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. You can take courses on helpful topics like social-emotional learning, classroom management, teacher wellness, special education classes and more. Listen to Penny Rayhill share her 10 Tips for Awesome Digital Citizenship Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here.

Effective Digital Citizenship Education

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Digital citizenship education doesn’t work in a lecture format. Dr. Kristen Mattson, author of Digital Citizenship in Action talks about how they’ve integrated digital citizenship into all of their courses at her school and how you can too. Digital Citizenship that Works. She is a high school library media center director in Illinois and author of the book Digital Citizenship in Action published through ISTE.

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Embracing the 9 Themes of Digital Citizenship

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By Mike Patterson Follow these steps to navigate a path toward digital citizenship. Classroom Digital Citizenship Digital Content Internet

Educators Offer Advice About Teaching Good Digital Citizenship

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Classroom Curriculum Digital Citizenship Digital Content InternetBy Dan Tynan Delivering lessons to kids about proper online behavior not only fosters cyberethics, but helps keep them safe online.

Google Partners with ISTE and Others to Create Digital Citizenship Game

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By Meghan Bogardus Cortez Be Internet Awesome aims to educate digital civility in an interactive way. Classroom Digital Citizenship Game-based Learning Internet

Q&A: How To Empower Students with Digital Citizenship in the Virtual Classroom

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This new learning environment also placed a heightened focus on digital citizenship, which generally refers to how we use technology safely and responsibly. In her eyes, digital citizenship goes beyond just keeping students safe online.

ISTE 2017: New Standards for Educators Focus on Data, Digital Citizenship

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By EdTech Staff ISTE used educator feedback to guide the development of the latest standards. Classroom Digital Citizenship Internet

8 Ways to Support Digital Citizenship Skills with Google

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The post 8 Ways to Support Digital Citizenship Skills with Google appeared first on Shake Up Learning. – PART 2: Digital Citizen. Digital Citizenship skills are a must for today’s modern society, but figuring out how and when to teach these skills to our students can be a challenge. Google has tons of free tools and training that will help us support the Digital Citizenship ISTE Standards and prepare our students for the future.

Classroom Tech Elevates Remote Learning

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Here’s EdTech’s take on using classroom tech to elevate remote learning: Classroom tech investments elevate remote learning. 10 Digital Platforms to Teach Remotely. Classroom management remote learning

ISTE issues Digital Citizenship Week challenge

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The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) will leverage Digital Citizenship Week (Oct. 16-20) to raise awareness of the importance of teaching digital citizenship to students of all ages. ISTE challenges students, educators and parents to take time each day during Digital Citizenship Week to explore what it means to be good citizens in a digital world. The need to teach digital citizenship skills has never been greater.

#CUE22 and Trending Edtech

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If you attend edtech conferences, you know how motivating, energizing, and forward-thinking they are. I always come away feeling ready to use the latest and best edtech tools in my lesson plans. Over my last three years in the classroom, I became a user of choice boards.

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Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

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As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning.

The Digital Citizenship Curriculum: Digital Literacy, Cyber Hygiene, and More

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The Digital Citizenship Curriculum: Digital Literacy, Cyber Hygiene, and More. Like good hygiene, good digital citizenship is a set of responsibilities all internet users should practice. For K–12 students, lessons on how to use the internet safely and be effective online citizens are likely part of receiving any new classroom device. “We’re But, what exactly makes up a good digital citizenship lesson. StudentSafety #edtech.

The Digital Citizenship Curriculum: Digital Literacy, Cyber Hygiene and More

EdTech Magazine

The Digital Citizenship Curriculum: Digital Literacy, Cyber Hygiene and More. Like good hygiene, good digital citizenship is a set of responsibilities all internet users should practice. For K–12 students, lessons on how to use the internet safely and be effective online citizens are likely part of receiving any new classroom device. “We’re But, what exactly makes up a good digital citizenship lesson. StudentSafety #edtech.

10 edtech experts you should follow

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But it can be a struggle to understand how to use classroom technology in meaningful ways. Luckily there are edtech experts who are sharing strategies and tools through blog posts, social media, books, courses and podcasts. Here are 10 edtech experts every educator should follow.

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Class Tech Tips: Teaching Digital Citizenship with Adobe Spark

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Digital citizenship is an essential topic for students to understand. Many schools have adopted digital citizenship curriculums to help introduce students to these concepts. Students should see how everything they do in school connects to the world outside of the classroom. As students create websites , movies , and graphics with Spark, they can apply digital citizenship skills. Connect this feature back to your digital citizenship curriculum.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Jennifer Wexton of Virginia hosted a virtual panel discussion on digital citizenship via Zoom, Nathaniel Cline reports for the Loudoun Times-Mirror. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning. Teaching students digital citizenship is not only key to protecting them online.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Jennifer Wexton of Virginia hosted a virtual panel discussion on digital citizenship via Zoom, Nathaniel Cline reports for the Loudoun Times-Mirror. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning. Teaching students digital citizenship is not only key to protecting them online.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Jennifer Wexton of Virginia hosted a virtual panel discussion on digital citizenship via Zoom, Nathaniel Cline reports for the Loudoun Times-Mirror. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning. Teaching students digital citizenship is not only key to protecting them online.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Jennifer Wexton of Virginia hosted a virtual panel discussion on digital citizenship via Zoom, Nathaniel Cline reports for the Loudoun Times-Mirror. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning. Teaching students digital citizenship is not only key to protecting them online.

Can You Trust Your EdTech Apps?

