10 Tips for Awesome Digital Citizenship

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Penny Rayhill on episode 502 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Tech Coach Penny Rayhill shares ten tips for awesome digital citizenship.

Resources for Digital Citizenship Week

Ask a Tech Teacher

October 14-18, 2019 is Digital Citizenship Week. Here are resources from Ask a Tech Teacher and Structured Learning that will help you learn how to teach digital citizenship to your students. Curricula: K-8 Digital Citizenship Curriculum.

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5 Things About Effective Digital Citizenship You Need to Know

The CoolCatTeacher

Mike Ribble on episode 460 of the 10-Minute Teacher Mike Ribble, a digital citizenship expert, shares five important things every educator should know about digital citizenship.

College Credit Class in Digital Citizenship

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This one starts next week: Building Digital Citizens. If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. digital commerce. digital communications. digital footprint, digital privacy.

What Educators Need to Know Right Now About Digital Citizenship

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A youth advocate with more than 20 years’ writing and speaking about youth and digital media, Anne has served on three national task forces on Internet safety, including the Obama administration’s 2009 Online Safety & Technology Working Group, which she co-chaired.

11 Projects to Teach Digital Citizenship

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This vast landscape of resources is offered digitally, freely (often), and equitably (hopefully), but to take that cerebral trek through the online world, children must know how to do it safely, securely, and responsibly. Have them draw a picture of themselves as a digital citizen.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Digital Citizenship Curriculum

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Today: K-8 Digital Citizenship Curriculum. K-8 Digital Citizenship Curriculum –9 grade levels. A year-long digital citizenship curriculum that covers everything you need to discuss on internet safety and efficiency, delivered in the time you have in the classroom.

20 Examples Of Digital Citizenship

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20 Examples Of Good Digital Citizenship by TeachThought Staff What is good digital citizenship? Previously, we’ve offered a definition of digital citizenship in the past. Below, we offer some specific examples of good digital citizenship.

Digital Citizenship Framework Updated


Technology in education is not going away, but poorly implemented technology should

How Technology Can Improve Digital Citizenship in K–12

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How Technology Can Improve Digital Citizenship in K–12. As technology is further integrated into the classroom, digital citizenship is an essential skill all students need to possess. . What Is Digital Citizenship?

Which Digital Citizenship Skills Do Students Need Most?


The data suggest that teachers and schools should consider adopting a more holistic approach to digital citizenship

Digital Citizenship Alert: Do NOT Click Between the Parentheses

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The post Digital Citizenship Alert: Do NOT Click Between the Parentheses appeared first on Teacher Tech. Do Not Encourage Bad Habits I was on Facebook today and saw multiple people sharing “Touch the sentence inside the parentheses.”

Strengthen Digital Citizenship This Summer With These Tips


Whether it’s summer or not, digital citizenship skills are something that adults and children alike should be practicing every day as citizens of the world. Common Sense’s games and Google’s Interland are great ways for families to plug in and learn about digital citizenship.

6 steps to promote good digital citizenship for all students

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By the time today’s digital natives enter high school, most of them have already been using devices, computers, the internet, and social media for years. A 6-step digital citizenship plan. Step 2: Focus on digital etiquette, respect, and safety.

The Basics Of Digital Citizenship: 27 Power Verbs to Guide Children Online

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The Basics Of Digital Citizenship: 27 Power Verbs to Guide Children Online by TeachThought Staff How can you promote digital citizenship in students? We’ve offered that the definition of digital citizenship can be thought of as, roughly, “The quality of habits, actions, and consumption patterns that impact the ecology of digital content and communities.” Technology Digital Citizenship

Common Sense Media digital citizenship refresh


I recently sat down with Kelly Mendoza, Senior Director of Education Programs at Common Sense Education, who oversees digital citizenship curricular materials to discuss exciting curriculu m news. This Is Me (Digital Footprint & Identity). Digital Footprint & Identity).

Digital Citizenship: The New Consequences for Inappropriate Use


Today, technology, is not a privilege

Understanding The Deep Fake: A Troubling Trend

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He is the author of several books on effectively using digital technologies to communicate and assess learning. His “ Mapping Media to the Curriculum ” book series and digital literacy framework focuses on helping students “show what they know” with media and create digital portfolios.

