Category: Noteworthy (page 1 of 67)

When Kids Are Anxious About Coronavirus: What to Do

Anxiety often comes hand in hand with ADHD and other learning differences. Some kids also struggle with managing emotions. That can make it harder for them to think logically about how to cope with situations that make them... Read More

Steps To Ensure You Receive Your Stimulus Check ASAP

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released new guidelines on Monday to help Americans eligible to receive stimulus checks from the government, get their money as soon as possible. Last week, Congress passed a $2... Read More

Listen to SiriusXM Radio for Free

SiriusXM radio announced it will be free for all listeners in North America now through May 15, 2020. Listeners can access all 300+ stations of the satellite radio streaming service with no subscription or fee. “With so many people asked to stay... Read More

Impractical Jokers: The Movie – On Digital April 1

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is bringing the pranks into homes this April Fool’s Day with the early digital release of Impractical Jokers: The Movie on April 1, 2020, only five weeks after its successful theatrical debut. The film, an... Read More

‘The Last Dance’ documentary on 1998 Bulls to release on April 19th

Andrew Marchand of the New York Post reported that ESPN is moving up the release date of ‘The Last Dance,’ the highly anticipated 10-part documentary series on Michael Jordan and the 1998 Bulls, in the wake of the... Read More

Can you get Coronavirus from your mail?

With more than 80 million Americans being required to stay in their homes as much as possible, there has been a major uptick in deliveries whether it be food, laundry, workout equipment or toys for your children so you can keep them distracted while... Read More

Free COVID-19 Webinars for Youth – @ajsantella

A new, free webinar series for children and teens aims to increase their understanding about the growing COVID-19 pandemic, with information covering the virus’ origins, signs and symptoms, minimizing risk, and the importance of physical distancing,... Read More

VoD platforms urged to include coronavirus PSAs

Video on demand platforms are being urged to include public safety announcements about coronavirus in an effort to spread the word to viewers. In an open letter to the media tech industry, Marc Risby, group CTO at Boxer Systems and DigiBox, is... Read More

How To Safely Clean Computers And Other Devices

You’re stuck at home to teach with what computers, printers and communications gear that you have on hand. Make sure everything’s safe to use by periodically cleaning your equipment, particularly if others at home use it. It’s also a good idea... Read More

Parenting Children During the Coronavirus Pandemic

This is an unprecedented time in our world and, understandably, there are many questions and concerns due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The shut down of schools, business establishments, and restaurants combined with social distancing, and self quarantine... Read More

Introducing Teach from Home

To support the hundreds of millions of students and educators currently facing school closures, we’re introducing Teach from Home—a hub providing information, tips, training and tools to help remote teaching and learning. Learn... Read More

Verizon is prepared to serve customers during COVID-19 crisis

Verizon announced it’s adding 15GB of free high-speed data for its consumer and small business customers, part of its response to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and its effects. The company also said it’s removing data caps for consumer and... Read More

Are your cameras hackable?

Marcus Sheridan’s book, They Ask You Answer, inspired me to reevaluate addressing customer questions online. Needless to say, I figured last week’s dustup around the compromised Ring video camera feed in an 8-year-old’s bedroom would be a... Read More

8 Easy Art Projects for Kids at Home During Coronavirus Isolation

Art is a great way to help kids express themselves, get their energy out, and have fun, all at the same time. Having some easy-to-do art projects on hand and ready to go is a great way to help your kids relieve stress and take control of a small part... Read More

Things that unsuccessful people do over the weekend

Everybody’s working for the weekend, but how you spend your two days off may say something about how successful you are. What you get up to doesn’t really matter, per se. If you prefer lounging around the house to spontaneous adventures,... Read More

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