Technology

  • Be a Good Digital Citizen: Tips for Teens and Parents

    from http://www.commonsensemedia.org/advice-for-parents/be-good-digital-citizen-tips-teens-and-parents

    We live in a rapidly changing media and tech world in which kids are far more plugged in digitally than parents and teachers are, and these technologies present huge challenges for our kids and how they grow up. Digital dramas can have a lasting effect on a teen’s life. But parents and educators can make a real impact on the future of teens growing up in a digital world. Help teens help themselves.

    For teens, we offer five simple rules of digital citizenship to help them create a world they can be proud of -- and inspire others to do the same.

  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context

    Opposing Viewpoints in ConrtextOpposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

    In addition to the engaging, streamlined interface and media-rich topic pages, the product's unprecedented collection of content and curriculum-focused tools help students explore issues from all perspectives.

    http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/ovic/?userGroupName=vol_w86u&

    Contact the WUHSMS Library for account password.