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Digital Citizenship: The New Consequences for Inappropriate Use

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New consequences for inappropriate use At the Tech & Learning Leadership Summit that took place December 2019, leaders in technology and education discussed the new consequences for inappropriate use. Learn more about SAMR Remember the good old days of inappropriate use?

Viral Messaging: Putting Digital Citizenship to the Test

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As educators, we spend a great deal of time trying to figure out the best way to prepare our students for the challenges they will face, both in the real and the digital worlds. appropriate authentic content digital citizenship modeling MOMO challenge sharing social media viral messaging

Dr. Alec Couros on Spearfishing, Citizenship, and Lateral Reading

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Citizenship encompasses digital citizenship and the importance of lateral reading are three of the motivating topics tackled today with education thought-leader Dr. Alec Couros.

Digital Citizenship and Social Media for Students


I started to think about digital citizenship, internet safety, and just how digitally savvy were my students? . At this point, I thought we need to work on Digital Citizenship and Safety. Have you ever had to change directions? Well, I did.

Make the move from digital citizenship to digital leadership

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Instead of focusing on the negative connotations around technology, I want to shine a light on how it can empower students and schools to be digital leaders. Taking digital citizenship one step further. My motto and philosophy for my school library is “expect the miraculous.”

2019, I Resolve…

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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. New Years–a time for rest, rejuvenation and repair. A time to assess life.

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How to Amplify Kindergarten and Elementary Voices

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Blended Learning and E-Learning Blogging Classroom Design Digital Citizenship Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Innovation Kindergarten (ages 3-6) STEM Students Teachers Tools Web Tools Wonderful Classroom Wednesday

How Gaggle Helps a District Teach Digital Citizenship

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Digital citizenship is an area of focus for most schools across the country. The goal is to help bring a foundational knowledge and skill set to children so that they can effectively and responsibly use and interact with digital media and the internet.

The Warning: My Thoughts on What We Can Learn from “Momo”

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Digital Citizenship Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Monday Motivation Parents Society and Ethics Students Teachers

Games Can Breed Uncivil Behavior. They Can Also Teach Digital Citizenship.


how kids act in games offers a glimpse of how they may act in other digital worlds—and the real one as well. Students’ digital lives are increasingly becoming indistinguishable from their offline lives, and those two realms are deeply intertwined now,” says Tanner Higgin, a director at nonprofit Common Sense’s education division. And how kids act in games can offer a glimpse into how they may act in other digital worlds—and the real one as well.

Join me Jan. 23rd for a Webinar

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Please join me on Jan 23, 2019 for a webinar on Building Digital Citizens: Being a responsible digital citizen is critical to success in school and beyond, which is why integrating digital citizenship lessons across the curriculum at every grade level is so important.

How to Talk to Your Students About the Deep Fake

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Computer Science Teachers Digital Citizenship Edtech Tool Tuesday Education Financial Literacy and Life Skills Flat Classroom and Global Collaboration Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Students Teachers

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Building Good Relationships with Your Students’ Parents

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All Subjects Digital Citizenship Edtech Tool Tuesday Education High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Kindergarten (ages 3-6) Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Parents Teachers

Virtual Valentines and 2 Other Cool, Easy Collaborative Ideas for Teachers

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From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Dyane Smokorowski talks about Virtual Valentines, the Awesome Squiggles Project, and a fun trip with teachers to the San Diego Zoo this summer.

New Digital Citizenship Lessons for Your Classroom

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Students need digital citizenship skills to participate fully in their communities and make smart choices online and in life. Common Sense Education's K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum prepares students to think critically and use technology responsibly to learn, create, and participate. In the eight years since we launched the K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum, we've seen educator needs and concerns grow with the evolving digital landscape.

10 Fun Digital Citizenship Videos for K–5 Classrooms

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More and more, digital citizenship skills like balancing screen time with other activities, being kind to others online, and knowing what’s OK and not OK to share online are essential at the elementary school level. We the Digital Citizens.

How to Empower Students With Timely Knowledge Using “The Week”

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The Week subscription for schools comes to your classroom in both print and digital at $1.09 The Week is a valuable current events resource with timely information that helps students build their knowledge of current events.

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