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iPads for Parents Evening! Oct 26 Oct 10, 2017 - Questions about apps on your son/daughter’s iPad? Curious how teachers "distribute" and "collect" student work? Interested in iPad assistive tools and tips? Want to learn more about iPad usage and tools at home? For all middle school grades. RSVP Here! ... Continue reading...
Photo of six Children with the Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center (MARC) logo Presentation! Digital Citizenship, Cyberbullying and Screen Time Dec 5, 2016 - Topic: Digital Citizenship, Cyberbullying and Screen Time When:  Thursday, December 15, 2016, 7-8:30 p.m. Who: Dr. Elizabeth Englander from the Massachusetts Aggression Reduction Center (MARC) at Bridgewater State University Where:  WMS Auditorium Made possible by grant money, Dr. Englander's presentation ... Continue reading...
iPad in a protective case standing on its side iPads for Parents Evening Recap Dec 1, 2016 - This year’s iPads for Parents Evening was opened up to all 3 middle school grade levels. Brian Allieri (Instructional Technology Specialist at the Middle School) and Pete Ritter (1:1 Coordinator and Instructional Technology Specialist) worked with parents to discuss history ... Continue reading...
Two iPads in protective cases iPads for Parents Evening! Oct 27, 2016 - iPads for Parents Evening! Wednesday, November 16 from 6:30 - 8:00pm Wellesley Middle School Cafeteria RSVP Here! Have questions about apps on your son/daughter’s iPad? Curious how teachers "distribute" and "collect" student work? Interested in iPad assistive tools and tips? ... Continue reading...
American Academy of Pediatrics, AAP Logo, Dedicated to the Health of All Children New Screen Time Rules for Kids by Doctors Oct 25, 2016 - Guidelines on screen time and media exposure were recently shared from the American Academy of Pediatrics last week. The AAP hosted a national conference in San Francisco where 10,000 pediatricians met to discuss children's health recommendations for 2017. Screen time, ... Continue reading...
Google Classroom Chalkboard logo Scheduling is here for Google Classroom! May 6, 2016 - For those of you using Google Classroom and wishing to plan announcements and assignments in advance, you probably noticed that you were able to save these posts as drafts to share at a later date.  The problem was that you ... Continue reading...
Scratch Jr Screenshot with Cat Logo Hour of Code Dec 11, 2015 - Students across the district participated in the Hour of Code this week in celebration of computer science in education week. The 3rd annual Hour of Code is organized by code.org, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting computer science in education. ... Continue reading...
YouTube Logo Student iPad YouTube Access at Home Nov 12, 2015 - A quick update on changes to YouTube access at home for middle school students. We have deemed that certain content on YouTube is inappropriate for middle school students. YouTube is no longer accessible on iPads while students are outside our ... Continue reading...