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Category Archives: Digital Citizenship

9 Traits of Good Digital Citizens – Brilliant or Insane

21st-century classrooms can’t underestimate the value of digital citizenship. Here are 9 traits of good digital citizens you can share with your students. Source: See on – Digital Literacies

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Teaching Digital Citizenship through Scenarios (Blog Posts).

Once I decided I was going to teaching Digital Citizenship to my 6-8 middle school students it’s was brought to my attention of producing student reflections & insights through creating blog posts on teacher given scenarios. This is a great methodology that allows teachers to see students reflections, insights, as well as allowing students to […]

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Administrators: How to Model Digital Leadership | Spin Education

Too often, I hear about administrators asking teachers to use technology without proper instruction or implementation. All the while, many of those administrators have little or no clue about the same technology—even as they advertise its classroom use to parents, board members, and prospective students. Source: See on – Digital Literacies

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The “New and Improved” Digital Citizenship Survival Kit

I have been thinking about some “new” items I could add to my original Digital Citizenship Kit that I created last year.  Like I said in that blog post, I love using props when teaching.  Source: See on – Digital Literacies

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Standards For Digital Citizenship In Graphic Form

These standards are broken down into 5 categories for students, teachers, administrators, coaches, and computer science educators. According to wikipedia (don’t judge us), this process started in earnest in the late 1990s, and the result today is comprehensive–which leads us to the above graphic from the simplycurious wiki.


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Rights and Responsibilities of Digital Citizens

See on – Digital Literacies As the space in which students now “live” has moved into a digital world, the concept of citizenship has once again been on my mind. And a familiar pattern is emerging as I see examples of users/citizens, both young and old, not fully understanding the responsibilities associated with membership. […]

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Curriculum: Understanding YouTube & Digital Citizenship – Google in Education

See on – Digital Fluency 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 policiesHow to report content on YouTubeHow to protect their privacy onlineHow to be responsible YouTube community membersHow to be responsible digital citizens We hope […]

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Introduction To Digital Citizenship Starter Kit

See on – Blended Learning Lab This introduction provides a one-page overview, poster, and getting started lesson. Please go to the Collection area for the full kit – including activities/lessons for Elementary, Middle, and High. See on

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