What Students Want Teachers—and Facebook—to Know About Digital Citizenship

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Jivani had jump started a career in self-care advocacy. Facebook and The International Society for Technology in Education, or ISTE, organized the event as part of their work with DigCitCommit, a campaign to promote digital citizenship.

Stand with Common Sense: Take the Digital Citizenship for All Pledge

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Take the Digital Citizenship for All Pledge to join Common Sense Education and thousands of educators across the world addressing internet safety issues this year. Interested in learning more about our advocacy efforts around digital citizenship and media literacy?

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Making Digital Citizenship a Key Component of Back-to-School Time

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That's why we've worked with California Assemblymember Ed Chau to introduce a resolution, ACR 203, to declare October 16–22 Digital Citizenship Week. Interested in learning more about our advocacy efforts around digital citizenship and media literacy?

Making Media Literacy Central to Digital Citizenship

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This emergence of video as a high-stakes media form requires a rethinking of what we mean by digital citizenship. Below, I offer five key steps and related resources to merging video literacies and digital citizenship, but I fully realize I’m not inventing something new here.

Educational Leadership for Social Good

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EdTechTeam is a California Benefit Corporation , dedicated to effecting positive change in schools, and currently supporting a number of advocacy programs including the Our Voice Academy and the nonprofit Student Voice Foundation. Leadership Digital Citizenship Social Emotional Learning

CUE Leaders Make National Impact: Members Educate Legislators and Policymakers in D.C.

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The focus of the advocacy efforts was on support for E-rate, LifeLine Program, Student Data and Privacy, and fully funding Title IV of ESSA. Micah Studer described the event as “life-changing” as it has ignited a passion in him for advocacy for our students.

CUE Leaders Make National Impact: Members Educate Legislators and Policymakers in D.C.

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The focus of the advocacy efforts was on support for E-rate, LifeLine Program, Student Data and Privacy, and fully funding Title IV of ESSA. Micah Studer described the event as “life-changing” as it has ignited a passion in him for advocacy for our students.

A helpline for schools tackling cyberbullying

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The pilot’s largest chunk of financial support was provided by the Digital Trust Foundation , which funds projects that promote online privacy, safety, and security. a risk prevention specialist and co-author of “ Cyberbullying: Bullying in the Digital Age.”

Museums, libraries win grants for youth to enhance online learning, community

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included libraries, community organizations, advocacy groups, museums, non-profits, cultural organizations, youth-serving institutions, and arts organizations. The Project:Connect Summer Youth Programming Competition is part of the 5th annual Digital Media and Learning Competition that kicked off May 9 with a daylong hackathon in New York City hosted by Facebook, the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI), MacArthur and Mozilla.

Acceptable Risk

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Blogging, social media, and other forms of digital communications are becoming a necessary part of an educator’s life. As you make plans for the next school year, put “digital presence” on the top of your list of goals.

Acceptable Risk

Reading By Example

Blogging, social media, and other forms of digital communications are becoming a necessary part of an educator’s life. As you make plans for the next school year, put “digital presence” on the top of your list of goals.

A letter of support

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These new collections support new literacies and leverage the new bounty of open educational resources (OER) supported by the White House’s #GoOpen initiative, as well as streamed media, and software for creating and sharing powerful, effectively, ethically produced digital stories. We curate new forms of digital texts. As it continues to shift, school librarians teach and model strategies for digital workflow. advocacy school librarians school libraries

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Enhancing Civic Education with Game-Based Learning

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We are experiencing a rising tide of advocacy for high quality civic education across the nation. Join Tom Driscoll and Shawn McCusker this summer for their Modern Digital Citizenship and Civic Education workshop in Boston and Chicago.

How our district uses tech to fight cyberbullying

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It involves creating positive school climates, adopting rigorous reporting systems, and educating students and parents about digital citizenship and how to use social media responsibly. Bullying is a real danger for students today. More than 28 percent of U.S.

Impero Software Announces New Version of its Flagship Product – Impero Education Pro – at ISTE 2018

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It partnered with advocacy organizations to produce white papers at the 2017 and 2016 Digital Citizenship Summits.

Four Steps to Help Students Develop a Healthy Media Diet

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” Instead, librarians can help families learn how to maintain a healthy balance and become good digital citizens. Key topics include cyberbullying, information literacy, digital footprints, and overall Internet safety.

The newly reimagined Empire State Information Fluency Continuum

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The re-imagined ESIFC includes increased or new attention to pre-kindergarten, multiple literacies, digital citizenship and civic responsibility, multiple perspectives, personalization of learning, design thinking, student voice and agency, and social and emotional growth.

