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Raising awareness of responsible & ethical internet use and Media Literacy
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Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup

Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
A good collection of articles, videos, and resources on cyberbullying, netiquette, and internet safety.
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The Dos and Don’ts of Teaching Digital Literacy | Common Sense Media

The Dos and Don’ts of Teaching Digital Literacy | Common Sense Media | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Is there a right and a wrong way to teach social media in schools? Some administrators think so. Many schools across the country have banned the use...
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A great article on how digital citizenship should be taught in schools.

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Why am I banned from following my teachers on Facebook and Twitter?

Why am I banned from following my teachers on Facebook and Twitter? | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Pupil-teacher interaction outside of the classroom is fraught with dangers, but Lizzie Deane, 16, can't understand why her Manchester school doesn't embrace social media.
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Internet safety - What is Internet Safety?

Internet safety - What is Internet Safety? | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Why is it important to stay safe online? The potential for the internet to be a valuable and fun resource for entertainment, making friends and learning is huge. But if you use the internet, you could be at risk of illegal activity or abuse - be it bullying, fraud or something more serious. Unlike seeing someone face to face, on the net, people aren't always what they first seem. In the same way you learn about safety when you leave the house, it is important to learn how to stay safe online. These are skills that will stay with you for life.
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The Making of Digital Citizens « The Global Classroom Project

The Making of Digital Citizens « The Global Classroom Project | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
It seems there is always more to consider from using images in our presentations to setting our privacy settings but we all agreed that we need to model strong digital citizenship for our students and explicitly teach them how to ...
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Resources for raising digitally healthy kids

Resources for raising digitally healthy kids | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
I tried to write a single piece on raising digital kids at home -- but childhood is just too epic a journey for a single piece. Still, the overall strategy for technology in the home is the same from

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
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How to Find Age-Appropriate Apps for Your Kids : Yoursphere for Parents – Helping Families Live Healthy Digital Lives

How to Find Age-Appropriate Apps for Your Kids : Yoursphere for Parents – Helping Families Live Healthy Digital Lives | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
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High tech gifts bring new concerns about Internet safety : The Martha's Vineyard Times

High tech gifts bring new concerns about Internet safety : The Martha's Vineyard Times | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Parents are advised to monitor their child's access to the Internet on smart phones, games, computers and tablets.
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How (And Why) Teenagers Hide Their Online Activity - Edudemic

How (And Why) Teenagers Hide Their Online Activity - Edudemic | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Most teens and students use the web for social networking, school research, and gaming. But did you know that many teens actually hide their online activities from their parents and others?
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Digital Citizenship k-6

Digital Citizenship k-6 | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Digital Citizenship is a suite of resources for early stage 1/stage 1, stage 2 and stage 3 students to support safe online behaviour. This resource includes game-based learning, lessons, videos, and parent and teacher support materials.

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Digital Citizenship is a suite of resources for early stage 1/stage 1, stage 2 and stage 3 students to support safe online behaviour. This resource includes game-based learning, lessons, videos, and parent and teacher support materials.

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Already use it for K-2 and it's brilliant!

Ra's curator insight, January 30, 2013 3:37 PM

Smooth presentation, putting understanding and decision making in the hands of students.

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17 Cartoon Videos Explaining the Internet and Internet Safety to Kids

17 Cartoon Videos Explaining the Internet and Internet Safety to Kids | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
One of their series of videos is all about the Internet and Internet safety for K-12 students. The series is called NetSafe and it has 17 episodes that were produced for the Utah Education Network. The videos are labeled with ...
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Microsoft Security PowerPoint Presentations

Microsoft Security PowerPoint Presentations | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Download free PowerPoint presentation templates from Microsoft that you can use to teach classes or groups about computer and Internet security.
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Digital Footprint

Digital Footprint | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
As more classrooms fill up with technology, so increases the need for our students to truly understand the concept of Digital Footprint. Some interesting resources and videos to teach students about digital footprint.
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Lost in Neverland: The Growth of Child Identity Theft | CSID

Lost in Neverland: The Growth of Child Identity Theft | CSID | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
One out of ten children is targeted for identity theft. Take a look at this infographic breaking down how eminent child identity theft is. #infographic
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Free Technology for Teachers: Find Great Public Domain Images on Pixabay

Free Technology for Teachers: Find Great Public Domain Images on Pixabay | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Public domain images for presentations and students multimedia projects.
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Digizen - Digicentral - Social networking detective

Digizen - Digicentral - Social networking detective | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Digizen - Internet Social Networking advice and guidance for young people, parents and teachers
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Class activity on appropriate behaviour on facebook & other social networing sites

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Digital Literacy and Citizenship Classroom Curriculum | Common Sense Media

Digital Literacy and Citizenship Classroom Curriculum | Common Sense Media | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Common Sense Media good place to start while teaching digital citizenship. http://t.co/SQWLqBor #vils2013 #edchat
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17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship | My K-12 Ed Tech Edition

17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship | My K-12 Ed Tech Edition | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Best practices now suggest that instead of cocooning students, we teach them to be good digital citizens, confident and competent in 17 areas:Deb Gardner's insight: Extensive list - anything missing?
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17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship

17 Topics to Teach K-8 About Digital Citizenship | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
This vast landscape of resources is offered digitally (more and more), freely (often), and equitably (hopefully), but to take that cerebral trek through the online world, children must know how to do it safely, securely, and responsibly. This used to mean limiting access to the internet, blocking websites, and layering rules upon rules hoping (vainly) that students would be discouraged from using an infinite and fascinating resource.
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Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Understanding how to use the internet has become a cornerstone issue for students. No longer do they complete their research on projects solely in the library. Now, there is a vast landscape of res...
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It's vital we teach social networking skills in school

It's vital we teach social networking skills in school | Digital Citizenship & eSafety | Scoop.it
Social networking, especially via Twitter and Facebook, has become a major part in modern life for many millions of people.
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