Don’t have your iPad? Wifi not working? Don’t fret yet. You can still get most work/studying done! Oh no! Your school iPad isn’t charged and you can’t find the charger? Did you leave your iPad at grandmas house? The WiFi… Continue reading At Home Alternatives to the iPad
As we inch closer to the holidays you may be considering a new laptop for your current or future High School student. Below is a link sharing the current recommended specs for the BYOL Program. BYOL – Recommended Hardware Specifications… Continue reading Considering a Holiday Laptop Purchase?
Brian Allieri (Instructional Technology Specialist at the Middle School) and Pete Ritter (1:1 Coordinator and Instructional Technology Specialist) worked with parents to discuss, share, and demonstrate items about the 1:1 program at Wellesley Middle School. This post is sharing items… Continue reading 2017-2018 iPads for Parents Night
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 iPads for Parents Evening! Oct 26
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 Presentation! Digital Citizenship, Cyberbullying and Screen Time
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 iPads for Parents Evening Recap
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 iPads for Parents Evening!
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 New Screen Time Rules for Kids by Doctors
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 Scheduling is here for Google Classroom!
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 Hour of Code