Category: G Suite for Education

Ideas,
News &
Advice

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

Video
From the Principal’s Office: Matt Hutchison (Taylorville Community Unit School District #3)

Matt Hutchison, Principal at Taylorville High School, IL, talks about his role regarding student safety as well as the impact Gaggle Safety Management has on students staying on task and getting the best learning opportunity possible.

11/20/2017
Student on computer

Gaggle Speaks
There’s More Than Homework in Students’ Drive Accounts

G Suite for Education and Office 365 are wonderful learning solutions, but they also present a liability to K-12 schools and districts that don’t fully consider the ramifications of student safety. Moral of the story: If you use these tools, there is more than homework in your students’ drive accounts.

11/03/2017

Gaggle Speaks
How Round Rock ISD Stays Focused on Student Safety

Our most recent Success Story highlights the work of Mario De La Rosa, Director of Safety and Security, and others at Round Rock Independent School District. In addition to learning how this Texas school district takes a proactive approach to student safety by breaking down department silos.

10/10/2017
G Suite for Education

Gaggle Speaks
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

Gaggle Speaks
Surge in Chromebook Adoption Leads to Increasing Need to Keep Students Safe    

Without appropriate controls and a realistic understanding of student online behavior, use of communication and collaboration tools on school-or district-provided devices such as Chromebooks can create legal minefields for school districts, as well as unsafe or even dangerous environments for students.

08/14/2017

Gaggle Speaks
5 Key Takeaways from Hacking Google for Education

Earlier this year, I had the chance to see the authors of Hacking Google for Education: 99 Ways to Leverage Google Tools in Classrooms, Schools, and Districts in action. Here are five of my biggest takeaways.

07/26/2017

Gaggle Speaks
Have You Done Any Google Hacking Lately?

A weird question to ask right? Since the word “hacking” brings to light a negative connotation. For one moment though, I want you to put a positive spin on the word “hacking” particularly as it relates to the education.

07/05/2017

Webcast
Do You Know What Your Students Are Doing Online?

Get an overview of exclusive and proprietary Speak Up survey results from Project Tomorrow, and learn the steps school districts are taking to address concerns around cyberbullying, drug use, self harm and more.

05/09/2017