Parents & blended learning – in conversation with Sophie Linington

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  • As we move out of the period of remote schooling, how can we keep parents and families engaged with and excited about the potential of digital technology?

    In this recorded webinar, Sophie Linington (Deputy CEO, ParentZone) discusses the importance of digital skills inside and outside of the classroom, how to make the most of parental engagement with digital, and what schools can do with a blended curriculum going forward.

    This session is part of BlendEd’s ‘in conversation with…’ series where we speak to experts in the field of education and blended learning. Find out more about upcoming sessions here: https://blendedlearning.org.uk/online-learning/

    About Parent Zone
    Parent Zone are the experts in digital family life. They provide support and information to parents, children and schools, working globally to help families to navigate the internet safely and confidently. They work with parents, schools, governments and businesses to study, understand and address the impact of emerging technologies on young people.

    00:00 Introduction
    00:45 About ParentZone
    02:13 Remote Schooling SOS
    05:58 Your Digital Family
    10:43 Benefits of acquiring digital skills
    12:30 How do we bring parents on the journey with us?
    15:34 Digital resilience
    17:01 Be Internet Legends
    19:26 Ollee
    22:31 Summary
    25:11 Q&A with Sophie Linington (ParentZone) and Caitlin McMillan (Connected Learning Centre)

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