Impero Software Announces Philip Walters as its New Chairman

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In addition to providing software to schools, Impero is also supports for digital citizenship education in schools. It partnered with advocacy organizations to produce white papers at the 2017 and 2016 Digital Citizenship Summits.

Impero Education Pro v6.3 wins Tech & Learning TCEA Best of Show Award

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In addition to providing software to schools, Impero is also supports for digital citizenship education in schools. It partnered with advocacy organizations to produce white papers at the 2017 and 2016 Digital Citizenship Summits. Austin, TX, Feb.

Impero Software Names Richard Fuller as New CEO and Announces its New Austin, TX Headquarters in the U.S.

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In addition to providing safeguarding software to schools, Impero also promotes good digital citizenship. The company has partnered with advocacy organizations to produce white papers at the 2017 and 2016 Digital Citizenship Summits. Simi Valley, CA, Feb.

Buncee is headed to FETC19

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By adding in a variety of content and multimedia, Buncees can be used to foster creativity, develop critical thinking and digital citizenship skills, and engage students. You will have a chance to work on your brand and advocacy efforts too!

Technology Resources For Early Childhood Learning

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She will sit with her letters making words and then, the best part, she can create a digital story using the words she learned. ( ) Now, my background isn’t in Early Childhood. It’s never too young, for example, to work with kids on the aspects related to digital citizenship.

Impero Software Partners with Mental Health America to Help Identify Mental Health Concerns in Schools

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In addition to the partnership with MHA, Impero also supports digital citizenship education in schools. It partnered with advocacy organizations to produce white papers at the 2017 and 2016 Digital Citizenship Summits.

Critical Thinking Skills to Help Students Better Evaluate Scientific Claims

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When teachers tackle the subject of media literacy they may think about social media etiquette or cyberbullying — that’s a component of media literacy called digital citizenship. The study was financed by an environmental advocacy group, not an unbiased source.

The Importance of SEL to Education Success

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And with home advocacy, SEL will work better, faster, and more effectively. Beyond Digital Literacy: How EdTech Fosters Children’s Social-Emotional Development.

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 34 Edition)

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Yet, from my vantage point in the education policy arena (in leadership roles, for instance, at the National Association of State Boards of Education and the State Educational Technology Directors Association), the book and prediction drove widespread advocacy for changes in policy and practice. Tagged on: August 22, 2017 A Textbook Dilemma: Digital or Paper? | The Hechinger Report → Do we learn better from printed books than digital versions?

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 34 Edition)

Doug Levin

Yet, from my vantage point in the education policy arena (in leadership roles, for instance, at the National Association of State Boards of Education and the State Educational Technology Directors Association), the book and prediction drove widespread advocacy for changes in policy and practice. Tagged on: August 22, 2017 A Textbook Dilemma: Digital or Paper? | The Hechinger Report → Do we learn better from printed books than digital versions?

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What’s New: New Tools for Schools

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ASSIST EDUCATION & APEX LEARNING ( assisteducation.com/ ) & ( www.apexlearning.com ) ASSIST Education and Apex Learning enhanced their partnership with the addition of adaptive content and digital tutorials into the ASSIST Integrated Education Management System for K-12 schools.

WHAT’S NEW: NEW TOOLS FOR SCHOOLS

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Blackboard Ally is an accessibility solution that helps make digital class content in a learning management system (LMS) more accessible for all learners. The video is part of Impero’s work to support schools in keeping students safe online and promoting good digital citizenship.

Education Technology and 'Fake News'

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It’s also an opportunity – surprise, surprise – for lots of folks to try sell us some sort of “digital literacy” product.). Google launched a “Be Internet Awesome” digital citizenship campaign.

Social and Cultural Literacy Resources for Classrooms

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Digital Civics Toolki t (by the Civic Engagement Research Group): Created by the same researchers behind Deep Dive: Educating for Democracy, this toolkit offers easy-to-implement conversation starters (among other resources) for activating students' passion for civics and democracy.

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The Learning Revolution Has Begun

For over two decades, CoSN has provided leaders with the management, community building, and advocacy tools essential for success. Friday, May 2nd in Boston, MA The Path to Digital Citizenship - Tech Forum Boston , In this session, panelists will describe the concepts and skill sets necessary to prepare students for a digital and information-driven education, and the strategies they use for teaching these concepts. How does your library manage digital collections?

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The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Wednesday, April 29th at 4pm Common Sense Media Webinar: Helping Students Make Good Digital Decisions with Digital Compass , Join Common Sense Education for a webinar to celebrate the launch of their newest free education resource, Digital Compass.