Recommended Digital Resources
Common Sense Media is dedicated to helping kids thrive in a world of media and technology. The organization empowers parents, teachers, and policymakers by providing unbiased information, trusted advice, and innovative tools to harness the power of media and technology. Highly recommended! www.commonsensemedia.org
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The Canadian Centre for Child Protection is a charitable organization dedicated to the personal safety of all children. Our goal is to reduce child victimization by providing programs and services to Canadians.
Plugged In is a Focus on the Family publication designed to shine a light on the world of popular entertainment while giving families the essential tools they need to understand, navigate and impact the culture in which they live. Through our reviews, articles and discussions, we hope to spark intellectual thought, spiritual growth and a desire to follow the command of Colossians 2:8: "See to it that no one takes you captive through hollow and deceptive philosophy, which depends on human tradition and the basic principles of this world rather than on Christ."
Government of Canada website with a focus on cyberbullying, cyber security risks and protection. Numerous resources available. www.getcybersafe.gc.ca
Bible Gateway is your rich social and personal connection to freely read, research, and reference Scripture on your desktop, laptop, tablet, smartphone . . . anywhere; in more than 70 languages and more than 180 versions! Its simple yet advanced searching capabilities allow you to quickly find and compare particular passages in multiple Bible translations based on the keywords, phrases, topics, or Scripture references you have in mind. You’ll be inspired and encouraged – whether reading with your eyes or your ears (audio Bibles) – as you rely on Bible Gateway for all your Bible reading needs. www.biblegateway.com
The workspace for your life's work. My favourite note taking app that syncs across computers and devices. If there is wifi, you have your notes. www.evernote.com