Parent Tech Resources

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Contact Carol Roth at croth@cysd.k12.pa.us 

  • Technology Integrator at Central York Middle School and Central York High School

Schoology Resources for Parents


Now that many of our classrooms are using Schoology to assist learners with organization and access of materials and activities, parents often have questions about accounts, access, etc. Check out Schoology's Parent Guide to navigate through this robust system.


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CYSD Panther Family Portal

Follow our new YouTube Channel!

Find videos and screencasts on a variety of topics from tips on troubleshooting iPad problems to how to use Schoology and everywhere in between.

Check back often as we will be developing more videos throughout the year!



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Safe HOME Device Use

There are many tools for use on your home devices (as opposed to school devices that already go through the school filter). Below, are listed links to several of the tools that have gotten good reviews. Please investigate as you see fit for your specific needs.

Please note that this is an unbiased list of a few available products and is not intended to be comprehensive nor a promotion of any of these products.

Google Tools Workshop Materials

What is Google Drive? YouTube video

Google ImageWhat is Google+? Use this YouTube Playlist  to learn more.

How to sign up for Google+ and use it.   Tutorial YouTube Video

Auto Awesome in Google Photos: Summary of features

General tutorials on all things technology, especially useful for Google Apps. Anson Alexander's YouTube Channel


Social Media Workshop Materials

What Kind of Cyber Guide are You? Parent Quiz

Snapchat

Frontline Video:  Growing Up Online

Frontline Video:  Viewer's Guide for Parents

Common Sense Media Video Advice Page

Common Sense Media Family Tip Sheets

Hottest Social Media Sites for 2014 article