T&L READER SURVEY WHAT PERCENTAGE OF YOUR STUDENTS HAVE AN INTERNET CONNECTION AT HOME?
Iâ€™m meeting with a planning group to discuss online access at the high school. Iâ€™d like to share some up-to-date statistics about Internet use among teens and their attitudes about the Internet. Where can I find this information? The Pew Internet & American Life project is a great resource. The project
Question: What options are available for controlling student access of the Internet? The IT Guy says: One of the goals of every schoolâ€™s computer literacy curriculum and campus policies should be helping students learn to be responsible and ethical users of technology tools. To this end, schools need to
Question: What method or methods do you recommend for limiting the access other people (like neighbors) can have to my home wireless network? The IT Guy says: The first important step is to change the default name of your wireless network to something people would not easily guess, and then turn off the
T&L READER SURVEY IS AT-HOME INTERNET ACCESS A CONCERN IN YOUR DISTRICT?
How to Use the Internet This excellent site outlining each step for Internet research at the secondary level focuses on a variety of information literacy topics, from how to cite sources to how to evaluate information on the Internet. It includes teacher resources. OSLIS Secondary •