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Internet scholarships REMC 10 in partnership with Huron ISD, Sanilac ISD, Tuscola ISD and SpeedConnect are proud to make 30 Internet Scholarships available to students in need within the REMC 10 service area. Each ISD will be given 10 free Internet accounts through the SpeedConnect wireless Internet system to award as 1 year scholarships. Any student in grades K-11 interested in applying for an Internet Scholarship should first verify that they live within the SpeedConnect coverage area. https://decisiondata.org/tv-internet-by-zip/48759-internet/
ISTE 14 critical elements necessary to effectively leverage technology The ISTE Essential Conditions are the 14 critical elements necessary to effectively leverage technology for learning. They offer educators and school leaders a research-backed framework to guide implementation of the ISTE Standards, tech planning and systemwide change. Learn more about each condition below and find out how they apply to your school or district. Share the information with your colleagues! For a deeper look into your school or district’s strengths and weaknesses, use the Lead & Transform Diagnostic Tool to generate a free custom report that will help guide your tech integration planning based on the Essential Conditions.
LOW COST INTERNET Comcast Internet Essentials gives access to affordable, high speed internet. You may qualify if you have at least one child who is eligible for the lunch program. NO CONTRACT, NO CREDIT CHECK, NO INSTALLATION FEE, AND MORE !!!
Mackinvia eBook Information MackinVIA is a complete digital content management system providing easy access to eBooks, audiobooks, databases and videos. With just one login, users can view, utilize, and manage all of their digital resources. Further, MackinVIA allows simultaneous, unlimited access to multiple users and is mobile friendly! Contact your teacher for login credentials.
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Michigan CSI - The Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative and OK2SAY Michigan CSI - The Michigan Cyber Safety Initiative and OK2SAY
What is My DynaCal My DynaCal allows visitors of our calendar to create and save personalized views of our public calendar. With My DynaCal you can create customized views of your Calendar events, activities, news and assignments that you are interested in! Then, users may sign up for Email Alerts, Text Alerts, subscribe to a RSS feed, or subscribe from their personal calendar (Google, Mac iCal, Outlook or any other personal calendar that offers subscription capability). My DynaCal gives you the Calendar information you want, when you want it, and how you want it!
Common Sense Education's K-12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum Lesson Plans. Interactive Games. Professional Development. Family Education. Navigating cyberbullying, privacy, safety, and other digital dilemmas are a real challenge for schools. But technology also provides incredible opportunities for students to learn, connect, create, and collaborate in ways never before imagined. Your school can build a positive school culture that supports the safe and responsible use of technology with Common Sense Education's K-12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum. Students can build skills around critical thinking, ethical discussion, and decision making. And you and your school can join thousands of others across the globe by getting recognized for your efforts. Our turnkey Curriculum includes comprehensive resources for students, like lesson plans, student digital interactives, and assessments, as well as professional development for teachers and materials for family education.
Connecting Families program helps parents Connecting Families: From cyberbullying and photo sharing to digital footprints and online safety, the Connecting Families program helps parents and kids address important topics and have meaningful conversations about making great choices in their digital lives. This free, year long program includes everything parent facilitators need to encourage communities to use connected technologies in ways that are both fun and safe.
Online Text Books The CK-12 Foundation was founded with the mission to enable everyone to learn in his or her own way. We pair high quality content with the latest technologies. We equip students, teachers, and parents with everything they need. For free. Website http://www.ck12.org/