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Digital Citizenship One Liners

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Tweet Before unleashing students on the Internet we need to teach them how to behave appropriately, avoid scams, be safe and how to be digitally literate. Digital citizenship is part of every classrooms curriculum, not just the responsibility of a tech class.

Things Every Teacher Should Know About Digital Citizenship

The CoolCatTeacher

Educate yourself to prevent the nightmare From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Don’t think it can’t happen to you. Let’s dig into Gord’s three things about digital citizenship that every teacher should know.

A Getting Started Guide to Digital Citizenship Education

The CoolCatTeacher

How Model Teachers Model Digital Citizenship From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. A one time assembly about digital citizenship is not enough. How do you bring everyone together to understand digital citizenship?

Tips for teaching students with Autism about digital citizenship

eSchool News

Instructional Technology Specialist at Cumberland Academy of Georgia, Jennifer Liang, knows all about digital citizenship. Digital citizenship at Cumberland Academy began when the school started thinking about 21st century social skills. “A

Crucial “Digital Citizenship” Conversations

The Principal of Change

An educator in one of my workshops asked me, “I know you are big into Twitter, but it doesn’t seem to be the network of choice for students, so why should I use it?” We do not need to “edufy” each social network because are kids are on it.

4 fresh ideas for teaching digital citizenship sooner

eSchool News

So why do digital citizenship courses focus on middle school and above? Recently, I was reflecting on how we as parents and teachers account for all of our children when we are in public areas. Throughout my career, I’ve taught the use of technology to elementary students.

Teaching Digital Citizenship with Google Classroom

Class Tech Integrate

As the beginning of a new school year approaches, teachers begin to think about introducing the norms & rules of their classroom to a new group of students. Digital Citizenship has become a popular term in recent years both inside and outside of the classroom.

Digital Citizenship: The Critical Call To Educate and Prepare 21st-Century Learners

EdNews Daily

We live in unprecedented times of great digital advances and innovation. Today’s youth are digital natives who are unaware of life without Internet access, instant communication, mobile phones and an abundance of on-demand information sitting in their pockets. By: Robyn Shulman, M.Ed.

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

Educational Technology Guy

Teaching Digital Citizenship is a free, new tool that educators can use to keep kids safer online. This training can help anyone involved with educating children understand the risks kids face online and how to empower them to be responsible digital citizens.

Teaching Digital Citizenship with Google Classroom

Class Tech Integrate

As the beginning of a new school year approaches, teachers begin to think about introducing the norms & rules of their classroom to a new group of students. Digital Citizenship has become a popular term in recent years both inside and outside of the classroom.

Resource Roundup: Digital Citizenship Lessons & Tips


In today’s technology driven world, students are faced with issues our parents and grandparents never had to think about. Because of these challenges, it is important that teachers, school leaders, and parents focus on teaching children how to be upstanding citizens in a digital age. “As

How to Teach the 9 Themes of Digital Citizenship

Where Learning Clicks

What is digital citizenship? Digital citizenship refers to how we conduct ourselves on the web. Teachers, parents, and leaders in technology help students to understand what it means to use technology in an appropriate and responsible way.

Curriculum includes 10 lessons for digital citizenship

eSchool News

ESSDACK, GoEnnounce launch digital citizenship curriculum. ESSDACK has collaborated with GoEnnounce to build an affordable digital citizenship curriculum for secondary students titled Your Digital Footprint.

It's #SoMe - Great #BacktoSchool Activity for Digital Citizenship

The Innovative Educator

This means that educators need to spend time with students on ensuring they know how to be responsible online. In NYC schools we have social media guidelines created by students and teachers to guide this work. Here's how the activity works.

How to Take Digital Citizenship Schoolwide During the 2016-17 School Year


Since our students are using technology to play, learn, and communicate while at home and at school, they should be learning how to use that technology responsibly. Full integration of digital citizenship (or DigCit) curriculum into every class and every content area—at every grade level—should be the goal to meet this need. Here is how we trained all the teachers in our school—St. Be thorough to make sure every teacher is on board.

Common Sense Education ramps up ‘Digital Citizenship for All’

eSchool News

Common Sense Education’s new Digital Citizenship for All campaign, part of the organization’s commitment to making digital citizenship a national priority, urges educators to take a digital citizenship pledge and model behavior for students as they use technology responsibly.

How to Become a Digital Citizenship Certified School

Are you teaching stu dents to be safe, responsible, and respectful as they participate in the digital world? Are you engaging parents in helping their kids be good digital citizens? Follow us on Twitter @edWebnet to learn about upcoming webinars and special events!

Google Launches YouTube curriculum on Digital Citizenship

Educational Technology Guy

Google has a new curriculum on YouTube that helps teachers educate students on digital citizenship, including online safety, etiquette and more. Feel free to share summaries and links to these articles, but do not copy and repost entire article.

129 Digital Citizenship Links on 22 Topics

Ask a Tech Teacher

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. Think Time: How Does Cyberbullying Affect You. Brainpop Digital Citizenship.

