Author: Corey Tutewiler

Ideas,
News &
Advice

for K-12 educators and
administrators to help
create safe learning
environments.

Students in computer lab

Student Safety
Why Does Safety Continue to be an Afterthought in EdTech?

Given the amount of funding and resources poured into edtech, why does safety continue to be an afterthought? Especially with regard to online learning tools, schools and districts are often left to their own devices and are pressed to figure it out for themselves.

09/13/2017
G Suite for Education

G Suite for Education
How to Get the Most from Your G Suite for Education Implementation

Here are four important considerations from technical and safety points of view when implementing G Suite for Education.

09/05/2017

Office 365
Getting the Most from Your K-12 Office 365 Implementation

For schools and districts interested in implementing Office 365, we’ve already released a guide on implementation from a change management and educator perspective. But what about implementation from technical and safety points of view? Here are four important considerations when you start implementing Office 365 at your school or district.

08/17/2017

Safe Learning Management
Is Your LMS Safe for Students to Use?

If you have a place in K-12 education, you’ve likely heard of the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS). We’re excited to announce the release of Safety Management for Canvas.

08/01/2017

Student Safety
Safe Schools Begin at Home: Why Parents Should Be Concerned About Student Online Safety

If education is to thrive in the classroom, and if we want to create safe schools, it will be a result of the combined efforts of a healthy home life and a positive school climate.

07/20/2017
"Privacy settings" on the screen. Woman hands over the keyboard on laptop.

Student Safety
K-12 Data Security, Privacy & Safety: What’s the Difference?

K-12 data security, data privacy and student online safety have all become familiar topics for schools and districts. The meanings of these terms are often confused for one another, however, which leads to misinformation and misunderstanding on how they relate to, and differ from, one another.

06/13/2017

Professional Development
Meeting Social & Emotional Learning Standards With Gaggle

Many states, schools and districts, have adopted Social & Emotional Learning (SEL) standards, to foster self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills and responsible decision-making in students.

06/07/2017

Student Safety
G Suite for Education Versus Office 365

Which online learning environment is superior, G Suite for Education or Office 365? Here are three considerations that will help you begin to determine if G Suite for Education or Office 365 is a better fit for you.

06/02/2017

Student Safety
The Limitations of Tying Student Safety to Devices

The Family Link app from Google is undeniably a powerful tool with great benefits, however, it invokes a question concerning how safety should be managed on a larger scale for K-12 schools and districts.

04/28/2017