Multiple Events are Coming up in the Shawnee Mission School District to support families as students use digital resources.
Do you want to learn more about apps and accounts students commonly use in the classroom? Do you need assistance using these resources? You can get in-person help at this drive-up event.
The Tech Tune Up will be held:
6 to 8 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 14
Center for Academic Achievement
8200 W. 71st St., Overland Park, KS 66204
Save the Date:
Here is a look at additional events coming up to support families as students use technology in school. You can RSVP now!
National Digital Citizenship Week
The SMSD will host a session with Lindsay Stephenson, coordinator of instructional technology, to help families learn more about Digital Citizenship in our classrooms.
Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021
Find the link to register for the event.
Digital Citizenship Week begins the week of October 18! Students and staff across the district will spend time that week and in the following weeks focusing on Digital Citizenship in our classrooms.
During the October 21 session, find answers to questions such as:
● What is Digital Citizenship?
● How can I support my student becoming a better Digital Citizen?
● What are some discussions that I can start having with my child about digital citizenship?
● What are resources that can help me learn more?
Students, Screentime, and Health
The SMSD will host a session on Students, Screentime, and Health
November 3, 2021
SM South, 5800 W. 107th Street.
Chris Jenson, public health advisor, with a background in education and medicine, will discuss screentime and supporting student social-emotional health in light of COVID-19 challenges. Reservations are required.
Additional Digital Learning Resources are also available to families here: https://www.smsd.org/academics/digital-learning-initiative