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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. gsuiteedu #googleedu #edtech Click To Tweet. Part 2: Digital Citizenship. Digital Citizenship Training for Teachers.

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?”. As technology leaders, our goal should be to help our students become their best selves online. Digital citizenship is the answer. Some people even define it as knowledge in a digital age.

ISTE issues Digital Citizenship Week challenge

eSchool News

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. Two digital citizenship Twitter chats on Oct.

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. Many of our parents don't have a lot of exposure to technology -- beyond their cellphones -- in their daily lives. " -- Joshua Harris, Alisal’s director of educational technology. And so we created the Digital Citizenship Parent Academies to fill this space for parent and family education.

Engage Your Community with Parent Digital Citizenship Academies

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Many of our parents don't have a lot of exposure to technology -- beyond their cellphones -- in their daily lives. " -- Joshua Harris, Alisal’s director of educational technology. 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.

Byte-sized Potential: Can Compassion & Citizenship Go Viral?

Teacher Reboot Camp

The number one benefit of educational technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. I feel incredibly blessed to live at a time when technological developments continue to strive to provide access to the entire world. Part of the category, Byte-sized Potential.

Edtech’s Blurred Lines Between Security, Surveillance and Privacy

Edsurge

With safeguarding students’ online and physical safety as a top priority, schools are leaning on a variety of digital services. And a few have started adding facial recognition technology to security cameras. Yet as schools adopt technologies that can collect and monitor data in unprecedented ways, questions have emerged over how far surveillance should go—and whether educators, parents and students are aware of the implications and possible consequences.

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Parents as #Edtech Partners

Kyle Pace

A partnership with parents is critical to all success in our schools and classrooms; technology or not. There’s always a barrage of initiatives and events; academic, extracurricular, athletic, or otherwise. This is all called being proactive instead of reactive about #edtech.

Educational Leadership for Social Good

EdTechTeam

I wanted to learn more about Jennifer’s perspective on edtech for social good, and after an introduction from Al, she was kind enough to meet with me via Hangout to share more of her work. An early adopter of iPads Jennifer remains dedicated to using technology in schools for a social purpose.

Student Leadership via EdTech Playgrounds

EdTechTeam

What do you get when you recruit students who share a love for technology and you provide a space where individuals can play? An EdTech Playground. EdTech Playgrounds provide opportunities for collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking.

The Kids are Alright: The Internet is NOT Destroying a Generation

Indiana Jen

While new technologies and connectivity may be changing the way the world engages, it is not destroying this generation. However, new devices are not really any different than technologies of past when it came to fears of corrupting youth.

Top Research Websites, Search Engines, and a Research Choice Menu for K-12 Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

I have also listed useful research, news, and digital media websites to add to the research choice menu depending on what you are exploring. Discover more ways to integrate technology effectively by taking one of my fully accredited online courses or get one of my books !

The Internet Can Be a Force for Good. Here’s How.

Edsurge

And of course, today’s kids still hear all these messages, too, but they live in a world that is so much more complicated than in years past because they’re so steeped in today’s digital landscape. What is digital citizenship? And at the time, digital citizenship was an add-on.

Elementary Technology Favorites by Grade Level

Tech Helpful

Recently one of our fifth grade teachers, Alice Sikkema, was chosen to present in the poster sessions at Georgia Education Technology Conference (GaETC). One of the things shared was the list of "tried and true" technology usage by grade level at our elementary school.

CSI: Salinas

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Not all characters know all events. Students would create a digital portfolio of crime scene photographs, videos of witness'' testimonies, and/or scenes from the mock trial. Teaching students to infer and formulate arguments can easily be in context of a novel.

10 Big Ideas for Technology Integration

Learning in Hand

The first session I attended this morning was What Does Good Technology Integration Look Like by Jonathan Wylie. Jonathan Wylie is a Digital Learning Consultant at Grand Wood AEA. I often tweet about what he posts on his informative instructional technology blog.

Using the Tools Appropriately: Unpacking ISTE Standard #2

Tech Helpful

ISTE Student Standard #2 Digital Citizen: Students recognize the rights, responsibilities, and opportunities of living, learning and working in an interconnected digital world, and they act and model in ways that are safe, legal and ethical.

Events + News - K12 Online Call for Proposals - Library 2.0 Spring Summit Recordings - Starting to Homeschool Webinar Today

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

May 29th - June 8th, 2015 Two Week Calendar | Learning Revolution Events | Learning Revolution Blog | Partner Spotlight | Daily Education Quotes and Commentary To subscribe to this newsletter, please sign up at LearningRevolution.com. What can toothpaste teach you about digital citizenship?

Learning Revolution Events - Online Reform Symposium This Week - Tweetwood Mac - Future of Museums Deadline

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

virtual and physical events and those of our over 200 partners in the learning professions. Just a few days left before the free, online global event highlighting “wow” moments in teaching and learning kicks off. One Week Calendar All events are listed in US-Eastern Daylight Time.

