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How to Teach the 9 Themes of Digital Citizenship

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What is digital citizenship? Digital citizenship refers to how we conduct ourselves on the web. The Rise of Social Media Growing up in the late 80s and early 90s, digital citizenship wasn’t something that I, my parents, or my teachers really thought. The post How to Teach the 9 Themes of Digital Citizenship appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

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ISTE 2018: New Standards for Leaders Focus on Equity, Digital Citizenship

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ISTE 2018: New Standards for Leaders Focus on Equity, Digital Citizenship. The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) has released new standards for education leaders , which focus on equity, digital citizenship, team and systems building, continuous improvement and professional growth, the organization announced. That is not digital citizenship,” Culatta said. Jena Passut is the managing editor of EdTech: Focus on K–12

Build district culture around digital citizenship

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The culture of a Title I school or district should include digital citizenship , which is a set of norms for appropriate technology use — not only for students, but also for administrators, teachers, tech staff, and parents. Uncategorized digital citizenship ed tech edtech education technology K-12By Kim Riley, LRP Publications ®.

A Treasure Trove of Free EdTech Webinars to Help You Integrate Technology and Digital Citizenship in Your Teaching

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November 21, 2016 An effective strategy to enhance your professional development growth is through attending conferences. Edtech webinars professional developmentHowever, given time constraints and other obligations (e,g family, work.read more.

15 ways to use Snapchat in classes and schools

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Ed Tech digital citizenship edtech educational technology snapchat social media student engagementCompanies are starting to flock to Snapchat. McDonald’s and Taco Bell are using it to get Snapchatters interested in their products. The NBA and MLS are giving behind-the-scenes footage from their sports worlds. CNN is reporting news content, and The Food Network is providing an extension to its programming. They’re providing content that’s interesting.

Parent Questions About Edtech

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In most cases, parents have welcomed this new leaning phenomenon known as EdTech. Of those parents voicing a positive opinion on EdTech, 64% said they were happy with their child’s school and thought it was doing a good of utilizing technology effectively. . Not all parents are convinced about the benefits of EdTech, however. They question the true effectiveness of EdTech and the long-range effect it has on their children. . 3 Digital Tools To Keep Parents Up to Date.

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10 Hits and 10 Misses for 2016

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Edtech Reviews. Before you look at what statistics say are the most popular posts, tell me what your most popular categories are by voting in this poll: Here they are–my top 10 and bottom 10 of 2016 (though I’ve skipped any that have to do with website reviews and tech tips because they’re covered in separate posts): Top Ten Hits. 19 Topics to Teach in Digital Citizenship–and How. 22 Digital Tools You Must Have in Your Classroom.

Goal: Design a Badge

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Digital badges are having the same impact. We can get students to celebrate citizenship with digital badges. Try creating a digital badge for this challenge then when you find a platform you like add a badge to project or lesson. When you are more knowledgeable about digital badges, get your learners to design their own. Find some resources in my bookmarks and this webinar recording on how I integrate digital badges ( Click for slides ).

Engage Your Community with Parent Digital Citizenship Academies

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This article is part of Common Sense Education's Teacher Voices series, which provides a platform for diverse perspectives on teaching in the digital age. In the Alisal Union School District in Salinas, California, we aim to establish a whole-community approach to digital citizenship. And so we created the Digital Citizenship Parent Academies to fill this space for parent and family education. Contributions by Alisal edtech director Joshua Harris

Engage Your Community with Parent Digital Citizenship Academies

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In the Alisal Union School District in Salinas, California, we aim to establish a whole-community approach to digital citizenship. We've had great results with our Digital Citizenship Academies for teachers but found that working with educators alone wasn't enough to help our students' families grasp these relatively new and critical concepts. And so we created the Digital Citizenship Parent Academies to fill this space for parent and family education.

How Teachers Learn About New Edtech Products (Round-up)

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HOW WE LEARN ABOUT NEW EDTECH PRODUCTS [ROUND-UP]. We connected to 15 teachers in the US who are into edtech and asked them a simple question: How do you prefer to learn about new educational products? If you are an edtech company, don’t miss this post as it is bound to get your wheels turning! She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum.

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Cyberbullying Prevention for the Classroom

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In addition, teach students to be good digital citizens and respectfully utilize online resources. Marketing bullying child safety cyberbullying digital citizenship EdTech Update online student safetyOnline harassment continues to increase each year. As cyberbullying rates reach an all time high among young adults, what are parents and teachers to do? Yes, Anti-Bullying Laws do exist and cyberbullying is ILLEGAL! Laws vary by state, but cover the necessities.

