creative and easy ways they are integrating critical digital literacy skills such as keyboarding, online safety, productivity tools, and coding into core subject instruction.
Here are five key elements that are found in the best coding curriculum on the market today. By introducing students to coding concepts early, you can help them build the skills they need to be successful in school, college, and future careers.
For District Instructional Technology Coordinator, Stormy Cullum, being collaborative was a successful way to strategize teachers, resources, and school spaces to teach digital literacy at her district.
Professional learning is an ongoing process that provides current educators with the knowledge, skills, and classroom strategies to transform teaching and learning.
EasyTech, Inquiry, and Digital Literacy Assessments align to globally recognized ISTE Standards for Students.