Digital Citizenship

Back in the days when technology lived in a computer lab, students were often advised on the narrow topics of cyber safety/internet safety as well as cyberbullying.

While still vital concepts, changes in technology use have given rise to a broader range of important concepts such as digital reputation, etiquette, copyright, health and wellness, and more.

These concepts are generally now defined as coming under the umbrella of digital citizenship.

Digital Citizenship Posts And Resources

To find out more about the best approach to teaching digital citizenship, check out my post from November, 2017

Teaching Digital Citizenship 10 Internet Safety Tips for Students | Cyber safety posters

I have also written a post about communicating with parents on the topics of technology use, digital citizenship and internet safety.

Working with families 10 Internet Safety tips for parents | cyber safety tips for students

Want to learn more about digital footprints? Check out this 2018 post that breaks down how to cover this important topic in the classroom.

Learn how to teach students of any age about digital footprints. There are lesson ideas and activities plus a printable poster that summarises 10 important things to know about digital footprints. Kathleen Morris | Primary Tech

Our teachers and schools need guidance too! Check out this July 2018 post with tips about internet safety and personal online conduct. Internet Safety Tips for Teachers Poster Kathleen Morris Primary Tech

These four posts all contain posters (PDF and PNG) which you are free to display, print, or share.

10 Digital Citizenship and Internet Safety tips for Parents Kathleen Morris | Primary Tech | Cyber safety online | Internet safety tips for students   10 Digital Citizenship and Internet Safety tips for Students Kathleen Morris Primary Tech | Cyber safety   10 Things To Know About Digital Footprints poster | Kathleen Morris | Primary Tech   Internet Safety Tips for Teachers Poster Kathleen Morris Primary Tech

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