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17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship

17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Education has changed. No longer is it contained within four classroom walls or the physical site of a school building. Students aren’t confined by the eight ho

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Need to check this list in a positive light.

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Good list and supports to help teachers librarians design DC curriculum  for their learning communities

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7 Steps to Stronger, More Secure Passwords

7 Steps to Stronger, More Secure Passwords | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Rarely does a week go by without news of another hacking incident. This week, The New York Times reported that a Russian crime ring had amassed some 1.2 billion username and password combinations. ...
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Digital Citizenship YouTube Playlist - @pgreensoup

Digital Citizenship YouTube Playlist - @pgreensoup | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
"Digital Citizenship", a playlist created by pgreensoup...

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Turning digital natives into digital citizens for ESL teachers

Our students are digital natives and, as such, are fully familiar with the tools they need to "live" online, but sometimes things go wrong because they need ...
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Some slides in Spanish here - but the ideas can still be understood. Relevant to ALL teachers and PARENTS.

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Scope and Sequence | Common Sense Media

Scope and Sequence | Common Sense Media | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Common Sense Media improves the lives of kids and families by providing independent reviews, age ratings, & other information about all types of media.
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Great scope and sequence covering all aspects of the digital world and user behaviour

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Twelve Ways Students Can Enhance Their Online Reputations — iKeepSafe

Twelve Ways Students Can Enhance Their Online Reputations — iKeepSafe | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
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Positive ways to influence your digital profile

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17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship

17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Education has changed. No longer is it contained within four classroom walls or the physical site of a school building. Students aren’t confined by the eight ho

Via Judy O'Connell
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Need to check this list in a positive light.

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Carol Koechlin's curator insight, January 28, 2013 10:10 AM

Good list and supports to help teachers librarians design DC curriculum  for their learning communities

Joyce Valenza's curator insight, January 30, 2013 2:55 PM

add your insight...

 

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Digital Citizenship Is More Than Living By a Set of Rules

Digital Citizenship Is More Than Living By a Set of Rules | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
I've avoided responding to an email from a school district leader asking for resources on digital citizenship that he can give a principal to work on developing. I could have shot him back a list o...

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We can't just makes rules! Digital citizens need a way of thinking.

 

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Melissa Cooper's curator insight, April 10, 2013 1:37 AM

A great summary of the ever evolving face of digital citizenship. It includes a great summary and link about Stephen Carrick-Davies digital citizenship as a rubric cube.

Michelle R. Green's comment, July 19, 2013 9:43 AM
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Roimata Baker's curator insight, July 29, 2014 7:06 PM

E tautoko ana i ōna whakaaro - kia aro ki te katoa o te tangata ka noho ki ao matihiko.  Ehara i te mea, ko te 'tāurungi' he ture noa iho. Ko te whare tapawhā o te tangata, o te kura.

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Nine Elements

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Check out http://digitalcitizenship.net!
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More than just cybersafety... These are the many things our students need to know about.

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The Complete Visual Guide To Technology For Children - Edudemic

The Complete Visual Guide To Technology For Children - Edudemic | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
This handy visual guide explores technology use by young children. How much and what do they use, and is it appropriate?
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Kindergarten has changed - how are young students of today impacted by technology in school?

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20 Basic Rules For Digital Citizenship

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20 Basic Rules For Digital Citizenship
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While seemingly written for a more general audience than students and educators, the thinking is sound, including “Treat others they way you want to be treated,” “Don’t forget the human behind the screen,” “Listen first, talk later,” and “Use proper grammar.”

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Young ones: your online reputation is, like, forever

Young ones: your online reputation is, like, forever | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Making mistakes is an inevitable part of being human, but documenting our lives on social media is making them harder to forget.
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Is your school's "digital citizenship" practice a pass or fail?

Is your school's "digital citizenship" practice a pass or fail? | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it

This past week, I worked with a small group of educators on becoming a "Networked Educator", and we had some great conversations about how social media is changing a lot of what we do in schools..."


