Free workshop on digital literacy offered - Tech Learning

Free workshop on digital literacy offered

Verizon Wireless is launching “BEaPRO™ Digital Literacy for Families"
Publish date:

In conjunction with iKeepSafe, a non-profit dedicated to helping children and families thrive in our connected culture, Verizon Wireless is launching “BEaPRO™ Digital Literacy for Families” – a program providing free workshops to help K-12 schools teach parents and students skills for safe and responsible use of digitally-connected devices.

iKeepSafe trains educators from the participating school, who will then deliver a one-hour workshop that covers: balance, ethics, privacy, reputation & relationship, online safety (B.E. a P.R.O ) with regards to digital devices. Participating schools also receive presentation materials, videos, handouts and giveaways for attendees, as well as pizza and beverages, at no cost to them.



Free digital resources offered

Kaplan K12 Learning Services, in partnership with the Alliance for Excellent Education, announces its participation as a partner in the first Digital Learning Day campaign, designed to celebrate innovative teaching.

Free STEM workshops

Beginning in February, science and math educators can get real world experience with STEM activities by participating in one of Vernier Software & Technology’s free 4 hour hands on workshops, which provide ideas for implementing hands on science experiments.  Included

Workshops for Teachers

Today Adobe Systems Incorporated and Knowledge Network Solutions, Inc. (KNS) announced that they will work together to offer on-site professional development courses to K-12 and higher education faculty to help leverage the use of Creative Suite 4 and Adobe Digital School Collection across the curricula.