5 Aspects of digital citizenship students must be aware of

Neo LMS

We have spoken before about what defines a good digital citizen , and today we will extrapolate some more on that definition to include some new emerging trends. Read more: DOs and DON’Ts of teaching digital citizenship. Good digital citizens typically: Use technology legally.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Jennifer Wexton of Virginia hosted a virtual panel discussion on digital citizenship via Zoom, Nathaniel Cline reports for the Loudoun Times-Mirror. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning. Teaching students digital citizenship is not only key to protecting them online.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Jennifer Wexton of Virginia hosted a virtual panel discussion on digital citizenship via Zoom, Nathaniel Cline reports for the Loudoun Times-Mirror. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning. Teaching students digital citizenship is not only key to protecting them online.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Jennifer Wexton of Virginia hosted a virtual panel discussion on digital citizenship via Zoom, Nathaniel Cline reports for the Loudoun Times-Mirror. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning. Teaching students digital citizenship is not only key to protecting them online.

Ways to Boost Digital Citizenship During Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

As school districts across the country adopt e-learning, it’s critical that K–12 leaders and educators promote digital citizenship among students. Jennifer Wexton of Virginia hosted a virtual panel discussion on digital citizenship via Zoom, Nathaniel Cline reports for the Loudoun Times-Mirror. Why Digital Citizenship Is Essential to Remote Learning. Teaching students digital citizenship is not only key to protecting them online.

Get Started with Digital Citizenship in Your District

edWeb.net

How should an entire district begin teaching digital citizenship? Life Schools Charter School’s digital citizenship initiative began when they started to notice that many students were posting on social media about their location and other personal details.

It’s Not Digital Citizenship—It’s Just Citizenship, Period.

Edsurge

Citizenship knows no boundaries. The civics lessons we teach our students outside of the digital arena apply to the online world and vice versa. As a classroom teacher and an instructional technologist, I struggled with how to find time in students’ already-busy schedules to incorporate digital citizenship, even though I knew it was important to teach. So I lost the digital. I hope you can begin to “lose the digital," too.

Games Can Breed Uncivil Behavior. They Can Also Teach Digital Citizenship.

Edsurge

Yet games are an enduring medium; more than 90 percent of teens play video games, according to a 2018 Pew survey. how kids act in games offers a glimpse of how they may act in other digital worlds—and the real one as well. Students’ digital lives are increasingly becoming indistinguishable from their offline lives, and those two realms are deeply intertwined now,” says Tanner Higgin, a director at nonprofit Common Sense’s education division.

7 beginner’s steps in digital citizenship for any district

eSchool News

How should an entire district begin teaching digital citizenship? Life Schools Charter School’s digital citizenship initiative began when they started to notice that many students were posting on social media about their location and other personal details.

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. Students also participated in a privacy survey.

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

eSchool News

According to the survey, parents see a growing role of technology in schools, with 66% of parents indicating that technology use has increased over the past few years. In a nationwide survey of more than 500 principals and teachers, the resounding answer is “not enough.”

Will You Take the 2016 Cool Cat Teacher Reader Survey?

The CoolCatTeacher

So, I’m opening up my 2016 reader survey. 2016 Cool Cat Teacher Blog Reader Survey. The reader survey for the Cool Cat Teacher Blog. Fighting Teacher Burnout Productivity Digital Citizenship How to understand most software in the first 10 minutes of opening it.

Survey 287

How to Empower Students With Timely Knowledge Using “The Week”

The CoolCatTeacher

As I’ve reviewed The Week, I believe this is a valuable resource for teachers to use because the week surveys a variety of news sources that students can access and read. The Week subscription for schools comes to your classroom in both print and digital at $1.09

How To 254

How to Grow Global Digital Citizens

Ask a Tech Teacher

In fact, despite that the UN considers access to the Internet a human right, many adults and even more kids don’t know how to act as good digital citizens when visiting this sparkly and exciting world. These are the global demands of digital citizenship.

How To 247

An Easy, Reliable Way to Check for Plagiarism

Ask a Tech Teacher

The Josephson Institute Center for Youth Ethics surveyed 43,000 high school students and found that: 59% of high school students admitted cheating on a test during the last year. K-8 Digital Citizenship Curriculum (including plagiarism). Digital Citizenship Writing

Make a Difference in the World as a Citizen Scientist

Teacher Reboot Camp

Students achieve reading, writing, and digital research standards and see their learning make a real impact on the world. I’m so excited about the rich learning experience citizen science offers our students that I’ve dedicated one of the missions in my newest book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions in Your Classroom, to facilitating students in their role as “citizen scientists” who share their field research with the world.

Plagiarism: What it is and how to identify it

Ask a Tech Teacher

The Josephson Institute Center for Youth Ethics surveyed 43,000 high school students and found that: 59% of high school students admitted cheating on a test during the last year. Building Digital Citizens: Certificate Class. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, and K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. Digital Citizenship ResearchMan is a thinking creature.

