Understanding student privacy laws is a daunting prospect. In this webinar, privacy expert Linnette Attai (PlayWell) explores California privacy laws, some of the strictest in the country. This webinar will help you to ensure you are compliant with student privacy, no matter what state you are in.
Sitting a child down to do math sometimes involves a batch of superglue and lead weights, but put them in front of a video game and you need to remove them physically from the couch. Despite the different reactions to the two, math and video games have a lot in common. Both involve logic, the […]
Thematically, rap and hip hop fall into the category of things I want my to daughter to discover later in life. I would rather she be vaguely aware of reproductive mechanisms and the (bad) side effects of using illicit substances before she encounters Jay-Z and co. However, like most things on my parenting wishlist, this […]
September 7th, the first day of school. Students clutter the hallways with fresh books, markers, clothes, and (happy or otherwise), fresh faces. Teachers prepare to greet a brand new class- excited by the prospect of change and eager learning. But how much do we really know about these students as learners? About how they have […]
It’s interesting just how topical math anxiety is at the moment. While being nervous about math and losing sleep before a test was the assumption in my day, researchers are pointing out that it really should not be the norm. In fact, math anxiety can lead to all kinds of long-term problems in academic and […]
It is mid-August. The smell of freshly waxed floors and newly painted lockers flows throughout the halls of the school. Your school is ready for teachers and students to arrive. New technology and curriculum purchases have been made, and this year will be the one that everyone embraces. Teachers will cheer as they enter and […]