Digital Skills Framework. Developing and publishing online books.
Net aware: Parents review kids' social networks, apps & games. Digital Citizenship Explained for Teachers. July 17, 2016 Today’s students spend a tremendous amount of time navigating the web.
Internet has become a central part of their everyday life; from socializing to doing research, digital natives are in a constant state of connectedness. Whether this has good or nefarious impact on students learning is out of the scope of this short post. What we are interested in is how students can use their online (and offline) time in a responsibly ethical way, a concept at the core of what is now known as Digital Citizenship.
In the visual below we created and shared a few years ago, we walk you through some key ideas in digital citizenship. This work is based on posts we have been publishing in ‘digital citizenship section’ here in EdTech and mLearning and on Jason Ohler’s book "Digital Community, Digital Citizen". Digitally enabling children and young people. Classroom Posters. Webonauts Internet Academy. Come play again later!
Come play again tomorrow! Through the Wild Web Woods - A game by the Council of Europe based on the Internet Literacy Handbook. AT&T Internet Safety Connections Game. Digital Passport by Common Sense Media. A THIN LINE, MTV's sexting, cyberbullying, digital dating abuse campaign : www.athinline.org. Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum – Know your web – Good to Know – Google.
At Google we believe in the power of education and the promise of technology to improve the lives of students and educators -- leading the way for a new generation of learning in the classroom and beyond.
But no matter what subject you teach, it is important for your students to know how to think critically and evaluate online sources, understand how to protect themselves from online threats from bullies to scammers, and to think before they share and be good digital citizens. Google has partnered with child safety experts at iKeepSafe, and also worked with educators themselves to develop lessons that will work in the classroom, are appropriate for kids, and incorporate some of the best advice and tips that Google's security team has to offer. Class 1: Become an Online Sleuth In this class, students will identify guidelines for evaluating the credibility of content online. We are always looking to improve these classes. Welcome. Welcome to the mobile version of thinkb4u.com To enjoy the full digital literacy experience check out thinkb4u.com on a computer or tablet. 01 Defanged Find out how much is too much when it comes to sharing information online. 02 Digital Distraction Discover if you've become addicted to your digital devices and when you should put them away. 03 Annoyifications Texting and IM'ing has become the new way to communicate, but often things get lost in translation. 04 Scams Learn to identify the tell-tale signs of an online scam and what to look out for. 05 Counterfeit Goods Follow some simple advice when shopping online to ensure you receive the product that was pitched 06 Cite A Site Educate yourself on properly citing a site.
Find out more about digital literacy and the partners behind this initiative.