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3 ways to be a better digital citizen, online and IRL

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note : Innovation In Action is a new monthly column from the International Society of Technology in Education focused on exem plary practices in education. It has become such a part of what we do and who we are that it become to be defined as a sort of “digitalcitizenship. So what describes a digital citizen? In short: living within a digital world. How can users balance this idea of ultimate knowledge with being with others IRL (In Real Life)?

What is the 21st Century Lesson Plan?

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Technology and the connected world put a fork in the old model of teaching–instructor in front of the class, sage on the stage, students madly taking notes, textbooks opened to the chapter being reviewed, homework as worksheets based on the text, tests regurgitating important facts. Students are digital natives, already in the habit of learning via technology. The ‘college and career’ students are preparing for is different so the education model must be different.