ALL NEW Parent/Student Filing Cabinet
Resources for Parents
Our Only 2 Clicks provides a variety of digital resources including how to use MacBooks and iPads, parent digital citizenship resources, websites for students to learn cybersafety and links to some engaging and SAFE online websites for kids of all ages!
Common Sense Media
District 7 uses Common Sense Media lessons to train our teachers and students on all things digital media. We encourage parents to visit the site and sign up for a FREE account where they can access movie/game/video/website reviews, articles/blogs that include information on topics such as cyberbullying and safe digital use and short advice videos on a range of topics.
Visit 7Ignite IT Blogspot
Visit the 7Ignite IT (Instructional Technology) blogspot to find short informative blogs related to innovation and inspiration in instructional technology.
District 7 Future Ready
Dr. Booker signed the FUTURE READY PLEDGE, part of the White House ConnectEd initiative promising to create highly personalized and Internet connected environments for our students. Visit the FUTURE READY site to learn more.
Become a D7 WiFi Hotspot Partner
Does your business offer free WiFi access for customers? Would you like to support district digital initiatives and student learning? Then become a D7 WiFi Hotspot Partner! It’s as easy as completing THIS ELECTRONIC FORM. Contact Christine Horowitz for more information on how you can help District 7 with their efforts to bridge the digital divide.
District 7 takes the privacy and safety of our students very seriously and have a number of resources and initiatives in place to ensure that students, staff and parents are well-educated on all aspects of digital literacy and internet safety. Using a multi-pronged approach that includes monitoring and filtering systems, set district policies/procedures and, most importantly, a proactive digital citizenship program that educates students and staff on the safe and ethical use of technology, teaching them to become self-aware and self-regulated participants in the digital world. To do so, we implement lessons and use Common Sense Media at Common Sense Media as our main digital citizenship program. Each school implements digital citizenship curriculum on an ongoing basis, creating a culture of responsible use and ethical digital behavior. We encourage parents to join in our commitment to raising good citizens! To learn how visit and sign up for a parent account at Common Sense Media.
Approved Apps List
Approved Apps Database.
Students can ask their teacher to have additional apps approved.