•  GoGuardian

    • GoGuardian is a Chromebook management tool for PGISD teachers to use with the Chromebooks in their classrooms. 
    • Key Points
      • GoGuardian will work whenever a student is logged into their Chromebook and the Chrome-managed browser. 
      • GoGuardian is intended to assist you with classroom management of students and devices. 
      • Classes are created based on your Google Classrooms
      • GoGuardian is not intended as a test proctoring device or simply ‘catch’ students who may or may not be cheating.
      • GoGuardian is intended to help with face-to-face Classroom management on a district device. 
    • What will it do for me? 
      • You can actively monitor student activity online.
      • You can change, force, or stop student activity while online. 
      • You can assist students with what they see on their screens with a true ‘Student View’.
      • You can create 'Scenes’ that facilitate greater on-task actions by students.
    • Create a culture of positive norms with this tool.
      • Try not to look at it as just a punitive tool.
      • Redirect students from distractions.
      • Provide concrete guidance. 
      • Provide positive reinforcement.
      • Encourage positive digital citizenship.