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Nancy White's curator insight, July 25, 2013 3:18 PM

Of course, I immediately checked to see who was following our district twitter account and was thrilled to see that in my spot check, the students who were following all had appropriate tweets displaying! I realize, however, that for every one of them, there are probably plenty more who really need some guidance in the area of social media.  Great post!

 

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Digital footprint - Careers - Open University

Digital footprint - Careers - Open University | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Managing your online presence to enhance your career prospects
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Social Media, Digital Citizenship, Adolescent Development

Social Media, Digital Citizenship, Adolescent Development | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Recently, I was reminded of the importance of understanding childhood development, and how it applies to social media and digital citizenship. Our children, particularly our adolescents, are heavil...
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Social media is different for our students...

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Texts, Snapchats, Instagram: Translating Teens’ Online Behavior

Texts, Snapchats, Instagram: Translating Teens’ Online Behavior | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
How much surveillance should parents have over their teenagers' social media lives? Why are kids' online roles so different from their realities? How does technology change the way teens relate to each other and to adults? Author danah boyd, who has been spending lots of quality time with teens over the past few years, attempts to demystify teens' online actions and behaviors and provide some insight into their motivations in this excellent Science Friday interview.
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Kids online: parents, don't panic

Kids online: parents, don't panic | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
It used to be the shopping centre or park bench – now teens spend hours hanging out on Snapchat or Instagram. Don't worry, says Danah Boyd, they're just forging their own brave new world
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21st C Socialising

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Digital Literacy and Citizenship Classroom Curriculum | Common Sense Media

Digital Literacy and Citizenship Classroom Curriculum | Common Sense Media | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Common Sense Media improves the lives of kids and families by providing independent reviews, age ratings, & other information about all types of media.
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resources for educators

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Announcing Our Free iBooks Textbooks!

Announcing Our Free iBooks Textbooks! | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
A Community for Common Sense Educators. The Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum you know and love now fits in the palm of your hand.
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iBooks to look through for a digital citizens course

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Helping your kids navigate the stormy seas of social media - Washington Post

Helping your kids navigate the stormy seas of social media - Washington Post | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
Helping your kids navigate the stormy seas of social media
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Social media are so interwoven with kids' lives, though, that to bar them from using the sites at all is not realistic.

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Parent involvement and support

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Bonnie Bracey Sutton's curator insight, October 6, 2013 8:22 AM

Good tips here for helping kids navigate the social media spots.

Melissa Marshall's curator insight, December 8, 2013 11:01 PM

Great article from the Washington Post. 

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Students urged to delete controversial social app

Students urged to delete controversial social app | Digital Citizens | Scoop.it
The latest social media application to stir up controversy among teens has prompted one Lincoln Park school to ask students to delete Yik Yak and parents to make sure their child doesn’t reinstall it.
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Warning about anonymous social media tools

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Developing a Digital Citizenship Program

Promoting responsible Digital Citizenship within the school environment. Schools have a duty of care to teach students how to behave in responsible and ethical
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Great collection of insights and weblinks to consider. Created by Brisbane TL, Cathy Oxley

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The 5 Resources Model of Critical Digital Liter...

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WP5 output site: curriculum (The 5 Resources Model of Critical Digital Literacy | @etutoria http://t.co/9xVYCtAUKU Actually its 'digital competencies' #skolechat)...
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This is what a digitally literate person needs to be able to manage.

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How It’s Done: Incorporating Digital Citizenship Into Your Everyday Curriculum | Digital Learning Environments

Community High School District 99 decided to challenge the idea that Internet Safety just refers to “Cyberbullying,” and instead focused on “Digital Citizenship.” This involved creating a program that would be meaningful to students and help make a real difference. - See more at: http://www.guide2digitallearning.com/integration/how_it’s_done_incorporating_digital_citizenship_your_everyday_curriculum#sthash.26aTvPEc.dpuf

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Not just the usual focus on the negative, but getting students involved in the how-to

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Teaching Digital Citizenship

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Teaching Digital Citizenship
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Teaching means modelling

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