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5 Tips for Teaching K-12 Students About Online Privacy and Security

Posted by Alex Hay on Sep 30, 2021

Cybersecurity issues are becoming increasingly prevalent and can affect an individual or even an entire region. However, there is still a shortage of people who have the knowledge and skills to defend themselves against cyber threats, especially at advanced levels of experience. In fact, due to a global surge in cybersecurity awareness, the skills gap has actually widened.

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Topics: K-12, Security, Technology

Voting Software for Schools: Here are Your Options

Posted by Alex Hay on Aug 6, 2021

Whether it's voting for a major event like student council president or just a simple student poll about their favorite book - an online voting tool should be simple for all involved. It should also be secure and auditable (but only to the extent your school or district needs it to be).

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Topics: K-12, Student Voting, SGA, Technology

12 Creative Ways Use Voting in Schools

Posted by Alex Hay on Jul 29, 2021

Teaching students about the voting process and the value of elections not only encourages them to make their voices heard but also inspires them to become engaged citizens later in life.

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Topics: K-12, Student Voting, Voting

How to Run Better School Board Meetings

Posted by Alex Hay on Feb 4, 2021

A school board meeting that has no direction can be unproductive and unnecessarily time-consuming – especially when the meeting is after hours for your “volunteer” job. Here are six simple yet effective tips to help you hold efficient school board meetings now and into the coming year.

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Topics: K-12, Board of Directors

The Best Classroom Tech - According to Teachers

Posted by Sarah Diamond on May 7, 2019

According to an ed tech survey conducted by The Journal, teachers indicated that technology has had a positive impact on education. Interestingly enough, not one of the teachers surveyed said that educational technology had a negative impact on their classroom.

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Topics: K-12, Student Voting, Online Voting, Voting, Essential

Online Voting Encourages Your Students To Get Involved

Posted by Sarah Diamond on Aug 20, 2018

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Student government elections hold a special place in the educational experience of many young people, starting from their first attempts at class leadership roles in the primary school age, and ranging up to the campus-wide governance at the high school and collegiate levels.

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Topics: K-12

Should Your School Board Elect or Appoint a Steering Committee to Improve Outcomes?

Posted by Mia Logan on Jul 24, 2018

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A steering committee can help your school board zero in on the key policy issues that parents and constituents are voting for.

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Topics: K-12

Your School District Elections Will Benefit from These Voter Engagement Tips

Posted by Mia Logan on May 16, 2018

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School board elections are known for having low turnout, but this interactive education tool could help parents and voters better understand the power of their ballot.

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Topics: K-12

How to Beat Senioritis with the Power of Mock Elections

Posted by Mia Logan on Mar 23, 2018

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Topics: K-12

The Path to Student Government

Posted by Sarah Diamond on Feb 20, 2018

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Requirements, qualifications, and election procedures leading up to the big day


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Topics: K-12

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