Over the past year, my district has been switching a lot of services to Google for Education, I am sure for good reasons that at the time of this writing I am not privy to. Nonetheless, we have been encouraged to starting using these tools as the old systems are slowly going away. One of […]
Most educators know that because of state and federal regulations, schools are mandated to filter the internet traffic for inappropriate content that comes in and out any public school libraries. This is done through the Federal Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA). CIPA mandates this through the E-Rate program LSTA (Library Services and Technology Act); institutions […]
The Digital Teacher is a project started to help new teachers and those teachers that are moving to integrate technology into their classrooms more effectively. The old idea of a classroom is very quickly moving away and teachers are being given technical support by districts to support the technology itself. But they are not given support on how to effectively integrate it and manage it, that is where we step in. We are here to help point teachers in the right direction, to gather and disseminate good methodologies to that can help teachers immediately and we also explore the latest technology used in the classroom by current teachers.