Using Social-Emotional Learning to Combat Digital Stress

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In the edWebinar “ How Digital Stressors Impact Student Learning,” Jamie Nunez, Bay Area Regional Manager at Common Sense Media, explained what digital stressors are and how social-emotional learning (SEL) can be used to combat them.

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Social Media

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However, said Jamie Knowles, Senior Manager of Educator Professional Learning Programs at Common Sense Media, social media also has the ability to help users share their stories and shed a positive light on their activities. Enhance student learning: Social media is ubiquitous. This edWeb broadcast was hosted by Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec. Symantec was founded in 1982 by visionary computer scientists.

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Teaching Students with Autism about Digital Citizenship

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In “ Teaching Students with Autism about Digital Citizenship ,” a webinar hosted by edWeb.net and Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec , Jennifer discussed her teaching strategies for incorporating digital citizenship at Cumberland Academy of Georgia. This broadcast was hosted by edWeb.net and Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec. I nstructional Technology Specialist at Cumberland Academy of Georgia Jennifer Liang knows all about digital citizenship.

Strengthen Digital Citizenship This Summer With These Tips

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In a recent edWebinar , Heather Barnard, a Digital Learning Leader at Stamford American International School in Singapore, explains that teachers need to help parents and students prepare for the use of devices and the internet during the summer months. Common Sense’s games and Google’s Interland are great ways for families to plug in and learn about digital citizenship. This edWebinar was hosted by Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec.

Four Steps to Help Students Develop a Healthy Media Diet

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” Instead, librarians can help families learn how to maintain a healthy balance and become good digital citizens. Step 3 – Parent Education: Give parents opportunities, such as a lunch and learn, to hear from staff face-to-face about student technology use. ” This broadcast was hosted by edWeb.net and Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec. Symantec was founded in 1982 by visionary computer scientists.

New, free digital citizenship curriculum helps students become responsible tech users

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Common Sense Education’s Kelly Mendoza, Senior Director of Education Programs, and Jamie Knowles, Senior Manager of Educator Learning Programs, reviewed the new curriculum in “ Digital Citizenship: New Lessons for a Changing World.”. The lessons here help students learn to navigate their way around trustworthy vs. untrustworthy sources and learn more about being media creators and consumers. Symantec was founded in 1982 by visionary computer scientists.

Becoming Digital Citizens in the Classroom

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The edWebinar referenced above was hosted by Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec. She earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Florida State University; a master’s degree in elementary education from Florida Atlantic University; and her doctorate in instructional design learning from Capella University. Symantec was founded in 1982 by visionary computer scientists.

Reducing Online Security and Privacy Risk in Your School

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” Along with the possibility of negative headlines, consequences for inadequate protection in schools can include an impact on family and student trust, which affects learning and also the quality of work environment. Figure out how you can involve students in evaluating and providing feedback on the tools they’re using to learn. This broadcast was hosted by edWeb.net and Common Sense Education and sponsored by Symantec.

Get Started with Digital Citizenship in Your District

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In “ Roadmap to Districtwide Digital Citizenship Adoption ,” Theresa Ellington, Instructional Technology Manager at Life Schools Charter School in Texas, explained how she was able to implement a digital citizenship curriculum throughout the Title I district with limited time and no money, and shared lessons learned from the district’s first year using a digital citizenship curriculum. It’s also taking (the teachers’) digital learning and their digital literacy up a level,” she said.

7 beginner’s steps in digital citizenship for any district

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In “ Roadmap to Districtwide Digital Citizenship Adoption ,” Theresa Ellington, instructional technology manager at Life Schools Charter School in Texas, explained how she was able to implement a digital citizenship curriculum throughout the Title I district with limited time and no money, and shared lessons learned from the district’s first year using a digital citizenship curriculum. Click here to learn more! How should an entire district begin teaching digital citizenship?

Coding and Computer Science during CSEdWeek

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This year, CSEdWeek took place from December 5th to 11th, and two of edWeb.net ’s professional learning communities (PLC) presented webinars that highlighted the importance of coding and computer science in education. It is now easier than ever to integrate coding into the classroom with curricula like those on Code.org, and learning tools like Wonder Workshop ’s robots Dot and Dash. Join the Digital Learning & Leadership Community.

Program Combatting Privacy and Tech Overuse Encourages Students to Take Control

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It’s a time when parents feel like they are losing control of their kids, yet the kids still have the capability to learn good technology habits. Parents need to learn what privacy really means in the digital world. With ads and content choice, for instance, the students learn how their search terms are tracked and how that influences what ads appear on websites. The parents learn how to manage their children’s tech use and, more important, how to talk to them about it.