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01.10.2017

Ella's iRules Contract: A Poem For You

by Janell Burley Hofmann, January 10, 2017
journal

Just be yourself, take your time, think it through. This phone can be fun, if it represents you.

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09.08.2016

Applying to College? Ease Your Social Media Madness With These 12 Tips

by Janell Burley Hofmann, September 08, 2016
journal

Your world is growing and changing and your goals and dreams are knocking. There are undoubtedly things to worry about. Don’t let your digital character be one of them.

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08.15.2016

iRules For Schools: Why Teachers Need to Set Digital Boundaries

by Janell Burley Hofmann, August 15, 2016
journal

One critical area to have proactive and clear boundaries – or iRules – is with technology. iRules can apply directly to students, but also help parents, and keep educators balanced by preventing burnout. Consider the points below to help your school community be mindful and deliberate in the digital age.

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08.11.2016

Character Day 2016 And Your Digital Character

by Janell Burley Hofmann, August 11, 2016
journal

Digital Character is who we are and who we want to be online. Knowing how we want to show up online is a choice, but we’re human, so it takes practice to develop those skills. We can be our best digital-self online through discovering and developing our Digital Character.

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05.01.2016

A Driver’s License Poem for Gregory

by Janell Burley Hofmann, May 01, 2016
journal

I worry a lot & believe in you too. Because you already know the right things to do. You are wrapped up in love and wishes and prayers So let’s start this new chapter with the greatest of care.

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04.29.2016

iRules For Parents: From Their Children

by Janell Burley Hofmann, April 29, 2016
journal

This list should not be used as a tool for parent guilt or shaming, but instead as a beautiful and powerful reflection on how much our children love, need and want us.

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