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Returning to Normal: What “Back to School” Really Means for IT Teams

Solution(s): Lightspeed Filter™, Lightspeed Alert™, Lightspeed Analytics™, Lightspeed MDM™, Lightspeed Classroom Management™ With the COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting shutdowns, schools and districts scrambled to adapt to a monumental, nationwide crisis. Now, a year later, many schools are reopening their

Using Technology to Address Student Mental Health

Watch a Webinar Using Technology to Address Student Mental Health As schools transition back into the classroom from remote learning, tracking and assessing student mental health continues to be as important as ever. In collaboration with Tech & Learning’s Leadership

Ed-Tech Magazine: AI-Powered Content Filtering Adds New Protection Powers

As content on the web evolves and student online activity increases, it’s imperative that web filtering technology advances to ensure student safety. EdTech Magazine outlines the patented Lightspeed technology providing optimal online safety for students on school-issued devices. Read The

Yahoo! News: American parents are increasingly concerned about their child’s mental health as the pandemic reaches it’s one year mark

A recent study revealed over 90% of parents have concerns about their child’s mental health amidst campus closures resulting in extended remote learning and isolation. Learn the top concerns and how Lightspeed Systems can help prevent concerning behavior from President

The Sun: FEARS FOR KIDS – More than 90% of parents are more worried about their child’s mental health than ever, study shows

Isolation due to the COVID-19 pandemic has heightened parents’ mental health concerns among their children. Read the startling statistics and learn how schools and parents can leverage technology to be proactive against mental health concerns. Read The Article

Catawba County Schools block websites in effort to students from predators

Lightspeed solutions can protect students by alerting school and district administration of potential predators online. In this article, Catawba County Schools were alerted of predators contacting students on their Chromebooks via a chat room with the help of Lightspeed Filter™.

The Most Essential Tools for Remote and Hybrid Learning Environments

Watch a Webinar The Most Essential Tools for Remote and Hybrid Learning Environments Learn how you can improve your current remote or hybrid learning tech stack, in addition to getting valuable information on enhancing professional development with new systems and

How to Increase the Efficacy of Your Synchronous/Asynchronous Learning Environment

Watch a Webinar How to Increase the Efficacy of Your Synchronous/Asynchronous Learning Environment Maintaining learning continuity during extended school closures is critical for districts that have implemented fully remote or hybrid learning environments. Dr. Christopher Harrington, an expert in K-12

As Students Return to Campus, the Need for Effective Online Filtering Isn’t Going Away

Governments, school leaders, and health authorities continue to make inroads in dealing with the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak, and even as more and more students begin to return to the in-person classroom, one thing has become crystal clear: Schools will need

Wall Street Journal: From Pinterest to Fitbit, No App Is Truly Kid-Safe. Here’s What Families Can Do.

With more students and kids accessing the web than ever before, this article outlines real accounts of concerning and inappropriate content in the hands of kids. President and CEO at Lightspeed Systems®, Brian Thomas, shares technology advancements that help protect