Heard, Overheard and Announced at ISTE 2016

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The ISTE conference isn’t the biggest edtech conference in the world by sheer luck. It brings together K-12 educators, companies, reporters, university professors, and students to talk about product announcements, implementation strategies and edtech trends. Digital citizenship, making and virtual reality all had strong showings at ISTE 2016, observable by the throngs of educators lined up to learn, including this line shown below at the Nearpod booth in the ISTE Expo Hall.

Make a Difference in the World as a Citizen Scientist

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The 2016 TED prize winner, Sarah Parcak , used the award money to fund her citizen science project, Globalxplorer.org. Students achieve reading, writing, and digital research standards and see their learning make a real impact on the world. Effective Technology Integration citizen science citizen scientist digital citizenship digital research STEAM STEM

The Facebook Scandal: What Can We Learn as Educators

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Cambridge Analytica was able to take that quarter million accounts that it had permission to look at from Facebook and mine fifty million accounts to look at trends and how people thought about politics and then potentially use that to move the 2016 election in different ways. We just need to do a better job of educating ourselves as teachers and educating our students on being good digital citizens.

Beyond Digital Literacy: How EdTech Fosters Children’s Social-Emotional Development

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Here’s his article on how edtech fosters a child’s social-emotional development: As technology has become mainstreamed in modern education, learners are able to enjoy many key advantages. EdTech can also be used through its various eLearning, social media and learning management systems to teach and boost empathy. Embedding Social and Emotional Learning into EdTech. More on the benefits of edtech : Use the SAMR Model to Spearhead Technology in Your Classroom.

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Picture Surfing for Students and Teachers

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Camera Chromebooks curate digital citizenship edtech education graphic design innovation iPad ipaded motivation photography production SAMR technology integrationPart of the purpose for student usage of technology in the classroom is to allow students to become creators not just consumers. A large part of this creative process for our learners is the resources that they find to put into their product. In this case we are talking about visual resources, or images.

Teaching Digital Literacy: Resources to Help Students Validate Online Information

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Digital Literacy is a term that is growing ever more popular among those teaching our 21st Century Learners. Also known as Information Literacy, Digital Literacy is an important component of what is known as Digital Citizenship. Common Sense Education: Common Sense has a great amount of support materials when it comes to teaching all aspects of Digital Citizenship.

20 Posts To Help You Integrate Technology the Right Way!

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We have a generation of digital learners who need guidance on how to navigate the web, be good digital citizens, and problem solve and collaborate with their digital devices. Digital Activities & Icebreakers for Gen Y. 20+ Incredible Digital Research Apps. Teach Digital Citizenship: 20+ Tips & Resources. 21+ Digital Poster Tools & Tips. Audio Projects for Digital Learners: 30+ Resources. “Technology is just a tool.

The Problem With Expecting Student Access

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Birthplace of Apple, Facebook, and everyone’s favorite edtech company, Google. There is more and more pressure to eliminate as many non-digital learning activities as possible, both at home and in the classroom. Teaching in a rural area opened my eyes to the students who don’t participate in the digital world when they are outside of school. In an increasingly digitized classroom, it’s important to consider these tech-less students.

What You Might Have Missed in July

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Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Digital Citizenship Curriculum. Beyond Digital Literacy: How EdTech Fosters Children’s Social-Emotional Development. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. Here are the most-read posts for the month of July: Padlet: A Versatile Classroom Tool y in the Classroom. 4 Ways to Use Podcasts in the Classroom.

Computer Science Practice Standards - An introduction to #CSforALL

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algorithms code computer science csforall digital citizenship edtech hour of code innovation SAMR student collaboration technology integrationThis past fall (2015), I was lucky enough to be a part of the K-8 Computer Science Standards Committee for the state of Arkansas. Arkansas is the first state in the US to require all students in K-8 learn computer science standards. These standards will be embedded in other curriculum areas, CS will not be a stand alone subject.

13 Tips for New Tech Teachers You Don’t Want to Miss

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How Teachers Learn About New Edtech Products (Round-up). She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. Here are thirteen of the top tips for teachers new to technology, according to Ask a Tech Teacher readers: Top 10 Reasons to Sign Up for Summer Learning with Ask a Tech Teacher. 169 Real-World Ways to Put Tech into Your Class–NOW.

