TECH CONNECT  Parents are encouraged to use this form to contact us with student technology use questions and concerns. Please contact us directly if you would like assistance with Parental Control set up or to have us explain and employ different monitoring or use restrictions for your child's laptop.

Anne Swann, IT Specialist (aswann@mdirss.org)
Mark Arnold, Director of Educational Technology (marnold@mdirss.org)

Family Media Agreement  View | Download
Customizable Device Contract  View | Download

INTERNET SAFETY AND TECHNOLOGY USE RESOURCES

MacBook Air (Laptop) OS X Mavericks - Parental Controls: As a parent, you want your kids to have safe and productive experiences on their MacBook Air laptop. We share those interests with parents. Using Parental Controls preferences, you can manage, monitor, and control the time your kids spend on the Mac, the websites they visit, and the people they chat with.

How to Child-Proof the Web on a Mac: This tutorial shows a variety of different controls that parents can put in place on their child's laptop.

iOS Parental Controls: You can enable Restrictions, also known as parental controls, on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Restrictions stop you from using specific features and applications. Learn more about the types of Restrictions and how to enable or disable them on your child's device.



OnGuardOnline.gov (a wide range of information and resources)AOS 91 Internet Safety & Acceptable Use Policy (DRAFT)
MLTI (Tech Use Policies & Resources for Parents & Students)



Google App - Learn: A collection of resources to help students get the most from Google Apps for Education

Student (and Parent) Google+ Communities: Advisors, please check to make sure that students have joined the MDI High School and their Class Community.

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