Build Up Student Mental Health, Not Fences, to Prevent School Violence

The following is an editorial, and does not necessarily represent the opinions and views of Securly or its affiliates.  Fact: The number of shootings that are occurring at schools is rising. According to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), there have been 417 school shootings in the United States between 2010 and 2019. Sadly, when … Continue reading Build Up Student Mental Health, Not Fences, to Prevent School Violence

Securly Concludes Successful Year of Strategic Acquisitions, Groundbreaking Innovations, Scale Initiatives, and Company Milestones

Securly, the leading K-12 student safety company, recognizes key accomplishments from a successful 2019, including groundbreaking student safety innovations, a strategic acquisition, significant company growth, strengthening of executive leadership, and more. Securly’s achievements this year reinforced the company as a student safety category leader. The company’s solutions bridge the gap between home and school, bringing … Continue reading Securly Concludes Successful Year of Strategic Acquisitions, Groundbreaking Innovations, Scale Initiatives, and Company Milestones

Digital Teaching and Learning Trends in Schools

Blended Learning Schools Technology allows for learning to continue outside of the normal school day in a variety of ways. Students can access content whenever and wherever they want to consume it. These are reasons why so many schools are adopting blended learning classrooms, which free up vital in-class time for teachers to coach individual … Continue reading Digital Teaching and Learning Trends in Schools

Google Docs: A New Way to be Cyberbullied

Every day, millions of students engage with computers and tablets for learning purposes. Teachers spend hours monitoring the progress of these students, ensuring that they stay on task by using either proximity monitoring or an MDM. To accomplish this, Google products are often favored by schools as they allow easy collaboration and seamless incorporation with … Continue reading Google Docs: A New Way to be Cyberbullied

A Parent’s Guide to Understanding Youth Slang Words

If you’ve ever looked at your tweens’ or teenagers’ messages and social media and didn’t have the slightest clue about what they’re talking about, know this—you’re not alone. It’s no secret that teenagers use online slang not only to save time, but also to hide conversations from their parents. And the numbers don’t lie about … Continue reading A Parent’s Guide to Understanding Youth Slang Words