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Strengthen Your Distance Learning Plan – FREE Download

Whew. What a year! Since spring (back when “Zoom” was still a verb), schools have been finding quick and dirty solutions for continuing education through COVID closures. From sending home school computers to becoming video chat masters, educators have done everything they could to ensure learning keeps going. Though some of these short-term solutions have […]… Read more »

The Best New Distance Learning Tool FREE with GoGuardian Suite

By tapping into the needs of schools prepping for long-term distance learning, GoGuardian has built one of the best tools we’ve seen for facilitating remote learning sessions. This new synchronous learning tool, Present to Class, has just been launched in a beta version and is available at no extra charge for users of GoGuardian Teacher. Read more »

Order Chromebooks Early (If You Can)

The initial chaos of COVID-19 closures has thankfully subsided (for the most part at least), but you may be left wondering how this early and unexpected need for student devices will affect the “normal” school technology purchasing season this summer. Our FireFly Technology Experts took a look at the market and came up with some advice on how to approach your summer tech purchases. Here’s why we’re predicting that ordering your devices now will be your best bet this year: Read more »

FireFly’s #OutGiveCorona Challenge

This is a stressful time for many, but stress doesn’t fly at FireFly. We want to make the shift to remote learning as stress-free and worry-free as possible for schools, so we decided to help one of our local schools in a big way. Read more »

How to Sanitize a Chromebook

Defending your students and staff from Coronavirus and other illnesses starts with keeping the thing they use most–their technology–clean. In this article, we’ll learn from our FireFly Chromebook repair experts how to properly clean and sanitize classroom computing devices. We’ll also give you some useful tips and information about Coronavirus as it relates to school technology.
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