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Facebook Messenger for Kids

Jan 15, 2018


Messaging App for Children

For the first time, Facebook is opening up to children under age 13 with a privacy-focused app designed to neutralize child predator threats that plague youth-focused services such as Snapchat.

Virtual Field Trips

Jan 15, 2018


Scientific Explorations Through Virtual Field Trips

Teachers can show their students that science, exploration, and conservation are alive outside of their textbooks by joining virtual field trips with National Geographic Explorers. Several times a month, students can participate in Explorer Classroom and connect with National Geographic explorers in Google Hangout events.

Winter Olympics

Jan 15, 2018


Live Broadcast of the Olympic Games

For the first time, in 2018 the events of the winter Olympic Games will be broadcast and streamed live in all time zones by The videos will also be available on the NBC Sports app for Android and iOS phones.

Lego Social Network

Jan 15, 2018


Social Themed App Inspiring Children to Create and Share

LEGO Life is an app-based social network that allows LEGO fans, typically children, to share their LEGO creations in a community in which the children are anonymous.

Yearlong Tech Check

Jan 05, 2018


Tech Check: A Yearlong Technology To-Do List

Editor’s note: Nicole Zumpano, Technology Coach at Coonley Elementary School, has already created her To-Do list for the year. Here is her schedule for 2018. We think you might find this helpful, too.

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