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Sign in - Google Accounts. EDUC 661 Student ePortfolios. Embedding Adobe Spark Video in Blogger. Written Reflection: Challenge 1. Due Mar 6 by 11:59pm Points 20 Submitting a website url 5 Steps to Completing This Assignment.

Written Reflection: Challenge 1

Write a post that includes the 5 elements listed below.Embed your Adobe Spark video into the blog post. Publish your post.Tweet the link with your post's title and these 3 hashtags: #EDUC661 #ConnectedEducator #PLNClick Submit Assignment and provide a link to that Tweet. Video Story: Challenge 1. Due Mar 6 by 11:59pm Points 20 Overview of Your Video Story You will create a video that is 1-2 minutes long using Adobe Spark Video.

Video Story: Challenge 1

In the video, you will convey a value that becoming a connected educator has brought to you. The audience of this video is other teachers. For Teachers. How To Set Up A Blog (From Scratch Using Blogger.com) Adding Links, Images, and Videos in Your Annotations – Hypothes.is Help Center. One of the neat things about web annotation and Hypothesis in particular is the ability of the annotator to include links, images, and videos in their annotations.

Adding Links, Images, and Videos in Your Annotations – Hypothes.is Help Center

We'd argue annotations simply look better when they are more media rich in this way. But it's also true that links and images/videos can help your arguments be more persuasive. What is a Global Digital Citizen and Why Does the World Need Them? One of the questions we’re asked most often is “what is a Global Digital Citizen?”

What is a Global Digital Citizen and Why Does the World Need Them?

Being a Global Digital Citizen is about more than just being a citizen of Earth. These are leaders, learners, and creators. It’s a way of living well in a world that’s changing fast, and showing others how to do the same. Carl Sagan once defined an ideal citizenry as people “with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.” Global Digital Citizens are concerned with connection and contribution.

13 Great Twitter Chats Every Educator Should Check Out. Education Twitter chats take place when a group of educators "meet" on Twitter at an agreed upon time, using an agreed upon hashtag, to discuss topics of interest in education.

13 Great Twitter Chats Every Educator Should Check Out

Twitter chats range from small discussions with only a few participants to huge conversations with dozens or even hundreds of educators taking part! They provide a unique opportunity for educators to discuss specific topics of interest and connect with colleagues around the world. The word from educators in the trenches is that these chats are making a profound difference in how educators are improving their professional practice, providing ideas, resources and inspiration in ways never thought possible. Interested in giving Twitter chats a try? 8 Tips for Great Blog Posts – MICHELLE PACANSKY-BROCK.

My Advanced Teaching with Technology students, who are teachers, are starting their own blog.

8 Tips for Great Blog Posts – MICHELLE PACANSKY-BROCK

As I guide them through becoming bloggers, I have been reminded of how distinct blogging is from academic writing. I’m writing this post to support my students, as well as other educators venturing into blogging. The Educator’s Guide to Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons.

The Edublogs support team regularly receives complaints and official requests to remove copyrighted content that users have placed on blogs.

The Educator’s Guide to Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons

The legal jargon with respect to digital copyrights can be confusing – especially since different countries have their own laws and regulations. Understanding digital copyright is an essential skill we need to understand and teach our students. With this post, we hope to dispel a few myths and pull together a complete list of resources for teachers and students to use when blogging and working with content online. This post was originally written by Ronnie Burt, on the Edublogger, on Feb, 2012. It’s been re-written with content and comments from the original post combined with updated content by Sue Waters. Digital Citizenship and Digital Literacy - Netsafe: Supporting New Zealand internet users.

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Digital Citizenship and Digital Literacy - Netsafe: Supporting New Zealand internet users

Nial Bradshaw The widespread adoption of technology and our increasing use of digital platforms means that every New Zealander needs to know how to model responsible behaviours as successful ‘digital citizens’ in real-world contexts. Anyone using the internet should understand how good citizenship values apply online and NetSafe works with educators and families alike to help develop skills and knowledge around this concept. Essential elements of digital citizenship.