What Social Networks/Apps Are Trending WIth BC Youth (2013)

What Social Networks and App’s Are Trending With B.C. Youth (2013)   Last year I published an article on our Blog called, “What Social Networks and App’s Are Trending with B.C. Youth” that can be located here: http://thedigitalsheepdog.ca/what-social-networks-and-apps-are-trending-with-b-c-youth/   In that article I stated in the last paragraph, “What’s trending today when it comes to

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Internet and Social Media Safety Training

Internet and Social Media Safety Training  “For Profit” vs “Not For Profit” Programs Is One Better Than The Other Traveling throughout North America, I have met many “for profit” and “not for profit” businesses, organizations and societies that are delivering excellent Internet and Social Media safety and digital literacy/citizenship training to both youth and adults.

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Online Critical Thinking

Through my Internet and Social Media safety presentations, it has become very apparent to me that a large percentage of parents are looking for a quick  “technological” fix, to cope with the undesirable behavior that some young people may be partaking in on-line.   Although hardware solutions (such as routers) , and software solutions (such

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Are Schools Ready

South Korean Ministry of Education reported that by the end of 2015, they will have moved all student over to digital school books using tablet technology (such as the iPad), and are willing to spend 2 billion dollars US to make it happen:   http://www.neowin.net/news/south-korean-kids-to-dump-textbooks-for-tablets-by-2015   This article really got me thinking about what we

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