169 Tech Tip #37 — Basics of Internet Safety

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Today’s tip: Basics of Internet Safety. Category: Internet. Here are two posters to share with students about the basics of Internet safety: Click to view slideshow. Here’s a lesson plan on Internet Search/Research.

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. Below are the best internet safety lesson plans for students in grades 3–8. 7th Grade Internet Safety Lesson Plans Big, Big Data.

A Playlist: Avatars & Internet Safety

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For as long as I can remember I''ve been using avatars to teach Internet safety. I just collected some of the resources I regularly use and created a MentorMob playlist for teaching students about Avatars and Internet Safety.

Internet Safety and Information - what data do the big companies collect?

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Technology is a wonderful thing. It is a good resource to use when teaching digital literacy and internet safety. The Loss of Privacy from Google Apple and Facebook Compliments of BackgroundChecks.org More resources: 10 Tech Skills Every Student Should Have How to Evaluate Web Resources Internet Safety Resources: Internet Safety Resources - help students stay safe online Discovery Education Web 20.11 - great internet safety resources.

How Gaggle Safety Management Fulfills Your Internet Safety Policy

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The Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) requires the adoption and enforcement of an Internet Safety Policy. What is an Internet Safety Policy? An Internet Safety Policy is a set of measures taken to ensure the protection of students using online resources.

How to Teach Internet Safety to Younger Elementary Students

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Mary Beth Hertz Technology Integration Mary Beth Hertz shares some insights into adapting Stranger Danger lessons for the virtual world Photo credit: Amelia Wells via flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Check out this brilliant online safety website from Google

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It is fun, interactive and covers everything involving internet safety! education e-safety edtech Google Interland internet safety online safety teachers teaching technologyGoogle has recently produced a fantastic website.

6 Smart Ways to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

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It’s no secret that the internet has become a preying ground for traffickers. Shockingly, the average age of a human trafficking victim is 13, meaning it is extremely important to teach children online safety. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy.

Article for TES: How to make sure your students stay safe online, whatever their age

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education teachers edtech teaching technology cyberbullying e-safety internet safety online education technology in the classroomI recently wrote an article for The Times Educational Supplement (TES). The article features teaching ideas and tips for how to keep children safe online. Click this link to access the full article.

How To Protect Your Privacy As An Online Student.

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Technology has always been a driving force of change. You need to be carefully sharing any personal information over the Internet. Tagged: e-safety , e-safey , Internet , internet safety , online , online safety , privacy online , student safety , web.

What a Teacher Can Do About Cyberbullying

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Ask a Tech Teacher contributor, Cassie Phillips, is a consultant and internet security expert. They can give recommendations for online safety that are tailored to a given situation. Ensure that the school has put in place an internet safety education program.

How Technology Can Improve Digital Citizenship in K–12

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How Technology Can Improve Digital Citizenship in K–12. As technology is further integrated into the classroom, digital citizenship is an essential skill all students need to possess. . Students are more exposed to the internet than ever. Create an Environment of Internet Safety.

Cloud Security Infographic from NJIT - some great info here.

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The New Jersey Institute of Technology Computer Science program has created a great infographic that illustrates the issues of cloud security and data management. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. This week is Computer Science Education Week.

ScanURL - check any web address to make sure it's safe

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This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. free resources internet safety virus ScanURL is a site that will check a URL (web address or domain) and see if it has been reported for phishing, malware, viruses or a poor reputation.

Discovery Kids Announces Puterbugs for Online Safety - ages 8 and under!

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Puterbugs is a refreshing new website designed to teach kids healthy ways to use technology as a tool, not just a toy. cyber safety digital citizenship Discoery Channel Discovery Education Discovery Kids kid cyber safety kids Internet safety online safety Puterbugs

Avatar Adventures: An Interactive Learning Opportunity

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4 fresh ideas for teaching digital citizenship sooner

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Kids are immersed in technology from a very young age. note : Innovation In Action is a new monthly column from the International Society of Technology in Education focused on exem plary practices in education. Next page: How to talk to young learners about online safety and more.

Set up Anonymous Bully Reporting with Cel.ly

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bullying Internet Safety / Cyber Bullying Technology tools While innovative educators know that empowering students to use their own devices for learning is necessary for student success, the conversation of bullying often comes up as well.

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Internet Security and Antivirus Software

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Internet Security If you haven’t seen the Norse Global Real-Time Attack Map, I highly recommend it as both visually fascinating and informative. Internet Safety News Technology computer security DDOS DDOS attack map virus protection virus software

uKnow.com: Keep your Kids Safe Online

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Parents still need to be able to be parents and not be restricted by the barriers of technology While we would love to think that our kids are innocent, that innocence is what can get them in trouble. Smart Tools. Safer Kids.

ThingLink & Mentor Mob: Nice Integration Feature

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Citizenship for Personalized Learning

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Teaching and modeling digital age skills through technology can nurture the traits of contributing citizens. Many students have taught themselves how to utilize technology and have made unfortunate mistakes. Netiquette is the behavior that one uses while on the Internet.

Citizenship for Personalized Learning

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Teaching and modeling digital age skills through technology can nurture the traits of contributing citizens. Many students have taught themselves how to utilize technology and have made unfortunate mistakes. Netiquette is the behavior that one uses while on the Internet.

Be Internet Awesome: Tools to teach online safety

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What it is: Be Internet Awesome is a fantastic new way to help your students make the most of the Internet by being prepared to make wise decisions as they navigate and interact online. Be Internet Awesome helps teach students the basics of digital citizenship and safety online.

Vokis in the Classroom

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8 of the Best Research Tools for Inquiry

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129 Digital Citizenship Links on 22 Topics

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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.

How every school can promote safety in a digital world

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Technology has become a mainstay within the walls of today’s schools. billion on technology this past year, according to IDC , with no sign of a plateau. Along with student safety, you are also responsible for managing and securing the devices themselves.

A safer Internet?

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But with every new tool and technology comes a danger from a small but determined section of society who wish to bend their use, to exploit and to abuse for their own selfish purposes. Only 41% used safeguarding or filtering software when using the Internet.

10 Technology Skills Every Educator Should Have

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Overall, educators need to understand some basics about technology and that it is not a be-all-end-all solution to everything in a classroom. Technology can help teachers differentiate and provide new experiences for their students.

What You Might Have Missed in August

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Here are the top five posts for the month of August: Basics of internet safety. Why Kindergartners Must Learn Technology. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-18 technology for 30 years. Classroom tech resources. How Behaviorism can turn your classroom around.

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

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Teaching Digital Citizenship is a self-paced, online training program to help educators, law-enforcement officers, and others teach Internet safety and prepare children ages 5-17 to be better digital citizens. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy.

What Educators Need to Know Right Now About Digital Citizenship

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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.

"Youth Safety on a Living Internet" -- Scare Tactics Don't Work

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A report from the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Online Safety and Working Technology Group advises what we knew all along: that the key to keeping our children safe on the Internet is EDUCATION , not filtering. (??? ? Internet Internet safety

Part Three: Beyond SAMR… Making Sure Technology Supports Content Standards

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In this post I would like to introduce you to way that you can ensure the standards are amplified, and not ignored, by the integration of educational technology. Part Three: Beyond SAMR… Making Sure Technology Supports Content Standards. “We