school safety

Keeping Students Safe When Riding the School Bus

July 29, 2015

Keeping Students Safe When Riding the School Bus

23 million students take the bus to and from school each day.   A child is 13 times more likely to get to school safely than with any other form…

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Protect Your District’s Identity on Twitter with the Verification Badge

July 20, 2015

Ever notice Twitter accounts with the little blue check? In the beginning, they were to protect high profile celebrities from impostors creating fake accounts. These little blue checks became common…

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Cyber-bullying: How Schools Can Help with Prevention

July 13, 2015

Cyber-bullying is a huge concern for schools but typically happens off school grounds making it complicated for school leaders to govern. Research shows that cyber-bullying primarily happens through social media on mobile devices…

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A Balanced Look into School Social Media Policies

June 25, 2015

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When discussing social media policies,  there are two major federal policies educators must consider, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) of 1998 and the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA)…

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