October is actually Connected Educator Month, follow #CE14 on Twitter, and you can easily participate and get your students involved. The week of October 19-24, 2014 is Digital Citizenship Week for K-12 students, teachers, and families. Common Sense Media has all the resources and ideas you need to teach students how to think critically, behave safely, and participate responsively online.
Having trouble coming up with new passwords for all your many logins? Checkout this site - it's fun and useful, too! Enter a name, a word, and a date and a strong password will be suggested. (of course, the remembering may still be a problem 🙂 )
Checkout this LiveBinder of sites on copyright - everything from Stanford University to Wikipedia, you'll find it here.
Join in on the ultimate virtual classroom experience that only Edmodo can offer - register using your school code to enter the Shelby County domain. Edmodo connects you with other educators around the district and even globally through professional communities and groups. Teachers can choose to create groups for students to join and use as their online classroom.
I can't think of a better site to begin our "Tech Treats." This site consists of nine partner sites developed by some well-respected educational organizations. Each site includes standards-based lesson plans, student activities and reviewed websites.