How To 150

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Social Media

edWeb.net

Resource misuse: First, schools should survey their constituents (parents, students, community) about what social media they use. Using it in the school is an opportunity to teach kids about digital citizenship and to prepare them for their life outside the classroom.

What New Research on Teens and Social Media Means for Teachers

techlearning

As with any digital tool, even if we aren't experts ourselves, understanding where our students are coming from can make our guidance beneficial. Support digital citizenship education in your school. Emotional Digital Citizenship Social Skills TL Advisor Blog Research

Survey reveals why teachers aren’t embracing social media

eSchool News

Survey reveals that the majority of classroom educators shy away from social media integration. A new survey finds that just 13 percent of participating educators have used social media as part of their classroom learning. The University of Phoenix College of Education survey of 1,002 U.S. K-12 teachers found that 87 percent of those surveyed said they have not embraced social media platforms.

Survey: Social Media Is Failing To Find Traction In The Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

Survey: Social Media Is Failing To Find Traction In The Classroom. A University of Phoenix® College of Education survey conducted online by Harris Poll in April among 1,002 U.S. Why the digital disconnect? Tips for teachers in a digital world. Survey Methodology.

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

NeverEndingSearch

Using everyday digital content, the COR paper and online assessments directly connect to the questions posed in SHEG’s study and engage learners in credibility decision-making around three COR Competencies: Who’s behind the information?

12 key components of today’s digital classroom

eSchool News

Most teachers today view edtech as an essential part of an increasingly digital classroom, and a new report from Common Sense sheds light on the role these edtech tools play in teaching and learning. Twelve observations about today’s digital classroom.

First Raw Results from the Technology + Learning Survey at modernlearning.com

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Today I'm publishing the survey results at ModernLearning.com for the 2017 Learning Revolution 's survey on technology and learning, which is the initial part of a larger effort to create a worldwide online conference on this topic. As you can see, even though I'm using ModernLearning.com to host the survey results, that wasn't the favorite name for the conference!) The original survey is on the site and you are welcome to fill it out.

Teens Know Social Media Is Manipulative. But They Just Can’t Get Enough.

Edsurge

The survey from nonprofit Common Sense Media, called “ Social Media, Social Life ,” is a follow up to a similar report conducted in 2012, where teens were also asked about their relationship with social media. Spending more time online and with digital devices can also prove distracting. Teens in the survey were more likely to report that social media has a positive effect on their emotional well-being. Education Technology Surveys Research

Allsides: Curating diverse perspectives (or looking at news from most sides now)

NeverEndingSearch

Presented as a left-center-right scale, the rating is determined using levels of bias verification that include: b lind surveys, t hird party data, c ommunity feedback, e ditorial reviews, s econdary research and a confidence level.

What are the key components of a digital classroom?

eSchool News

Most teachers today view edtech as an essential part of an increasingly digital classroom, and a new report from Common Sense sheds light on the role these edtech tools play in teaching and learning. Twelve observations about today’s digital classroom.

We're Closing the Digital Divide. Now Let's End the Participation Gap.

Edsurge

First some good news: the divide in access to digital devices is decreasing. Educators are beginning to take note of a new problem: a digital participation divide. Previously, the digital participation divide seemed to revolve around access time. Now the quality of digital participation is coming into question. Digital Citizenship Promotes Digital Equity This observation around screen time and media usage has profound implications for educators.

The Nuts and Bolts of Digital Civic Imagination

Educator Innovator

There was no technology connecting me to other young people and communities experiencing the same kinds of abuse, no digital tools enabling the community to document the story of that abuse. In response to a prompt about how he might use digital media he responded, “I can’t think of any way.

20 Sites for Authentic Assessments

Ask a Tech Teacher

Technology use survey—interactive. 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.

Their Space: Educating Digitally Ethical Teens #sxswedu #theirspace

EdTechSandyK

20% of the 6th graders they surveyed in their Seattle school had Facebook accounts. They are unaware of the digital tattoo - the permanence of data. If you ask a 10 year old if they have a digital identity, they will say no, even if they''ve been on Club Penguin. Digital identity is part of their total identity, not separate. Adults think their digital representations should line up with who they really are.

Educating for Democracy in a Digital Age in Oakland

Educator Innovator

Their effort, called Educating for Democracy in a Digital Age (EDDA), is focused on designing and researching new approaches that take up the expanded civic opportunity structures that digital media afford and doing so while still maintaining a focus that builds on the basics to support youth to develop strong academic skills. EDDA is an effort to respond to new research and developing understandings about how politics has changed in the digital age.

Feedback Needed on ISTE 2017 Standards for Teachers

Ask a Tech Teacher

This poses a unique challenge in the world of standards because devices, tools, and digital content are released every day and have the potential to impact how, where and what we learn. Here’s the survey link. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum.

How to enhance students’ work-ready skills

Neo LMS

Digital currency advisor. In a McKinsey survey of young people and employers in nine countries, 40% of employers said lack of skills was the main reason for entry-level job vacancies. Digital literacy. Digital literacy.

How To 328