Tech Tips Tag

Whether your kids are beginning school or heading off to college, we hope you will join us. Connect, have fun and relax with other moms. This fellowship ministry for moms meets monthly on the second Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the DeVos Chapel. The next meeting is Thursday, October 8 and Blake Matthews, Director of Information Technology & Communications at Westminster Academy, will speak on “Social Media and Internet Safety.” Where: DeVos Chapel Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church When: Thursday, October 8 Time: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (childcare 8:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.) ...

All who are interested in Robotics are invited to tour the Shark Attack Lab, Drive a Robot, and learn more about FRC Team 744 Shark Attack! We would love to see parents, students, mentors, and sponsors join us for this fun and educational Open House! Saturday, September 26, 2015 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m....

While research has shown that hours watching traditional television are declining, time spent watching YouTube and other online streaming services is on the rise—especially among children and young adults. Driven by this trend, Google has made good on a promise to provide services for younger children. YouTube Kids has four main sections—Shows, Music, Learning and Explore. The app gives users access to YouTube’s main videos, but YouTube Kids’ results are filtered. Also included are parental controls that allow parents to disable search, limit screen time, and set the maximum volume. Download YouTube Kids for free on your iOS or Android device....

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...

#ParentChat is only a few days away. Parents, please join us on Monday, January 26, from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Kennedy Fellowship Hall at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church. This social media and Internet safety event is designed to help equip parents to teach their children use their devices in a safe and responsible manner. Our featured speakers will be Matt McKee and Adam Duckworth. There will be a question and answer session following our speakers and we want to hear from you! Please e-mail your question in regards to social media or Internet safety in advance to Sarah Hajduk at hajduks@wa.edu. We have created...