12 Great Lesson Plans for Internet Safety

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Educators' approach to internet safety in the classroom has changed as the technology and our use of it continues to evolve. In the past, digital citizenship lessons on internet safety focused more on dos and don'ts, like do create safe passwords and don't talk to strangers online. Below are the best internet safety lesson plans for students in grades 3–8. 3rd Grade Internet Safety Lesson Plans Password Power-Up.

23 Great Lesson Plans for Internet Safety

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Educators' approach to internet safety in the classroom has changed as the technology and our use of it continues to evolve. In the past, digital citizenship lessons on internet safety focused more on dos and don'ts, like do create safe passwords and don't talk to strangers online. Below are the best internet safety lesson plans for students in grades K–12. Kindergarten Internet Safety Lesson Plans Safety in My Online Neighborhood.

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Social Media & Data Privacy: How can we keep our students safe online? Featuring @Mike_Allton

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In this episode of Educational Podcasting Today, we take a look at the state of Social Media with our guest Mike Allton. Together, we discuss Social Media and how it is affecting parents, teachers, and students in regards to internet safety, data privacy, and tips and tricks for creating the best learning experience to our students. The post Social Media & Data Privacy: How can we keep our students safe online?

Internet Safety Cheat Sheet For Digital Media Use In Schools

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The post Internet Safety Cheat Sheet For Digital Media Use In Schools appeared first on TeachThought. Digital Citizenship General New Teacher parents Social Media In The Classroom

4 Great Lesson Plans for Internet Safety

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With kids getting smartphones and other devices at younger and younger ages, it's more important than ever to teach them how to use the internet safely. Whether kids are using social media, searching for information, gaming, or emailing, they should have some basic understanding of how to protect themselves online. Though teachers and parents are deeply concerned about kids' online safety, we often don't know the best ways to teach these skills.

Safer Internet Day: Can Social Media Companies be Trusted?

techlearning

As it's Safer Internet Day, perhaps it's apposite to ask this question: can the social media companies be trusted? During the time I responded to the English government’s Green paper on internet safety , which puts all its faith in a voluntary code and voluntary contributions to a central fund, I read the following articles: Read more. Internet News Security Social Media TL Advisor Blog

What a Teacher Can Do About Cyberbullying

Ask a Tech Teacher

Ask a Tech Teacher contributor, Cassie Phillips, is a consultant and internet security expert. You’ll enjoy her latest article on how to address cyberbullying with your students: Cyberbullying refers to a situation in which a teen, preteen or child is embarrassed, humiliated, harassed, threatened, tormented or otherwise targeted by another on interactive technology such as smartphones or social media. A lot of innocent teasing happens in interactive media.

Social Media Ed, Sex Ed, & Digital Responsibility

The Daring Librarian

According to a recent study & Mashable : "About 80% of children between the ages of 0 and 5 who use the Internet in the United States do so on at least a weekly basis, according to a report released Monday from education non-profit organizations Joan Ganz Cooney Center and Sesame Workshop." This Sunday the amazing Kathy Kaldenberg or as I follow her on Twitter@scsdmedia posted several excellent articles on social media.

How To Protect Your Privacy As An Online Student.

EdTech4Beginners

You need to be carefully sharing any personal information over the Internet. They often use social engineering to acquire it. If they have your email address or full name, they can use Spokeo to get your address, social media profiles, estimated income and other personal information. Tagged: e-safety , e-safey , Internet , internet safety , online , online safety , privacy online , student safety , web.

Sextortion: Your Students Are at Risk, Teachers Can Help

The CoolCatTeacher

This free course is designed to help you teach the latest in internet safety and digital citizenship for your students. Laurie Nathan is a child safety advocate dedicated to raising awareness of abduction prevention, child sexual exploitation, and Internet safety in communities nationwide. You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or elsewhere , get the RSS feed , or listen via the media player above.

5 Things Every Digital Citizen Should Know #digcit

The CoolCatTeacher

In today’s show, Alice and I talk about 5 things every digital citizen should know including: Three basic internet safety issues. 5 Idea Friday Administrators All Grades All Subjects Computer Science Teachers Digital Citizenship Flat Classroom and Global Collaboration High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Higher Education Librarians Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Social Media Students Teachers

The 6 C’s of Cybersafety: How to Keep Students Safe Online

EdTech Magazine

Combine that with social media identities, and the digital footprint of today’s students has become almost as important as the real thing. Digital citizenship and internet safety are buzzwords in the education space.

Parental Control Quick Guide: Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

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Kids are likely to run into online harassment, even from people they know , without proper cyber safety practices. In honor of Safer Internet Day (February 9, 2016), here are some quick internet safety tips to keep children from harm’s way: Google SafeSearch. YouTube Safety Mode. YouTube Safety Mode works much like Google SafeSearch, through community flagging and age-restrictions. Social Media Safety.

129 Digital Citizenship Links on 22 Topics

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Copyright and Fair Use –Common Sense Media video. Common Sense media. Internet sources. Internet—what is it–video. Privacy on the internet. BrainPop Internet sources. Google course on searching internet. Internet searches. Internet Hoaxes. Internet safety. Brainpop—online safety. Clicky’s internet safety. Computer safety. Faux Paws Internet Safety. Social media.

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. . Outline rules and ramifications of violating the online safety policy. To learn more about online student safety, subscribe to our newsletter: . 70.3%

5 Tips to Increase Parental Engagement in the 21st Century Classroom – From Courtney Pepe

EdTechTeacher

As an administrator in the 21st century, I constantly think about ways to effectively communicate with our parents and the tools that our faculty can use to extend and expand the way we share academic, behavioral, and social data with the families of children whom we serve. Tip #1: School Social Networking Accounts. In this same letter he introduced two new social media platforms to further dialogue: a district Facebook page and a district twitter account, @WT_Schools.

