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Parenting in the Digital Age

Tuesday, September 29th Post: 

Happy #TechTuesday!

Here are some of the best Reading Apps, Games, and Websites: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/lists/reading-apps-games-and-websites?utm_content=bufferb3ff6&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer.

Make sure to check out the Parent page of our Continuous Learning site: https://buff.ly/2NH7ZBh.

 

Tuesday, September 22nd Post: 

For today's #TechTuesday, we're sharing this playlist on Youtube for a Parent's Guide to Google Classroom: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5eLo7APm7q0HGWRZQAh9w2mEzBOtu-Wj.
 
Don't forget to visit our Continuous Learning page for Parents here: https://sites.google.com/hillsboroisd.org/hillsboro-isd-continuous-learn/parents?authuser=0.

 

Tuesday, September 15th Post:

Still need help with Google Classroom? Check out this cheat sheet for #TechTuesday: .

Don't forget to check out all our tips on the Continuous Learning page:

 

Tuesday, September 8th Post: 

Happy #TechTuesday!

Today's topic from our friends at Common Sense Media is how to help teens avoid being digital harassment: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/videos/4-ways-to-help-teens-avoid-digital-harassment.

Don't forget to visit our Continuous Learning for Parents page here: https://sites.google.com/hillsboroisd.org/hillsboro-isd-continuous-learn/parents?authuser=0.

 

Tuesday, September 1st Post: 

This week for #TechTuesday, we're exploring how to discourage the use of fake profiles.

Visit the page with our friends Common Sense Media here: https://buff.ly/34T85iZ.

Don't forget about our parent page on the Continuous Learning site: https://buff.ly/2NH7ZBh.

 

Tuesday, August 25th Post: 

Happy #TechTuesday!

Today, we're handing it over to our friends at Common Sense Media to talk about what to do if your child is bullied online: https://buff.ly/2pQmwza.

As always, don't forget about our Continout Learning page for parents: https://buff.ly/2NH7ZBh.

 

Tuesday, August 18th Post: 

Happy #TechTuesday!

Today, we're looking deeper into the question "Is there any way to make sure my child doesn't become the cyberbully" by visiting here: https://buff.ly/3iTBe1d.

As always, check out all of our tips on HISD's Continuous Learning page for parents: https://buff.ly/3hhnUmU.

 

Tuesday, August 11th Post: 

Happy #TechTuesday!

We understand that there's a lot of information to process about Parenting in the Digital Age. So let's start with a question: What should you teach your kid about online safety? Go here to see: https://buff.ly/3fTPOnS.

We also have our Parent tab on our Continuous Learning page: https://buff.ly/2PKEiQO.

 

Tuesday, August 4th Post: 

We have been so busy welcoming our new teachers that we forgot to post our #TechTuesday.

But, have no fear. It's here and we're talking about parent concerns with Cyberbullying. Visit here: https://buff.ly/2EUnt3T to see by age.

Don't forget about our Continous Learning Parents page here: https://buff.ly/3frFMK9.

 

Tuesday, July 28th Post: 

It's #TechTuesday!

Today, we're sharing our family tips on cyberbullying from our friends at Common Sense Media: https://buff.ly/39DVlx5.

Visit our Continuous Learning for Parents page here: https://buff.ly/335m4RY.

 

Tuesday, July 21st Post: 

It's #TechTuesday!

This week, we want to show you some easy and FREE tips on how to make your internet browser safer for your children from our friends at Common Sense Media: https://buff.ly/32C5lFR.

Visit our Continuous Learning for Parents page here: https://buff.ly/3jml4yG.

 

Tuesday, July 14th Post: 

Happy #TechTuesday!

So, your kids watch YouTube, but you aren't sure how to make it safe? Watch this video with 5 Ways to Make YouTube Safer for Kids: https://buff.ly/31tGQd9

For more tips and tricks, visit the Continuous Learning Parent Page: https://buff.ly/3igt2sB.

 

 

Tuesday, July 7th Post: 

Happy #TechTuesday! We want to share with you some tips and tricks on internet safety for those that are 6th-12th grades!

Help boost kids' safety, privacy, and security by viewing these tips: https://buff.ly/38fRaaa.

For more tips and tricks, visit the Continuous Learning Parent Page: https://buff.ly/3ifRFFE.

 

 

Tuesday, June 30th Post: 

Happy #TechTuesday! We want to share with you some tips and tricks on internet safety for those kiddos between Kinder-5th grade!

Help boost kids' safety, privacy, and security by viewing these tips: CommonSense.org.

For more tips and tricks, visit the Continuous Learning Parent Page

 

 

Tuesday, June 23rd Post: 

In the parent survey results, a lot of you said that technology was hard for your family because understanding it isn't always the easiest. Every Tuesday, we will be posting tips, tricks, and what HISD uses to help bridge the gap.

Today, we want to share Securly with you! HISD uses this for all school devices as a way to have full visibility into students' online activity while monitoring for signs of cyberbullying, suicide, and violence.

Please visit securly.com/securly-home to learn how to utilize this software at home. There is a video that we highly recommend watching if you're interested.