for K-12 educators and
administrators to help
create safe learning
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.
This past summer, no one at Gaggle was surprised when our Safety Management Team started keeping track of the lives it saves by reviewing suspicious content and alerting our school or district emergency contacts to imminent suicide threats. Our latest case study shares one of those stories.
The importance of protecting students from harmful situations, especially cyberbullying, was the theme of last week’s Gaggle webcast, which welcomed digital citizenship author Dr. Mike Ribble, and Michelle Turnage, Senior Executive Director – Technology Services at Johnston County Schools.
An increasing number of school districts, like Wayne Township Public Schools in New Jersey, understand the value of both teaching digital citizenship and implementing technology that helps create teachable moments for students who might take a misstep.
If you’re interested in learning more about what safety issues are particularly disconcerting for smaller schools and districts, as well as practical steps on how you can manage student safety, be sure to listen to the Gaggle webcast, “How Smaller School Districts Combine Technology with Digital Citizenship to Keep Students Safe.”
What do you do when you’re part of an internationally-recognized digital conversion initiative that garners the attention of schools from around the country and even the President of the United States to your district? You make it safer.