Category: G Suite for Education

Ideas,
News &
Advice

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

How Districts Can Use Technology to Support Student Health and Safety

Webinar
How Districts Can Use Technology to Support Student Health and Safety

How does your district protect students on their school-issued devices or apps? In this webinar, you’ll see examples of how Chromebooks, G Suite for Education apps, and Gaggle can keep students secure in the context of privacy, data, digital monitoring, and citizenship.

11/14/2019
Encouraging Appropriate Student Behavior in the Digital World

Gaggle Speaks
Encouraging Appropriate Student Behavior in the Digital World

Students don’t always fully understand the impact of their digital footprint, so it’s vital that educators set boundaries—especially when dealing with school-issued devices. In a district where students are in a 1:1 environment, how can educators ensure that they are behaving appropriately online every moment of every day? This was the challenge faced by Desert...

03/07/2019

Video
What is Gaggle?

Ensure the safety and well-being of your students and schools. Be alerted of students struggling with self-harm, substance abuse, cyberbullying, unhealthy relationships, and other credible threats with Gaggle.

03/06/2019
School District 87

Gaggle Speaks
Using Technology for Timely Student Intervention

With 10 schools serving 5,500 students and a new 1:1 technology initiative in place, School District 87 in Bloomington, IL needed a trusted provider to keep students safe. In order to help prevent the many issues students face both online and offline—such as bullying, fighting, suicide, and self-harm—the district turned to the Gaggle student safety...

02/26/2019

Gaggle Speaks
How Vancouver Public Schools Safeguards Students Using District-Provided Devices

Following the implementation of a 1:1 technology initiative at Vancouver Public Schools in Washington, the district’s superintendent recognized the need for a watchful eye on student safety. In order to ensure that students’ online presences weren’t unattended, the district’s IT team turned to Gaggle’s safety management platform. For the past three years, Gaggle’s trained safety...

02/12/2019

Gaggle Speaks
Four Reasons to Look More Closely at Student Accounts

When we discuss the need to monitor student email and Google or Office 365 drive accounts with school districts, we sometimes get a response like, “our kids aren’t sharing inappropriate content with these accounts.” Aside from everyday learning tasks, students are using these accounts to communicate with each other, sometimes dangerously. Here are four reasons why...

02/04/2019
SpeakUp for Safety

Webinar
Introducing SpeakUp for Safety, a Cyber Tipline

The SpeakUp for Safety Tipline from Gaggle provides an easy way for your students to share concerns about school safety and the well-being of fellow students. During this webcast, you’ll hear from educators who will talk about how they’re using SpeakUp for Safety to keep their schools and students safe.

06/22/2018

Gaggle Speaks
3 More Important Considerations When Choosing Between G Suite and Office 365

One our most popular blog posts pondered the question, “Which online learning environment is better for schools, G Suite for Education or Office 365?” Here are three factors to take into account when picking the ecosystem where your students will live their academic lives.

05/09/2018