Additionally, the Blue Ridge Communications Learning From Home Initiative is designed to help families who need high speed Internet access. CLICK HERE to learn more.
District devices are filtered using a software called Smoothwall. The design of this software is to protect students from accessing inappropriate content on the Internet. Students may be asked to sign into Smoothwall periodically. HERE ARE SMOOTHWALL DIRECTIONS.
The Smoothwall filter is not perfect. Parents and guardians are asked to supervise student use and are encouraged to set up household rules including times of access.
If you are having technology problems with your device, there is both a support phone number 717-721-1451 and an email firstname.lastname@example.org where you can leave a message for technology support. Emails and the phone messages will be responded to within 48 hours of receipt.
Work is being conducted to ensure iPad devices have the recommended applications. If your iPad is connected to your home network, additional applications will be sent out in the coming days.