Category: Student Safety

Ideas,
News &
Advice

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

Gaggle Speaks
Holiday Blues: The Effect Depression Has on Students During Winter Break

While the holidays are typically described as a time of joy, not all of our students are necessarily sharing in the spirit of the season. The National Association on Mental Illness reports that half of all chronic mental illness begins by 14 years of age, and between Thanksgiving and the New Year, busy schedules and...

12/19/2018

Video
EdVenture Podcast ft. Gaggle’s Gretchen Thompson

What is a student’s life worth? Gaggle’s Gretchen Thompson provides insight into children in crisis and Gaggle’s proactive approach to the safety and well-being of students across the country.

11/28/2018

Gaggle Speaks
Former Wrestling Pro Gives Hope to K-12 Audiences

One of our sales representatives, Alex Danko, learned about a dynamic school assembly speaker who focuses on bullying, suicide, and making good life choices. Marc Mero, a former WWE Wrestling Champion, provides an energetic, positive, and meaningful presentation that might be just what your school needs. To learn more, visit www.thinkpoz.org.

11/15/2018

Gaggle Speaks
4 Ways Parents Can Keep Kids Safe on Social Media

With the 2018-19 school year underway, children K-12 will be increasing the time spent on both school-provided technology and personal devices. Many parents find it difficult to keep up with the latest in social media, websites, and apps. Since these tools are constantly changing, they can pose a threat to the safety of children in...

09/21/2018

Gaggle Speaks
Sextortion? It’s Real!

Have you heard about Sextortion?  It’s a real thing. We love this Thorn Video.  It really speaks to kids!  

08/14/2018
SpeakUp

Webinar
Introducing SpeakUp, a Cyber Tipline

The SpeakUp 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 to keep their schools and students safe.

06/22/2018
Ant-Bullying Laws

Gaggle Speaks
Is Cyberbullying Illegal in Your State?

There is currently no federal law against cyberbullying, but all 50 states have laws against bullying in general—and every state except Alaska and Wisconsin includes an explicit reference to cyberbullying in their anti-bullying laws.

05/15/2018
Student using Tablet

Gaggle Speaks
How to Talk to Parents About Safety on School-provided Technology

Here are a four tips for educators on how to tackle this tricky subject of student safety on school-provided technology with parents.

05/03/2018