Picture Surfing for Students and Teachers

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Camera Chromebooks curate digital citizenship edtech education graphic design innovation iPad ipaded motivation photography production SAMR technology integrationPart of the purpose for student usage of technology in the classroom is to allow students to become creators not just consumers. A large part of this creative process for our learners is the resources that they find to put into their product. In this case we are talking about visual resources, or images.

Computer Science Practice Standards - An introduction to #CSforALL

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algorithms code computer science csforall digital citizenship edtech hour of code innovation SAMR student collaboration technology integrationThis past fall (2015), I was lucky enough to be a part of the K-8 Computer Science Standards Committee for the state of Arkansas. Arkansas is the first state in the US to require all students in K-8 learn computer science standards. These standards will be embedded in other curriculum areas, CS will not be a stand alone subject.

Join Common Sense Education at ISTE 2016

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Can K-12 EdTech Procurement Change to Keep Pace with Innovation? Stop by the Digital Citizenship booth and say hi to Kelly Mendoza, Common Sense director of professional development. Join Kelly Mendoza, Common Sense director of professional development, to discuss the future of digital citizenship. EdTech Start-Up Pitch Fest , Preliminary Round 1 Tanner Higgin (judge), director, education editorial strategy 11:00 a.m.–12:15

Join Common Sense Education at ISTE 2016

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Can K-12 EdTech Procurement Change to Keep Pace with Innovation? Stop by the Digital Citizenship booth and say hi to Kelly Mendoza, Common Sense director of professional development. Join Kelly Mendoza, Common Sense director of professional development, to discuss the future of digital citizenship. EdTech Start-Up Pitch Fest , Preliminary Round 1 Tanner Higgin (judge), director, education editorial strategy 11:00 a.m.–12:15

Educational Leadership for Social Good

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Our teammate and Events Director, Al Thomas , a former principal himself, ran the Education Leaders Network Playground, which featured 28 sessions for leaders by leaders, and one session in particular stood out when we talked about it… a session called Leading EdTech Initiatives for Social Good by Jennifer Williams , author of Teach Boldly. Jennifer has been doing her part to get all hands on deck, working with the UN since 2016 to connect schools to these goals in meaningful ways.

22 Digital Tools You Must Have in Your Classroom

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Every year, students face new iPads, apps, online grading systems, webtools, digital devices, LMSs, cloud-based homework, digital portfolios, and more. Here are the top 22 digital tools your colleagues are using in their classrooms: annotation tool. digital devices. digital note-taking. digital portfolios. Digital Devices. Digital devices include PCs, Macs, Chromebooks, laptops, iPads, and Surface Tablets. Digital Note-taking.

How to Use Google Forms in the Classroom

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For more ways to use Google Forms in your classroom, check out this Google Doc , these options from Alice Keeler , and this from EdTech Magazine. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum.

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6 Student Suggestions to Improve Web Filtering

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Digital Citizenship Education. “I Many of the students we interviewed felt that their school did not clearly outline an Internet Safety policy or teach digital citizenship practices. Marketing 1:1 devices EdTech Update online student safety web filtering web filtering for schoolsThe following are real student responses from an international survey we conducted during Summer 2015. We asked students what changes would improve the web filtering experience.

Subscriber Special: February

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If you’re an edtech company interested in helping spread Ask a Tech Teacher resources to everyone, contact us at askatechteacher@gmail.com. Digital delivery only. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. Every month, subscribers to Ask a Tech Teacher get a free/discounted resource to help their tech teaching.

The Key to A Successful Online Safety Policy

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Detail best practices for good digital citizenship. 1:1 Best Practices Marketing 1:1 schools cyberbullying EdTech Update online student safety safe social media web filtering web filtering for schools70.3% of students we surveyed did not know what web filter their school was using, if at all. ALL of the students we interviewed were unaware as to what sites were prohibited on their school’s network.

13 Steps to Shape & Secure Your 1:1 Chromebook Program

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We will demystify the Google Apps for Education Admin Console , providing you with the tools to successfully optimize your school’s 1:1 program and edtech experience. This serves to remind students of proper online conduct, digital citizenship best practices , and any other school policies they are bound by. For more security tips and best practices, sign up below: Marketing 1:1 devices 1:1 schools chromebooks EdTech Update Google Apps for Education online student safety