Citizenship for Personalized Learning

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Each child has various traits that influence the development of their social personas, whether digitally or physically. Many adults have inadvertently experienced the problems that can arise when they post something inappropriate on social media, or accidentally copy someone on an email. Netiquette is the behavior that one uses while on the Internet. Just as they would practice safety as they venture into a new city, they have to learn how to be safe on the Internet.

Citizenship for Personalized Learning

BYOT Network

Each child has various traits that influence the development of their social personas, whether digitally or physically. Many adults have inadvertently experienced the problems that can arise when they post something inappropriate on social media, or accidentally copy someone on an email. Netiquette is the behavior that one uses while on the Internet. Just as they would practice safety as they venture into a new city, they have to learn how to be safe on the Internet.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Digital Citizenship Curriculum

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A year-long digital citizenship curriculum that covers everything you need to discuss on internet safety and efficiency, delivered in the time you have in the classroom. This book is your guide to what children must know at what age to thrive in the community called the internet.

Last Chance for this College-credit Class (MTI 557)

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If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. internet safety. social media. MTI 557: Building Digital Citizens. starts Monday, June 29, 2020 . Click to sign up.

Viral Messaging: Putting Digital Citizenship to the Test

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Turning A Viral Hoax Into A Lesson on Internet Safety Over the last week, you have probably seen some reference to the “Momo Challenge,” hidden messages in Youtube videos, and calls for technology companies to police their systems to protect kids. It started with reports of someone or something luring students via social media accounts on Facebook and WhatsApp to do harm to themselves and others under threat of public humiliation and physical intimidation.

Last Chance for this College-credit Class (MTI 557)

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If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. internet safety. social media. MTI 557: Building Digital Citizens. Starts Monday, February 24th! Last chance to sign up.

Join me Jan. 23rd for a Webinar

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Jacqui will share: – Your and your students responsibilities when using the Internet – The easiest way to teach Internet safety – Strategies to keep kids safe on social media – Fourteen proven strategies for dealing with cyberbullies – Which online images can safely be used — at school or home — and why.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Digital Citizenship

Ask a Tech Teacher

A year-long digital citizenship curriculum that covers everything you need to discuss on internet safety and efficiency, delivered in the time you have in the classroom. This book is your guide to what children must know at what age to thrive in the community called the internet.

Join me for a free Webinar on Building Digital Citizens

Ask a Tech Teacher

Jacqui will share: – Your and your students responsibilities when using the Internet – The easiest way to teach Internet safety – Strategies to keep kids safe on social media – Fourteen proven strategies for dealing with cyberbullies – Which online images can safely be used — at school or home — and why.

Last Chance for this College-credit Class (557)

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If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. internet safety. social media. At the completion of this course, you will be able to: Know how to blend digital citizenship into lesson plans that require the Internet. MTI 557: Building Digital Citizens. Starts Monday, June 3, 2019! Last chance to sign up.

11 Projects to Teach Digital Citizenship

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Learning has no temporal or geographic borders and is available wherever students and teachers find an Internet connection. This used to mean limiting access to the Internet, blocking websites, and layering rules upon rules hoping (vainly) to discourage students from using an infinite and fascinating resource. Once all six are uploaded, print the cube, fold, and keep on student desks to remind them of Internet safety. Education has changed.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Digital Citizenship Curriculum

Ask a Tech Teacher

A year-long digital citizenship curriculum that covers everything you need to discuss on internet safety and efficiency, delivered in the time you have in the classroom. This book is your guide to what children must know at what age to thrive in the community called the internet. internet safety. social media. Tech teachers, tech coordinators, library media specialists, curriculum specialists.

5 achievable digital citizenship goals?even during at-home learning

eSchool News

Internet safety, online privacy, cyberbullying, media balance, online relationships, news and media literacy—digital citizenship topics tackle big questions.

Creating a safe environment for online learning

Neo LMS

From an email address to a social security number, just about any piece of personal information can be used by cybercriminals for malicious means. English teachers must set restrictions for when or if a student can be on social media along with what they are allowed or not allowed to post.

What Educators Need to Know Right Now About Digital Citizenship

The CoolCatTeacher

Anne Collier on Episode 456 and 457 of the 10-Minute Teacher Anne Collier, Founder and Executive Director of The Net Safety Collaborative and SocialMediaHelpline.com , shares what we need to know about social media in this two-part series. NetRef offers powerful Internet monitoring software that I recommend for schools. She serves on the Trust & Safety advisory boards of Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Yubo.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Digital Citizenship

Ask a Tech Teacher

A year-long digital citizenship curriculum that covers everything you need to discuss on internet safety and efficiency, delivered in the time you have in the classroom. This book is your guide to what children must know at what age to thrive in the community called the internet. internet safety. social media. Tech teachers, tech coordinators, library media specialists, curriculum specialists.

Cyberbullying Infographic

The Innovative Educator

This infographic captures some important points around the topics of safety, privacy, and cyberbullying. Internet Safety / Cyber Bullying social media in education Take a look. What do you think? Is there anything you would change? How do you think teens might react? Do you have any ideas for inspiring students to read this and/or classroom discussion?

College Credit Class in Digital Citizenship

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If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. internet safety. social media. At the completion of this course, you will be able to: Know how to blend digital citizenship into lesson plans that require the Internet. Through the Midwest Teachers Institute , I offer four college-credit classes that teach how to blend technology with traditional lesson plans.

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. It’s a great activity for class when addressing internet safety.