World Backup Day March 31st: Student data security

Child identity theft: the hidden threat that is more common than one may think. It is becoming more important than ever to be mindful of […]

Teacher's Facebook Post on Students' Social Media Secrets Goes Viral

Utah science teacher Skipper Coates asked her students to complete the following sentence: "What my parents don't know about social media is..."

Districts Turn to Social Media, But Parents Prefer Emails, Calls, and Texts

Parents prize timeliness and personalization and want information pushed out to them, according to new survey results from Project Tomorrow.

Introducing SAFSMS Mobile: Manage your School from Anywhere

"Mobile phones are misnamed. They should be called the gateways to human knowledge" - Ray Kurzweill Everywhere you turn to these days, there is a […]

DC: Why aren’t we further along with “lecture recording” within K-12?

From DSC: Why aren’t we further along with lecture recording within K-12 classrooms? That is, I as a parent — or much better yet, our […]

DC: Are our students ready for this new workplace? “The number of Americans working for themselves could triple by 2020”

The number of Americans working for themselves could triple by 2020 — from by Amy Wang Excerpt (emphasis DSC): Americans are as eager to […]

5 Common Mistakes Most Schools Make: Admin Problems

These 5 common mistakes most schools make happen in even the best of the best schools.  Often times, you may think you are doing everything […]

This is the type of thing that will be offered in our future learning ecosystems. [Christian]

From DSC: Here’s a quote that has been excerpted from the announcement below…and it’s the type of service that will be offered in our future […]

New Campaign to Pressure Silicon Valley on 'Tech Addiction' and Kids

Children's advocates and tech-industry insiders are teaming up to press for more "humane" design and business practices.

“The New Periodic Table of iOS Apps for AR and VR” + 6 items on AR, VR, and MR

The NEW Periodic Table of iOS Apps for AR and VR — from by Mark Anderson   You can download a high-quality version of […]

Helicopter parent? 3 Good reasons to stop hovering

Do you know the fable about the gardener and the butterfly? One day a gardener comes across a butterfly cocoon, hanging from a leaf. The […]

Especially meant for students: “Financial aid for online college students” plus a “Financial Aid and FAFSA guide”

From DSC: The information below is from Phil Adams, Resource Coordinator for the Center for School, College, and Career Resources: I’m working on a campaign […]