11 Projects to Teach Digital Citizenship

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Students can use Google Earth to take a virtual tour of a zoo or a blog to collaborate on class research. Learning has no temporal or geographic borders and is available wherever students and teachers find an Internet connection. 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. More on Digital Citizenship.

129 Digital Citizenship Links on 22 Topics

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Here’s a long list of websites to address Digital Citizenship topics you teach in your classroom: Avatars. to promote digital privacy. Copyrights and Digital Law. Brainpop Digital Citizenship. Digital presence. Internet sources. Internet—what is it–video. Digital Communications. Digital footprint. Digital Footprint. Digital footprint—clean it up. Digital footprints. Digital Life 101.

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Digital Citizenship: Why Teachers Should Instill It In Students + Free Resources

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Digital Citizenship: Why Teachers Should Instill It In Students + Free Resources With February well underway— and e-learning lingering — the time is now to revisit the importance of online safety. That’s where lessons in digital citizenship come in.

Interactive Presentation Templates to Teach Students about Digital Citizenship and Online Safety

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Google has recently teamed up with Pear Deck to design "custom, interactive presentations and vocabulary flashcards to accompany the Be Internet Awesome curriculum". 2020 Google Slides internet safety tools

How to block websites in K-12 schools

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Whether students type keywords into a Google search box or enter a URL (uniform resource locator) into the search engine address bar, your web filter should block unwanted content from reaching learners. . Abide by internet safety laws. educate them about digital citizenship .

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Interland- An Educational Game from Google to Teach Students about Online Safety

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Be Internet Awesome is one of our favourite resources for learning about online safety and digital citizenship. It features a wide variety of resources designed by Google in partnership with experts.read more. internet safety tools

Teaching Digital Citizenship - free online course for teacers to help teach students to be safe online

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Teaching Digital Citizenship is a free, new tool that educators can use to keep kids safer online. Teaching Digital Citizenship is a self-paced, online training program to help educators, law-enforcement officers, and others teach Internet safety and prepare children ages 5-17 to be better digital citizens. More resources: Internet Safety Resources - help students stay safe online Discovery Education Web 20.11 - great internet safety resources.

The Ultimate Parental Guide To Protecting Your Child On The Internet

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The Ultimate Parental Guide To Protecting Your Child On The Internet is a free resource I found out about this week. Related: More Internet Safety Resources Digital Citizenship Resources Online Safety Resources. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. cybersecurity digital citizenship digital literacy internet safety online safety

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. From Internet safety to commenting in online spaces, there are lots of topics to consider when deciding how to best prepare students for an online world. As students create websites , movies , and graphics with Spark, they can apply digital citizenship skills.

6 Classroom resources that help students become digital citizens

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October has become the month where educators participate in events focused on digital citizenship. The focus on digital citizenship is not only relevant during October — it’s important throughout the entire year. Be Internet Awesome. Teachers digital citizenship

Essential Guide to Digital Citizenship for CIPA and E-Rate

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But complying with the Children's Internet Protection Act (CIPA) -- a requirement of E-rate -- doesn't have to be. What does E-rate have to do with digital citizenship? Category One: Data Transmission Services and/or Internet Access. E-rate is complicated.

In the marketplace: Gaming, digital citizenship, PD initiatives, and more

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There are certification tracks on Google, Microsoft, Apple, SMART, among other topics, like online assessment, STEM, ELA, Math, Social Studies, and PBL. All middle schools in Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) have officially begun to incorporate digital citizenship education into the curriculum.

10 Digital Citizenship Resources: The Web in the Classroom…Part 3

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Welcome to the third article in a series devoted to facilitating proper student internet interaction in the classroom. In this post I would like to explore resources that are available for facilitating proper digital citizenship in the classroom. I have traveled the country delivering PD relating to technology integration, PBL, STEM, Digital Literacy, and the 4 C’s. It is important that educators teach and model proper digital citizenship.

World Password Day — It’s Today!

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On January 1, 1983, when the Internet was invented, mankind agreed to a binary choice: Invent passwords or forever regret their absence. Digital security protocols require I be more proactive with managing my passwords. Digital Citizenship security

Be Internet Awesome: Tools to teach online safety

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What it is: Be Internet Awesome is a fantastic new way to help your students make the most of the Internet by being prepared to make wise decisions as they navigate and interact online. Be Internet Awesome helps teach students the basics of digital citizenship and safety online. At the core of Be Internet Awesome is the Code: Share with Care- teaching students the importance of communicating responsibly.

Create a Digital Citizen- Resources to Celebrate Digital Citizenship Week Oct. 19-25th

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Digital Citizenship Week is October 19-25th. Digital Citizenship Week is all about teaching kids how to think critically, be safe, and make smart and responsible decisions when using digital media. Find out what Digital Citizenship is from Digizen and how you can help students become more responsible and proactive user of online technologies. All lessons are based on Common Sense Media’s free K-12 Digital Literacy and Citizenship curriculum.

World Password Day — It’s Coming!

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On January 1, 1983, when the Internet was invented, mankind agreed to a binary choice: Invent passwords or forever regret their absence. Digital security protocols require I be more proactive with managing my passwords. More on digital safety. Digital Citizenship securit

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. 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.

Engage Your Community with Parent Digital Citizenship Academies

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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. And so we created the Digital Citizenship Parent Academies to fill this space for parent and family education.

Cybersecurity Resources for schools - IT and Educators

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Follow me on Twitter and Google+. cybersecurity digital citizenshipI hope all is well and you and your family are staying healthy and safe.

