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Website review by Galen McQuillen, Common Sense Education | Updated July 2016
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Subjects & Skills
Math, Science, Critical Thinking
Warning Basic evaluation
PhET Interactive Simulations
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- Unclear whether data are sold or rented to third parties.
- Unclear whether data are shared for third-party advertising and/or marketing.
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- Unclear whether this product uses data to track and target advertisements on other third-party websites or services.
- Unclear whether this product creates and uses data profiles for data enhancement, and/or targeted advertisements.
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Tony D. , Classroom teacher
Tony D. , Classroom teacher
If you are looking for some hands-on online activities/simulation, this is the place to stop.
I like this site and some of the activities/simulation in there, but they have to be linked with your curriculum and maybe an activity prepared by you. Students have the option to explore and invent their own circuits with different components, and that´s great for creativity and also to put knowledge in practice, as if the circuit is not built properly, it won´t work thus also good for problem solving. You can use it for a lesson or for students to practice circuits at home (in case you don´t have tho ...Read full review
How safe is this product?
Unclear whether this product supports interactions between trusted users and/or students.
Unclear whether this product displays personal information publicly.
Unclear whether user-created content is filtered for personal information before being made publicly visible.
What rights do I have to the data?
Unclear whether users can create or upload content.
Unclear whether this product provides processes to access and review user data.
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