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With the continual influx of digital applications available to support teaching and learning experiences in a variety of contexts and at all levels, educators have to be committed to providing a safe environment that protects students.

3 Basic Digital Citizenship Standards All Educators Should Know and Teach

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By Meghan Bogardus Cortez Educating students about online interactions and safety is important, but so is educator understanding of what it means to be a digital citizen. Classroom Data protection Digital Content Internet Security Web Browsers

The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

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Now, we know that edtech has been proven to improve test scores and overall classroom engagement. But, how does the 2010 vision for edTech match what’s actually happening today? “There will be more momentum for mobile devices in classrooms with an eye toward affordable alternatives to traditional 1:1 rollouts.” The cost, plus it’s easy manageability and durability, made Chromebooks a main player in the edtech game.

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5 Steps to Fact Checking – Digital Literacy in Action

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Digital literacy is an essential topic for all of us and this show will help teachers (and parents) understand a simple way to help their students work through topics to get to the truth. 10 Tips for Awesome Digital Citizenship.

Digital Literacy in Busy Classrooms

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Newsweek has an interesting article addressing exactly that: How Schools Can Find the Time To Teach Digital Literacy Skills. More about tech skills in the classroom. Digital Literacy–Too Important to Skip. How to Assess Digital Literacy. Digital Literacy–What is it?

Develop Teacher Leaders with Digital Citizenship Academies

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In the Alisal Union School District, a TK–sixth-grade district with about 9,000 students in Salinas, California, we're trying to shift the needle of digital citizenship. Some teachers, administrators, and parents have a reactive approach to digital citizenship, waiting until there's a problem before taking action. We also offered demo lessons and coaching around digital citizenship but didn't have a lot of takers.

The Top 3 Elements of Student Digital Citizenship

EdTech Magazine

The Top 3 Elements of Student Digital Citizenship. Now that we have technology in our classrooms, communities and homes, parents and educators are likely asking themselves, “How do we help children effectively use digital tools?”. Digital citizenship is the answer. The discussion surrounding digital citizenship has been growing, but not everyone can agree on its definition. Some people even define it as knowledge in a digital age.

Develop Teacher Leaders with 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, a TK–sixth-grade district with about 9,000 students in Salinas, California, we're trying to shift the needle of digital citizenship. We also offered demo lessons and coaching around digital citizenship but didn't have a lot of takers.

Are Smartphones in the Classroom a Smart Move?

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Liz Kolb reflects upon how far cell phones have come since she wrote one of the first books on cell phones in the classroom. She authored Toys to Tools: Connecting Student Cell Phones to Education (published by ISTE in 2008), Cell Phones in the Classroom: A Practical Guide for the K-12 Educator (published by ISTE in 2011), Help Your Child Learn With Their Cell Phone and Web 2.0 The post Are Smartphones in the Classroom a Smart Move?

Protecting Students in a Digital World – SULS0143

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The post Protecting Students in a Digital World – SULS0143 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In this episode, Kasey chats with noted education technology author , podcast host, and edtech CEO, Al Kingsley. Protecting Students in a Digital World. Digital Risk.

Engage Your Community with Parent Digital Citizenship Academies

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"Teacher Voices": This article is part of a series of from-the-classroom perspectives. 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.

How to “Fake” Blogging in the Classroom (FREE Template) – SULS0124

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The post How to “Fake” Blogging in the Classroom (FREE Template) – SULS0124 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. There is so much you can do at any level with this template, and it is a great way to talk about media, blogging, writing, digital citizenship, and more.

Edtech Trends From 2020 And Beyond

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6 Edtech Trends to Keep an Eye On. Besides, lecturers can prepare such types of videos as: Classroom-based. His main mission is to make the classroom innovative and students motivated. 8 EdTech Trends to Watch Out for This 2020.

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5 Edtech tools to try out this year

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Each year I like to explore different digital tools in my classroom to see what kind of an impact they will make on students and learning. 5 Edtech tools to try out this year. When I look to use technology in my classroom, I always start with the purpose behind it.

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How to Talk to Your Students About the Deep Fake

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I am teaching technology education for the first time this year after five years of teaching in elementary classrooms. Teacher Chelsey Greer shares her technique From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Videos can be faked just like pictures can be faked.

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

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Now is the time to sign up for Virtual Valentines where you’ll be paired with a classroom in another part of the world. Mrs. Smoke, as she’s known to her students, believes in a project-based, student-centered classroom that helps students build skills in communication, planning, research and project implementation.

Classroom Travels with Twitter: An Evolution

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Twitter as a classroom resource, you ask? I began using Twitter in my classroom soon after its introduction in 2006. I, like many teachers, liked to promote the excellent work taking place in my classroom so other colleagues could view my students’ work. Classroom Use.

7 Global Project Ideas from a Leading 3rd Grade Classroom

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Automatically transfer grades into any digital grade book. Overview of Vickie Morgado’s Global Collaboration in Her 3rd Grade Classroom. We have connected with different classrooms. How Vickie Morgado Uses Social Media in Her Classroom. Describe how that works in your classroom. Vickie Morgado: Basically I have my own classroom handle, @ mrsmorgado1. Step 1: Teach Digital Citizenship. Step 5: Connect with Other Classrooms.

5 Ways Edtech Enhances Social Studies Lessons

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Before I get into how edtech enhances social studies lessons, let’s ask a foundational question: What the heck is Social Studies ? Here are five ways edtech can kick up your social studies program: Simulations and games.

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Cyberbullying Prevention for the Classroom

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Though seemingly verbose, these components are quite simple and perfectly adaptable to everyday classroom culture. 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.