Teaching and Taming Technology

Cyber Safety – Technology Tip

Bedtime for devices Having a bedtime for devices at least half an hour before your child goes to bed can help them to switch off and get the deep, uninterrupted sleep they need to develop and rest.  The earlier you start this with your child the easier it will be. Family Internet Contract | Thinkuknow
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Middle School News 21 March 2014

Did you see the Tech Expo at Beerwah library on Saturday? Several of our students presented to the community how we are using technology in our classrooms and school. With green screen filming techniques, motion stop technology to make claymations and students showing their e-learning journals – it was good to stop and think what
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Technology Expo on Saturday 15 March 2014

Enjoy a showcase of emerging technologies and gadgets. Get involved and watch demonstrations covering topics such as: social media photography new cameras video editing camera downloads iPad android council’s online service libraries online resources and more. Location: Beerwah Library and Hall precinct Date and Time: Saturday 15 March, 9.00 am – 2.00 pm From 9am to 11am GCCC Year 9 students
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Teaching and Taming Technology

I’m sure you’ve read many an article before where some ‘computer guy/girl’ bamboozles you with their big words and fancy gadgets. I’m not here today to confuse you or tell you how you should be parenting your child. My goal in this article, and those that follow is simply to make your life with household technology – bearable, if
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Using Apps

Make sure your child is using an age-appropriate app. If you wish to restrict them from downloading age-inappropriate apps on their device, you may turn on parental controls on their account. Keep in mind, however, that the age classifications on the app stores may not always reflect the app’s terms and conditions. Speak to your
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Principal News 15 March 2013

iPads Thank you to everyone who attended the iPad information night last Thursday, we hope it was beneficial for you. Perhaps one of the most pervasive misconceptions heard that evening was the balance between maintaining your child’s privacy and your right as a parent to know what your child is up to. Can I stress
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News from the Principal

New Look Newsletter We have been working on ways to improve our communication for some time. The newsletter is an important means of passing on information but we are aware that some of you are having problems with the older format. Some of the challenges include the newsletter being too big to download quickly and
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Calendar – important dates for Term 1 as at 1 March 2013

SCHOOL CALENDAR March 2013 Fri 1 Primary Leader’s Induction Mon 4 Senior School Leaders’ Induction Tue 5 School Photos Prep to Year 6 Thur 7 6.30pm Technology Information Night re iPads Tue 12 Year 7 to 12 and Sibling Photos Thur 14 School Photos catch up Thur 14-Tue 19 Years 11 & 12 Exam Block
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