5 Things About Effective Digital Citizenship You Need to Know

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Mike Ribble on episode 460 of the 10-Minute Teacher Mike Ribble, a digital citizenship expert, shares five important things every educator should know about digital citizenship. Mike Ribble – Bio As Submitted Dr. Mike Ribble has been writing, speaking and creating information related to digital citizenship for 15 years.

A Gullible Population Is a National Security Issue

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It was a discussion about a digital literacy issue at the U.S. System Overview of Cyber-Technology in a Digitally Connected Global Society. Digital Citizenship with Social Media: Participatory Practices of Teaching and Learning in Secondary Education. Handbook of Cyber-Development, Cyber-Democracy, and Cyber-Defense , 1-25. A Global Search for Education Reflection From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

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Inspiring Digital Leaders During Personal Learning Device (PLD) Rollout

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

Should I just check it out and do digital citizenship lessons later? Should I go over the list of rules from the student handbook? I want students to leave our library with their personal learning device feeling like they are digital leaders and changemakers. They don’t all necessarily feature something digital, but the idea of using our technology to foster change was intriguing to me. He has written several times about digital leadership.

MLA Style Center Launches with Sample Papers and a Practice Template

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The simplified approach is a response to the increasing mobility of digital texts and to what Tim Parks calls “an element of fetishism” that has “perhaps crept into what was once a necessary academic practice.” MLA Handbook. citation digital citizenship ethics MLA technology attribution plagiarism

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–K-8 Keyboard Curriculum

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K-8 Keyboard Curriculum (four options plus one)–teacher handbook, student workbooks, companion videos, and help for homeschoolers. K-5–print/digital; Middle School–digital delivery only. Delivered print or digital. Delivered digitally so students self-pace their year-long keyboarding journey from wherever they are.

LinkedIn: an underused K12 search tool?

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Managing your brand/digital footprint : Why not help your high school students make the stuff they are proudest of far more discoverable? Exploring career options: Combined with more traditional tools like the Occupational Outlook Handbook for career explorations, LinkedIn allows students to discover personas, to explore what a person in a particular career really look likes, does and writes and how he or she networks.

Tech Ed Resources–K-8 Keyboard Curriculum

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K-8 Keyboard Curriculum (four options plus one)–teacher handbook, student workbooks, companion videos, and help for homeschoolers. K-5–print/digital; Middle School–digital delivery only. Delivered print or digital. Delivered digitally so students self-pace their year-long keyboarding journey from wherever they are.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–K-8 Keyboard Curriculum

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K-8 Keyboard Curriculum (four options plus one)–teacher handbook, student workbooks, companion videos–and help for homeschoolers. K-5–print/digital; Middle School–digital delivery only. Delivered print or digital. Delivered digitally so students self-pace their year-long keyboarding journey from wherever they are. Overview.

Multimedia content personalizes learning

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The Cambridge handbook of multimedia learning, (pp. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-12 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. Ask a Tech Teacher contributor, Josemaría Carazo Abolafia, is an educational researcher and teacher who lives in Spain–and doesn’t own a car! He has a Masters in Ed from Penn State University (any Nittany Lion fans out there?)

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–K-8 Keyboard Curriculum

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K-8 Keyboard Curriculum (four options plus one)–can include a teacher handbook, student workbooks, and a special package for homeschoolers. K-5 — 6 grades, 238 pages, 7 unique assessments, 5 templates, over 100 images; sold as print or digital. Middle School — 3 grades 73 pages, 7 unique assessments, 5 templates, 40 images; sold as digital only. Delivered print or digital.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–K-8 Keyboard Curriculum

Ask a Tech Teacher

K-8 Keyboard Curriculum (four options plus one)–teacher handbook, student workbooks, companion videos, and help for homeschoolers. K-5–print/digital; Middle School–digital delivery only. Delivered print or digital. Delivered digitally so students self-pace their year-long keyboarding journey from wherever they are.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–K-8 Keyboard Curriculum

Ask a Tech Teacher

K-8 Keyboard Curriculum (four options plus one)–teacher handbook, student workbooks, companion videos, and help for homeschoolers. K-5–print/digital; Middle School–digital delivery only. Delivered print or digital. Delivered digitally so students self-pace their year-long keyboarding journey from wherever they are.

