https://youtu.be/2yOJlCqZL64 There are important cognitive benefits to learning to type at a young age. This is not only a useful foundational skill, but it helps the brain develop and creates new neural paths. 1) Strengthen connections between hemispheres When both hands work together this challenges the brain to fight against right or left-hand dominance. Mastering typing early on can strengthen...

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https://youtu.be/w2GLMTXroBw Never underestimate your students. Need proof? Here are some youngsters throughout history who’ve gone above and beyond what is expected of them to defy odds and accomplish some miraculous feats. Thomas Edison You may know him for the invention of the light bulb, but did you know that at age 13 he already had his own newspaper printing company?...

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https://youtu.be/qQZCpMm5MB8 According to one survey, 8 in 10 adults report suffering back pain. Extensive sitting and keyboard work can be more damaging than manual labour on your body, but a lot of it comes down to your posture at the computer. Feet and Legs Sit up straight with your feet flat on the floor. Avoid tucking your legs beneath you...

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https://youtu.be/lr28xBF2brg Maximize the benefits of technology in the classroom by using these clear rules and expectations 1. Handle computers with care Classroom computers are an investment that you want to last. Let your students know how computers should and shouldn't be handled. 2. No food or drink Students should never have food or drink near their computers, keeping computers clean...

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