CBS News2’s Sandra Goomansingh featured viNGN as part of the first Parent Teacher Support Group meeting of the year for Calvary Christian Academy on St. Thomas! With the theme “Invest to Protect” we shared how with a little time, attention and training, parents can better protect their children and themselves online.
As part of the ongoing mission to help bridge the “Digital Divide” the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network, Inc. (viNGN) encourages the community to access and share a free Absolute Beginners Computer Lab. The course is available online by clicking “Digital Literacy” on viNGN’s web site, http://www.vingn.com. The Absolute Beginners Computer Lab is a collective work containing custom text plus links to tools and video from a variety of sources to eliminate the guesswork in introducing new users to the mouse & keyboard, computing, Internet, Email, search, and online safety. Continue reading
Lynda.com, a LinkedIn company, is a portal that provides business, software, technology and creative skills to individuals, corporations, and both government and academic institutions. We just learned that now, U.S. veterans and active-duty members of the U.S. armed forces are being granted a full year of free and unlimited access to the courses at Lynda.com at no charge whatsoever. Continue reading