Digital Citizenship and Social Media for Students

Buncee

I started to think about digital citizenship, internet safety, and just how digitally savvy were my students? . At this point, I thought we need to work on Digital Citizenship and Safety. I had a new app called GoBubble which is a safe social media site for children under 13.

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."

Sextortion: Your Students Are at Risk, Teachers Can Help

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. This free course is designed to help you teach the latest in internet safety and digital citizenship for your students. Get Netsmartz, the free program to help educate teachers, parents and students.

5 Things Every Digital Citizen Should Know #digcit

The CoolCatTeacher

A conversation with Alice Chen on Episode 55 of the 10-Minute Teacher Show From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. In today’s show, Alice and I talk about 5 things every digital citizen should know including: Three basic internet safety issues.

Parental Control Quick Guide: Keeping Your Kids Safe Online

Securly

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.

Viral Messaging: Putting Digital Citizenship to the Test

Tech Helpful

When the MOMO Challenge reared its ugly head last week, I reached out on Twitter to other technologists to find out what they were hearing and what their thoughts were. There is an internet phenomenon called the Rick Roll. You can follow him on Twitter at @ajpodchaski.

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.

5 Ways to Teach Digital Citizenship (and the 9 Key P’s of Digital Citizenship)

The CoolCatTeacher

Episode 365 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Stop, Screenshot, Block, Tell and Share – Free Internet Safety Poster. Safely Involve Students in Social Media and More Student Voice Tips. What are the essential things we need to teach students about digital citizenship?

How K–12 Schools Can Use Next-Generation Content Filtering to Keep Students Safe

EdTech Magazine

Congress passed the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) in 2000, tying E-rate program discounts to a school’s internet safety policy. Even in the absence of a federal update, K–12 administrators can look carefully at their current internet safety policy.

New Posted Resources 05/11/2012

The Web20Classroom

Download: "Own Your Space" was written by Linda McCarthy, for Internet savvy "tweens" & teens, and their parents or educators.

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. This free course is designed to help you teach the latest in internet safety and digital citizenship for your students.

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

EdTechTeacher

Common Sense Media has released Digital Compass , a new tool to teach students about navigating the digital world. The game is targeted at middle school students, an age when most children are getting cell phones and social media accounts (like Facebook and Instagram).

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10 Technology Skills Every Educator Should Have

Educational Technology Guy

Internet Search and Research - educators need to know how to do a proper internet search, using search terms and modifiers. They also need to be able to teach proper internet search skills to their students, no matter what class they are teaching.

College Credit Classes onTechnology in Education

Ask a Tech Teacher

If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. internet safety. social media. Integrate and adapt blogs, wikis, Twitter, and Google Hangouts to collaborate and share.

Tech Ed Resources–Certificate/College Credit Classes

Ask a Tech Teacher

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. internet safety. social media.

College Credit Classes onTechnology in Education

Ask a Tech Teacher

If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. internet safety. social media. Integrate and adapt blogs, wikis, Twitter, and Google Hangouts to collaborate and share.

11 Essential EdTech Action Steps for Back to School

The CoolCatTeacher

Simple Updates to Your Classroom Procedures and Workflow sponsored by EdTech Software From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. This is important because you probably don’t want to share all of those pictures and videos on social media.

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College Credit Classes in Blended Learning

Ask a Tech Teacher

If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. internet safety. social media. Integrate and adapt blogs, wikis, Twitter, and Google Hangouts to collaborate and share.

Being a Cyber-Mentor: A Role For All Ages

Gaggle Speaks

From organizations like StopBullying.gov to schools and communities that are implementing anti-bullying programs and clubs, more people are being proactive in creating safety nets for those involved in cyberbullying or who want to learn more. Posted on August 19, 2015 by Sue Scheff.

College Credit Classes in Blended Learning

Ask a Tech Teacher

If students use the internet, they must be familiar with the rights and responsibilities required to be good digital citizens. internet safety. social media. Integrate and adapt blogs, wikis, Twitter, and Google Hangouts to collaborate and share.

Bullying and Cyberbullying: The Things You Need to Know

The CoolCatTeacher

Anne Collier on episode 169 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Ann: Well, I think that it’s really important to be clear that it’s far from the epidemic that we sometimes hear about in the news media.

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

techlearning

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.

Blogging to Learn

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Blogging provides educators with many opportunities for teaching students about digital citizenship, including Internet safety, crediting sources and practicing good online etiquette.

Four Steps to Help Students Develop a Healthy Media Diet

edWeb.net

With the proliferation of technology in school and at home, parents are looking for direction on how to keep their kids’ media habits in check. Librarians, who are often at the front lines of media and tech in schools, can provide that crucial guidance.

Host a PD Buffet for Your Teachers: Tips from a Technology Integrationist

edWeb.net

Rocket University provides a “PD Buffet” where teachers take charge of their professional development by watching a webinar, going on Twitter, and reporting back on their learning to enhance their craft. She can be found on Twitter ( @rlangenhorst ), LinkedIn , and Voxer (rlangenhorst).

From Slut Pages to Sexting Scandals: The Impact of Online Shame In Schools

Gaggle Speaks

Maybe you have social media monitoring systems in effect. In addition to being a regular contributor on Huffington Post and Psychology Today, she contributes to a wide variety of parenting and Internet safety publications and websites. To connect with Sue, or to learn more about her efforts, follow her on Twitter @SueScheff or visit her website. Student Safety