Does your district need this innovative App Approval Tool?

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To help make the change as smooth as possible, OPS placed an emphasis on digital citizenship through professional learning, as well as the development of a new device deployment strategy and an innovative App Approval Tool. To meet the strategic plan’s priorities, the district decided that the position of lead teacher of digital citizenship would move from the Curriculum and Instruction Support to Information Management Services.

10 Books You’ll Want to Read This Summer

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Having said that, here’s a granular list of teacher-approved books to keep you busy this summer: Digital Leadership: Changing Paradigms for Changing Times. Digital Leadership defines a strategic mindset and set of behaviors that leverage resources to create a meaningful, transparent, and engaging school culture. A Handbook for Beginning Teachers.

A @CommonSenseEd Approach to Preparing #Ss for #13ReasonsWhy

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The story takes place in the modern day where the element of digital drama and confrontation plays a distinct role. Innovative Educators know how important it is to be connected to what is happening in the lives of their students. If you teach secondary students then you know 13 Reasons Why is what's happening. T he Netflix series is b ased on the best-selling 2007 book about a teen girl who commits suicide, leaving behind a series of tapes that hold the story of her motives.

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. It also released an Online Safety Handbook in 2017 which provides resources and best practices for schools that are using Impero Education Pro. Chicago, June 24, 2018 – Impero Software, a leading provider of classroom management, network and online safety software to schools today announced the latest version of its award-winning product, Impero Education Pro V7.

New Cyberbullying Resource Available for Educators, Parents and Students

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This is a great handbook for educators to raise awareness and also provides some resources on how to prepare students should they encounter a cyberbully.” ” — Carl Hooker, Director of Innovation & Digital Learning, Eanes Independent School District. ” — Dr. Mike Ribble, Digital Citizenship Advocate & Author; Director of Technology, Manhattan-Ogden School District.

Website Review: Grammarly

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In addition, its extensive explanations and personal grammar handbook can teach you a lot about the subject of grammar. She is the editor/author of dozens of tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum, and dozens of books on how to integrate technology into education.

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. It also released an Online Safety Handbook in 2017 which provides resources and best practices for schools that are using Impero Education Pro.

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. It also released an Online Safety Handbook in 2017 which provides resources and best practices for schools that are using Impero Education Pro. 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. It also released an Online Safety Handbook in 2017 which provides resources and best practices for schools that are using Impero Education Pro. Simi Valley, CA, Feb.

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. It also released an Online Safety Handbook in 2017 which provides resources and best practices for schools that are using Impero Education Pro.

7 Educational Transformations for Any Classroom

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While it’s not listed in the 7 transformations, the overarching goal will be to help students navigate their digital world and build a positive digital footprint. The first month of school will be focused on lessons on digital citizenship and leadership. Also, check out the book The HyperDoc Handbook by Lisa Highfil l, Kelly Hilton and Sarah Landis. Walking into any store in August will remind you that it’s back to school time.

What Teachers Need to Know About "13 Reasons Why"

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RAINN (Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network) In addition, many of Common Sense Education's digital citizenship lessons can be used to start conversations in the classroom on key topics from 13 Reasons Why: Cyberbullying: Be Upstanding (Grades 6–8). Common Sense Education's Sexting HandbookIf you work with middle or high school students, you've no doubt already heard about the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why.

The Journey to Google Certification Level 1

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After reading the book, The HyperDoc Handbook , I realized how powerful a tool shared folders could be. At the end we wrapped up a day of learning with a digital citizenship review. After helping to facilitate the Visalia CUE Black Label training this last September, I thought going to a CVCUE Meet Up called #PitaCUE , would be a good way to start to connect with educators in my local area. Was I right!

News Literacy Resources for Classrooms

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As a result, there's a lot of crossover between what we think of as news literacy, media literacy, and digital citizenship. Digital Citizenship Curriculum (by Common Sense Education): Free K-12 lessons on news and media literacy. Making Sense of the News: News Literacy Lessons for Digital Citizens (by the University of Hong Kong and Stony Brook University): A six-week, distance learning course hosted on Coursera.

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. Inclusive Communities To be good citizens -- and digital citizens -- we must actively work against toxic ideas and communities rife with conspiratorial thinking, cynicism, and hate.