Raising Digital Youth

digitalkidsAll Lee's Summit School District students have a Google account. Today's workshop will provide parents with information about how students use their Google accounts at school and at home. Together we will examine the variety of Google Apps, discover how students can login to their accounts outside of school and receive basic information about how Google Apps are used to enhance learning for specific educational challenges.

Presenter: Julie Jensen

Julie Jensen is a former classroom teacher and mom to two boys, ages 12 and 17. Her technology point of view is from that of a teacher and a parent. Julie was a classroom teacher for 12 years, teaching both third and sixth grades.  In 2004, Julie became an Instructional Technology Specialist (ITS) for the Lee’s Summit R-7 School District (LSR7). As an ITS, she supports all LSR7 teachers as they incorporate and use technology with students. Julie also teaches an online class to education majors at the University of Missouri at Kansas City (UMKC).