Parent Resources

Common Sense Media

Since 2003, Common Sense has been the leading independent source for media recommendations and advice for families. The Detroit Lakes Public School District utilizes the best practices recommended by Common Sense.

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More Media and Digital Citizenship Resources for Parents

Video Tutorials

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Access Your Child's Skyward Account and Turn On Notifications & Progress Reports

How To For Parents- Access Skyward's Skylert and Settings.mp4

Receive Daily Summaries from Google Classroom

How to Sign in to a Google Chrome Account on Mac & PC

How to Perform a Hard Reset on your Child's Chromebook

Digital Health and Wellness Tips for Parents

How to Remove Users from a Chromebook

How to Flip Screen in Google Meet

How to Find Google Meet Recording in Google Calendar

How to Use the Skyward App on your Smartphone

Comparing Synchronous & Asynchronous Learning

KEYboard Shortcuts