How to sharpen students’ critical thinking skills online

eSchool News

With smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices, students have 24/7 access to news, information, and opinions—not all of which are well-informed or well-intentioned. How can we help students become critical thinkers and smart consumers of information who also have empathy for others?

Positive, Negative or Neutral? Crucial Conversations on Digital Citizenship

The Principal of Change

Working with students recently, we were discussing digital footprints. I then asked them the following: Me: Have you been told not to do bad things online? Me: How about good things? When I asked them why that was, the “cool factor” came to light.

3 Fast, Free Lesson Plans to Fight Fake News

The CoolCatTeacher

Example Fake News Digital Citizenship Lesson Plans and Bellringers From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. How do we fight it? Well, we can take a hint from how the medical community fights the flu or any other virus.

The CPR approach to digital citizenship


From a very young age we are all being taught how to interact with others, how to act appropriately in certain social situations, and to respect everyone. We all need to respect the rules if we want to live peacefully and care-free in our communities.

How to Keep Kids Safe

The CoolCatTeacher

Welcome to episode 296 of the Every Classroom Matters podcast. In this episode, Shannon Mclintock -Miller and I discuss current best practices about digital citizenship and online safety for kids. Listen to the Audio. Subscribe to the Podcast.

How to Lay the Digital Citizenship Groundwork with Your Students

Gaggle Speaks

One of the best ways to promote positive online student behavior is to have incorporate digital citizenship into learning. However, most of us would agree that this is not a good way to get students actually to follow the rules.

Digital Citizenship: Share Spam with Students

Teacher Tech

When possible, it is important that we educate our students on how to be safe on the web. Scammers are always out there trying to take your personal information and money. Digital Citizenship digital citizenship Spam

How to Teach Social Media Safety

Ask a Tech Teacher

All teachers agree that digital citizenship is essential knowledge for students whether they’re going onto college or a career, yet when I ask who in their school teaches it, they always shrug. How can these skills be taught? Digital Citizenship Guest post Social media

How to Safely Connect Six-Year-Olds to the World

The CoolCatTeacher

Show Notes: How to Safely Connect Six year Olds to the World. How can you keep kids safe online ? And how parents sometimes compromise their own child’s security and what she does about it.). How, when and if corrections should be made to student work.

26 Great Digital Citizenship Links to ? Out, Courtesy of your School Librarian

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It was such a privilege to co-host the #TLChat Twitter chat for April , with +Linda Dougherty ! The topic was " Digital Citizenship - how does your library program promote it at your school? " We use @CommonSenseEdu Digital Passport

How to teach students to build a positive online identity

eSchool News

Schools must actively work to educate students on social media and online identity. Students took to Twitter to express their disappointment and the world took notice. But are students making good decisions about what to post online? How secure is it?

10 Digital Citizenship Articles You Don’t Want to Miss

Ask a Tech Teacher

Here are ten of the top digital citizenship resources according to Ask a Tech Teacher readers: 19 Topics to Teach in Digital Citizenship–and How. Teach Digital Citizenship with … Minecraft. 120+ Digital Citizenship Links on 22 Topics.

Digital Citizenship: Your Friends Do Not Need You to Send Them Money

Teacher Tech

Tweet In a digital age, it is important that we educate our kids how to avoid scams and to stay safe online. Beginner Digital Citizenship digital citizenship

How to Understand Cyberbullying: From a Teen’s Experience

The CoolCatTeacher

For this reason, I’m asking that you listen and discuss — she’s using her pain to help improve the world. Listen to this show on BAM Radio Network | iTunes . I hope that we’ll all understand what it is like to be bullied so we can better help those who struggle.

How Instagram, Facebook and Twitter Foster Digital Citizenship & Safety

Gaggle Speaks

In efforts to foster a safer, kinder community, tens of thousands of Instagrammers came together a few weeks ago for the Worldwide InstaMeet 15 to share their stories and spread kindness in the world. Instagram also announced enhancements to their app to promote a safer environment. Be sure to visit to learn more about their initiatives toward user online safety. Did you notice any peculiar trends on Instagram recently?

What can a 4th grader teach us about Digital Citizenship? | #StuVoice #DigCit @mbfxc


Digital Citizenship is the teaching of community building online and helping your students understand how to treat one another equally and fairly. TechEducator Podcast Digital Citizenship Digital Literacy

How to Address Cyberbullying with Digital Citizenship and Gaggle

Gaggle Speaks

The webcast got underway with Gaggle’s product marketing specialist, Corey Tutewiler, providing an overview of our new ebook, “Everything You Need to Know (and more) About Cyberbullying.” “We want to help our students, and help them help each other,” he said.

Why Role Playing Should be Part of Your Digital Citizenship Curriculum

Gaggle Speaks

L essons in Digital Citizenship should incorporate not only the rules of engagement but the consequences for foul play. For instance, Gone with the Wind fans might exchange conversation on Instagram pretending to be Scarlett O’Hara and Rhett Butler. How to address it?