Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Product Highlight: CIPA Training Program

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Internet Safety, Programs

In 1996 the e-rate was born which led to the growth of, internet accessibility in the classroom. As internet access increased and social media sources became more rampant, legislation followed. In 2012, the Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) that in order for schools to be eligible to receive E-rate funding for […]

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Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Industry News: Vote for DA’s Top 100

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Awards

We love when our customers tell us how happy they are with WORKS’ product suites, and with your help we can tell the rest of the education community. PLEASE nominate EmployeeSafe, StudentWatch or both for District Administration magazine’s Reader’s Choice Top 100 Products Award! Each year, DA asks readers to nominate the products that have […]

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Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Issue Highlight: Social Media Policy for Cyberbullying

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Bullying, Internet Safety

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat… the list goes on and on. With the ever-growing prevalence of social media in today’s society, it is more important than ever for both students and adults to become social media literate and post or tweet responsibly. Some school districts are instituting social media policies to fight one of the major […]

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