Tag: apps

Distance Learning: Software, Computers, and What Parents Need To Know

By Christine Persaud
What do parents need to know about distance learning and how can they approach it without getting overwhelmed? Distance learning has been “optional” but it’s worthwhile not only to ensure kids continue their learning but also to develop both theirs and your understanding of tech. Here are a few tips.

When You’re Ready to Plan Your Next Trip, Check Out Google Travel

By Christine Persaud
Many airlines are offering refunds for flights that were already booked as well as the ability to book now at discounted rates with the promise that you can cancel without penalty if needed. So while you’re holed up at home, unable to leave for anything but necessities, it’s the perfect time to plan your next vacation, even if it won’t be for another year or two.

Virtual Museums, Online Galleries Provide Stay-at-Home Art Experiences

While we’re all pretty much working or staying at home these days, many virtual museums and online galleries across Canada are sharing digital options instead of welcoming in-person visits. Some galleries are creating elaborate new digital developments on their own,…

Apps to Keep Kids Busy At Home During Social Distancing

By Christine Persaud
Parents of young children are in a unique position during our time of social distancing. While you want your children to have a good balance of schoolwork, outdoor exercise, chores, and downtime each day, some of you might also be trying to work from home, too. This is often where technology comes in as a sort of electronic babysitter.