5 Things Every Digital Citizen Should Know #digcit

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Today Alice Chen @wondertechedu teaches us about digital citizenship. She discusses five things every digital citizen should know. For each digital citizenship item, she gives classroom examples. In today’s show, Alice and I talk about 5 things every digital citizen should know including: Three basic internet safety issues. Want to hear another episode about digital citizenship? Google Classroom.

Game-Based Digital Literacy with Digital Compass – From Jennifer Carey

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Common Sense Media has released Digital Compass , a new tool to teach students about navigating the digital world. Through playing this digital, “choose your own adventure” game, students explore topics like: cyberbullying & “digital drama,” self-image & identity, internet safety & privacy, creative credit & copyright, as well as relationships & communication. Google & Web Tools in the Student-Centered Classroom.

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Google Good to Know - online safety and data info

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Google Good to Know is another great resource from Google. Good to Know has information and tips for internet safety, how your data is collected and used online, how Google uses data, and how to manage your data and what you share with web sites and Google. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. digital citizenship digital literacy google Google for Educators

The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

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” In 2000, the FCC created the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA). Along with Chromebooks came Google Apps for Education – a suite of free, cloud-based productivity tools that allow for easy collaboration and engagement on any device. By 2012, all school Internet safety policies had to include educational programs detailing proper online behavior, cyberbullying awareness and response.

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Subscriber Special: July

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Building Digital Citizens. delivered digitally to your school or District. In this course, you will use a suite of digital tools to make that possible while addressing overarching concepts like digital citizenship, internet search and research, authentic assessment, digital publishing, and immersive keyboarding. Student joins a Google Classroom-based class and meets weekly with instructor to discuss class activities and assignments.

169 Tech Tip #92 Auto-fill for Internet Addresses

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Today’s tip: How to Auto-fill Internet Addresses. Category: Internet. Q: Is there a faster way to type internet addresses? Visit Foreign Language Google Search. Basics of Internet Safety.

The Easy Way to Teach Internet Skills

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If you haven’t guessed it yet, it’s the Internet. Let’s be honest: The Internet is a monster. In your lifetime, you will spend more time on the Internet than sleeping. If we are defined by the choices we make, the Internet provides the biggest chance for an oops with the most devastating consequences. Teenagers spend average nine hours a day on the Internet. That’s the bad news: Internet safety must be taught and if not by you, by whom?

6 Smart Ways to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

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It’s no secret that the internet has become a preying ground for traffickers. Shockingly, the average age of a human trafficking victim is 13, meaning it is extremely important to teach children online safety. More Internet Safety Resources Digital Citizenship Resources Online Safety Resources -. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. internet safety online predators online safety

Making Media Literacy Central to Digital Citizenship

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Safety to Savvy. This emergence of video as a high-stakes media form requires a rethinking of what we mean by digital citizenship. We need to move from a conflation of digital citizenship with internet safety and protectionism to a view of digital citizenship that’s pro-active and prioritizes media literacy and savvy. where else an image appears using a reverse Google image search ).

Bullying and Cyberbullying: The Things You Need to Know

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Today’s Sponsor: WriQ from Texthelp is a new FREE Add-on for Google Docs that helps teachers easily assess student writing and track progress over time by automatically scoring students’ spelling, punctuation, and grammar errors. This handy free Google Docs add-on tracks things like: time spent writing, spelling-grammar-and punctuation error rates and pulls it into a clear graphical view in your teacher dashboard.

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Are You R.E.A.D.Y. as a School to be Good Digital Citizens

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Blended and personalized learning with digital tools has flooded classrooms, but most teacher-prep programs do not incorporate digital citizenship as requirements for teacher certification. This leads to a cross roads of districts pushing digital learning into schools with teachers who may not be trained in the use of safe online instruction and hence the problem of a fear of the internet. Then empower students with strategies to be good digital citizens.

Subscriber Special: February

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Building Digital Citizens. delivered via Google Classroom. We’ll help you integrate tech into your curriculum, teach digital citizenship, differentiate for your learners, and more. Building Digital Citizens. digital citizenship. digital commerce.

Online College Classes Start Monday!

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Here are the the ones I’m currently offering: 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. internet safety.

College Credit Classes in Remote Teaching/Blended Learning

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Here are the the ones I’m currently offering: 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. internet safety.

Classes in Remote Teaching

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Here are the the ones I’m currently offering: 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. internet safety.

Tech Ed Resources–Certificate/College Credit Classes

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By request; delivered digitally to your school or District. You will actively collaborate, share knowledge, provide constructive feedback to classmates, publish digitally, and differentiate for unique needs. By request; delivered digitally to your school or District. digital law.

Online College Credit Classes Forming

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Here are the the ones I’m currently offering: The Tech-infused Teacher: The 21st Century Digitally-infused Teacher. Teachers will actively collaborate, share knowledge, provide constructive feedback to classmates, and publish digitally. Building Digital Citizens.

The Key to A Successful Online Safety Policy

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Well, teaching the school community about their web filtering system will optimize internet safety features and help students/teachers maximize web resources. In fact, majority of students understand the rationale and support the concept behind web filters and safety measures that schools have put into place. . Detail best practices for good digital citizenship. Outline rules and ramifications of violating the online safety policy. 70.3%

College Credit Classes in Remote Teaching/Blended Learning

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Here are the the ones I’m currently offering: 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. internet safety.

Last Chance for this Online College-credit Classes–DigCit and Tech Tools for Writin

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MTI 557: 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. update.

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