Curriculum: Understanding YouTube & Digital Citizenship – Google in Education Overview We have devised an interactive curriculum aimed to support teachers of secondary students (approximately ages 13-17). The curriculum helps educate students on topics like: YouTube’s policies How to report content on YouTube How to protect their privacy online How to be responsible YouTube community members How to be responsible digital citizens
Resources for Digital Citizenship Possible Presenters Chuck Favata & from another response: We had Chuck Favata at our school and he was great. He also did an in service for all of our teachers. I would highly recommend him. I believe he is a former Council Rock School District teacher.The authors of Cyber Smarts Now on Power Library? cffdigitalcitizenship - Resources for Digital Citizenship
Published Online: December 8, 2011 By Robin L. Flanigan Stellar transcripts aside, students now have to worry about an increasing number of colleges peering at their social-networking pages online—and potentially denying their applications because of what they find there. Bad Online Behavior Jeopardizes Students' College Plans
Once Posted You Lose it
The Think Before You Post campaign
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Be Cyber Safe - Cyberproofing 101 - Internet Safety for Parents and Children
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Family Safety Center
A Parents' Guide to Facebook | Safety Advice Articles Welcome to the fully updated 2012 edition of A Parents’ Guide to Facebook (PDF)! It’s designed to help you understand what Facebook is and how to use it safely.
Marsali Hancock: Digital Citizenship for Today's Teens HuffPost High School and iKeepCurrent will explore digital citizenship: what it means to be an ethical, responsible and resilient digital citizen. Our partnership will provide a unique opportunity to include the youth voice often left silent in the online safety, security and ethics discussion. This is what we know: the way students interact with each other online profoundly affects how they perceive themselves and engage with others offline. The reality is that our young people meet and bond emotionally through their digital devices.
Web 2.0 Guru - The New 3 Rs R #1 - Responsibility Digital responsibility is one of the most critical Rs to expose, teach and model for our young impressionable digital learners to. Learning to be digitally responsible and ethical must be taught in today's classrooms. We can not expect our students to know and understand how to behave digitally responsible without formal and informal instruction. Consider this, schools teach children about the harmful effects of drugs, alcohol, sex so why are we not teaching them how to become responsible and ethical digital citizens? We should block the harmful explicit sites not meant for children, but we should not continue blocking sites that offer effective productive opportunities for them, but teach them to use them responsibly.
Blogs - DAILY INSIGHT: 15 digital citizenship resources for schools Nov 1 Written by: 11/1/2011 10:40 AM For School Leaders, Teacher Leaders and Families
You don't have to be running for president to care about your online reputation. Almost everything you do online is easy to track, especially when you're using social media sites. This infographic shows you how to manage your "e-reputation," perhaps saving you some embarrassment, or even your career. Protecting Your Online Reputation: 4 Things You Need to Know
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