• Partnership For Success

    It Takes A Village

    With the advent of the Internet, social media and 24x7 information access, ensuring our students have the skills to safely and effectively navigate the web in and out of school is a critical component of preparing them for their futures. Redwood City School District is committed to working together with parents to provide safe and informed access for our students.

     

    Web Filtering

    Internet Protection

    Ensuring students are accessing the Internet responsibly both at school and at home requires a combination of "over the shoulder" monitoring, periodically reviewing student Internet activity and educating students on the appropriate use of the Internet.

     

    Digital Citizenship

    Resources for Home

    Classroom blogs and other online media are powerful tools that open up communication between students, parents, and teachers. Please help with responsible use of online tools by reviewing the Common Sense media family tool kit and parent resources.

     

    G Suite

    Resources for Learning

     

    G Suite (formerly Google Apps ) is a brand of cloud computing, productivity and collaboration tools, software and products developed by Google, first launched on August 28, 2006.G Suite comprises GmailHangoutsCalendar, and Google+ for communication; Drive for storage; Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms, and Sites for collaboration;

    All Redwood City School District students and teachers have Google Accounts.

    Screen Time

    Information About Screen Time

    How much time children spend using technology during the day is a concern for many parents. Recent studies have differentiated between active screen time and passive screen time but everyone agrees that setting expectations for overall screen time for children is important to providing a well rounded learning experience.


    Common Sense Media's Screen Time Resources

    The American Academy of Pediatrics revises guidelines on screen time - Forbes Article