A Quick Checklist – 10 ways to ask how your kids used tech today

Feb 23, 2015 Categories: Education Today

So a couple of weeks ago I posted a list of questions to ask your kids – to try and the avoid the non-answer we usually get when we ask ‘what did you do at school today?’  That post was pretty popular (yay!) but  I got a couple of questions about how to ask about their tech use.

This time of year – the new school year here in Aus – us parents have often forked over some of our hard earned cash for shiny new technology toys, and we’d like to know how it’s being used. Not to criticise teachers, the school or anyone else, but to learn about how our kids are learning in school and what they really do all day!

So here is my top ten list of questions to ask your kids about their technology day at school:

talk to your kids about tech

Finally, don’t forget to ask your younger kids this question, so they are ready for another full day of learning –

Now, do you need to charge your device???

 

Let me know if you have any other suggestions or ideas :0) And don’t forget to let me know if you use these questions – I’d love to know how they go over at your house!

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