Tech Tips Tag

Please join us for a free event about how to encourage the proper use of the internet and social media with their children. Pastor Adam Duckworth of Downtown Harbor Church and Blake Matthews, Director of Technology at Westminster Academy, will be sharing tips and resources in the DeVos Chapel at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church on Friday, March 17, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Refreshments will be provided by the Westminster Academy Parent Teacher Fellowship.For more information and a list of resources please click here. Share this event on Facebook here.As a Christ-centered school, we continue to encourage the responsible and proper...

A special internet accountability service may be a great resource for families. Internet accountability services track websites visited on your child's computers, smartphones, and tablets, and sends them to you in an easy-to-read report. This may make it easier to talk about the temptations one may face online.These can help families in a number of ways; it helps to break a habit of looking at inappropriate content online or helps to ensure such habits never starts.Here a few popular services:Covenant Eyes Net Nanny ...

Both Twitter and Instagram allow users to use @mentions and #hashtags to link to profiles and posts on similar topics. WA uses @wacad for both Twitter and Instagram. If you include @wacad in something you post, it will create a link back to our profile pages. You can also share posts and images relating to WA by hashtagging them with #walions.Use hashtags to categorize posts by keyword:Use the hashtag symbol # before a relevant keyword or phrase (no spaces) in your post to categorize them and help others find relevant posts. Clicking on a hashtagged word in any message shows you...

Dear WA Community,A great way to stay well-informed about and connected to WA is to follow us on social media. For your convenience, we have included some helpful links below.Facebook Our Facebook posts contain a summary of articles, linking back to our website. Please like and share posts as you partner with us to share and celebrate what God does at WA each and every day. Connect with us at:facebook.com/wa.lions facebook.com/wa.alumniTwitter Articles on our website are also posted on Twitter. Please retweet those you would like to share. In addition to articles, we will also send out athletic event scores, shout-outs, photos, quick announcements, and...

Be sure to check that your privacy settings for the Internet and social media are set to the strictest levels. Many people are not aware of who can see their posts or what information is collected online and end up revealing personal information to anyone online. Depending on which browser you are using, you can adjust levels of privacy regarding cookies, third-party sites, ads and more.Many social media services frequently revise their privacy policies so be sure to keep up with the latest. For example, you can check Facebook’s privacy policy here. You can also check this on Instagram, Vine,...