Learning Revolution Week's Events - Evernote in the Classroom - Yong Zhao - Google+ vs. Ning

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

virtual and physical events and those of our over 200 partners in the learning professions. Updates Learning Revolution Events Partner Spotlight Calendar of Events Deadlines Highlighted Recordings NMC Navigator Top Ten Conversations Final Notes Updates ISTE Unplugged. Look for our upcoming email on Thursday which will detail the fun and free events coming up at the ISTE conference. One Week Calendar All events are listed in US-Eastern Daylight Time.

29 Sessions to Watch During This Year's SXSW EDU

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Every year in March the edtech world descends on Austin for SXSW EDU, a conference that’s become as much about classroom practice and implementation as entrepreneurship and tech innovation. Can Evidence Even Keep Up with Edtech? Speakers from Newsela, New Market Venture Partners and Academic Business Advisors open up about how the lightning-fast pace of edtech development requires companies to produce evidence for schools in a shortened time frame.

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Events + News - The Emerging Future on Thursday - Educational Podcasting - Global Education Day - Less is More Lesson from Finland

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

April 27th - May 11th, 2015 Two Week Calendar | Learning Revolution Events | Learning Revolution Blog | Partner Spotlight To subscribe to this newsletter, please sign up at LearningRevolution.com. We will help you figure out exactly what she will love this year in the world of edtech.

Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - May Is Ed Tech Month - Geo-Educators - Natural Math - Oxygen Masks and You

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Albert Einstein The technologies of the Internet and the Web are reshaping where, when, and from whom we learn--and even how we think about learning. The Learning Revolution Project highlights our own virtual and physical events and those of our more than 200 partners.

25 Ways to Use Audio in Google Slides Projects

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gsuiteedu #edtech @GoogleForEdu Click To Tweet. For example, a student podcast host could interview a character (played by another student) from a novel, mythology, or historical event. Create a Soundtrack for a Novel, Story, or Event.

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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. It’s rare that you have the ability to to take consumer technology and offer it to schools,” he said. Education Technology Events Community

ISTE Wants to Be More Than Just a Conference. Learn How They Are Expanding.

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With the two last directors of the federal Office of Education Technology, Richard Culatta and Joseph South, at the helms of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), it is no surprise that the organization is seeking to expand and rebrand. ISTE is traditionally known for its annual edtech conference, which draws as many as 15,000 people each year. This year’s event will not have a has a specific name, since ISTE officials are still mulling over the idea.

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Must Read Educational Sites for Summer

Indiana Jen

They cover topics from professional development to digital citizenship initiatives. They report on current events, publish articles, and touch on pedagogical practice. They may cover school policies, digital equity, or teacher pay disparities. Educational Technology. This is reblogged from my post on FreeTech4Teachers.

Must Read Educational Sites for Summer

Indiana Jen

They cover topics from professional development to digital citizenship initiatives. They report on current events, publish articles, and touch on pedagogical practice. They may cover school policies, digital equity, or teacher pay disparities. Educational Technology. This is reblogged from my post on FreeTech4Teachers.

60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

Google Classroom is quietly becoming the most powerful tool in education technology. Let students create their own digital portfolios of their favorite work. Encourage digital citizenship via peer-to-peer interaction that is documented. Administer digital exit slips.

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ISTE Guide for Beginners!

Indiana Jen

Shortly, thousands of people will descend on the city of San Antonio to talk about education and technology. Are you rolling out a new digital storytelling program? Perhaps you want to update your digital citizenship program. ISTE is a very large convention and there are events all around the area. Education Educational Resources Educational Technology Professional Development Teachers Technology Ed Tech EdTech ISTE NotatISTE San Antonio

CoSN 2019: How Teachers Can Revolutionize the Future of Education

EdTech Magazine

Current K–12 students will face a dynamically different work environment as industries integrate emerging technology in new and creative ways. Without a platform to be heard in the classroom, students can be resistant to learning regardless of what digital tools are at their disposal.

Teacher's Guide to Pinterest - Part 2: Follow Your Interests!

Shake Up Learning

25 Education and Technology Interests for Teachers to Follow on Pinterest And to save you some time, I’ve done some of the digging for you and found some of my favorite educational interests below.

Looking for Trusted Advisers? Look No Further

Ask a Tech Teacher

Professor of Curriculum, Instruction and Technology at California State University Fresno and Teacher on Special Assignment at ACEL Charter High school. Training: Jumpstart: A Technology Course for Thoughtful Educators, Twitter for Teachers and Students.

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Digital Learning Day Reflections

Tech Helpful

Last Thursday Chattanooga Christian Lower School opened our doors for observations of technology integration. We adopted the edcamp "rule of two feet" for this event. For many of our visitors, technology integration wasn't happening really.

Tools for Driving Your Ed Tech Instruction #GPS

techlearning

Your lesson plan is a sequence of well-organized learning experiences that connects instructional events. This often is when “technology” is put into a plan as an activity. Using technology just for the sake of “using it” equates to a huge waste of instructional time.