Tag Archives: computer

Jul 21

Discount Laptops for Homeschools

PRESS RELEASE Tuesday 7/21/15 Microsoft Education Product Policy allows nonprofit Notebooks for Students (NFS) to offer in-classroom technologies and pricing (previously reserved for traditional public school facilities) to homeschool families and groups. First year of program – over 1,800 families … Read More

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Mar 24

Netiquette Rules to Review

Etiquette is a code of conduct for social behavior according to conventional norms within a society, class, or group. Netiquette, or net etiquette, refers to rules of behavior on the Internet. How much do you know about netiquette? Check the links … Read More

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Jan 18

A Citizen-Science Project for Homeschoolers

Here is a unique citizen-science project related to finding meteorites, as described in an e-mail that I received yesterday… Hi, My name is Mike Mazur, and I’m a Canadian geoscientist (with a background in astrophysics) living in Norway. I have … Read More

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Oct 04

Cyber Safety Resources

This year is the 10th anniversary of National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Observed in October, National Cyber Security Awareness Month is all about reaching consumers, businesses, corporations, educational institutions, and young people across the nation with the resources they need … Read More

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Dec 04

Ideas for Using Computer Games in STEM Lessons

Educators who teach Science, Technology, Engineering and Math often work in programming. Shawn Cornally writes in a recent blog post that he incorporates games in his classroom as a segue into programming. Cornally, who is an instructor at the University … Read More

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