Layer by layer: Unpacking the skills behind a digital citizen
October 24, 2023 6:00 PM EDT
In this one-hour webinar, we’re diving into the skills every kid needs for the digital world. Join us for tangible ways you can strengthen digital citizenship in your class, no matter what subject you teach.
Frequently asked questions about digital citizenship
What is digital citizenship?
Digital citizenship is the responsible use of technology by students. It encompasses digital literacy, online ethics, and safe behavior, ensuring students know how to respect themselves and others in the online world
When is digital citizenship week 2023?
Digital citizenship week kicks off Monday, October 16th and ends on Sunday October 22nd.
Why is digital citizenship important to teach in school?
Proper digital citizenship training ensures students use technology safely, ethically, and responsibly. It equips them with skills to combat cyberbullying, maintain a positive digital footprint, protect their information, and discern credible online resources.
What are the digital citizenship competencies?
Understanding and effectively using digital tools
Practicing respectful online communication
Digital Footprint Awareness
Recognizing the long-lasting nature of online actions
Cyberbullying Recognition and Reporting
Identifying and standing against online bullying
Understanding the importance of protecting personal information online
Ethical Online Behavior
Recognizing the rights and responsibilities of online actions, such as copyright rules
Safe Online Interactions
Knowing how to interact safely with others online and recognizing potential online danger