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A Free Resource for News Literacy

The ability to discern what is fact and what is opinion seems to be more in demand today than ever. Regardless of politics, it is important to develop news literacy. And that is a skill that must be taught; it is not developed naturally on its own. So how can educators ensure that their students…  learn more

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Cybercivics: Digital Citizenship

What is digital citizenship?  The short answer is this. Digital Citizenship is “the safe and responsible use of digital tools.” But digital citizenship is really much, much more. Teach your students to navigate a tech-filled world. Get Cyber Civics Certified and try seven of our award-winning digital citizenship lesson plans for free.  learn more

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Cyberwise

Learn about everything from TikTok to Snapchat on our Learning Hubs,  take a FREE Digital Citizenship Course for Parents or Educators, ask for a Presentation.  Join us for our next Cyberwise Chat! This is the companion site to Cyber Civics, the most comprehensive middle school digital literacy curriculum you'll find!  learn more

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Digital Citizenship Course

CyberCivics Helping Kids Build a Healthy Relationship with Technology  learn more

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Digital Citizenship Using Technology to Solve Tough Problems

Digital citizenship is a skill that has to be practiced. We can’t be telling kids what not to do all the time. We have to be actually talking to them about what digital skills they want to be developing, says ISTE CEO Richard Culatta. This is an important aspect of edtech.  learn more

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Digital Citizenship Week

Common Sense  October 23-31, 2022 Help students reflect on how their digital lives impact their social and emotional well-being in three simple steps.  learn more

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Everything You Need to Teach Digital Citizenship

Common Sense: Help students take ownership of their digital lives. All students need digital citizenship skills to participate fully in their communities and make smart choices online and in life. Our award-winning K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum: Addresses top concerns for schools. Prepares students with critical 21st-century skills. Supports educators with training and recognition. Engages the whole community through family…  learn more

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Media Smarts Lessons & Resources

MediaSmarts is a Canadian not-for-profit charitable organization for digital and media literacy. Our vision is that children, youth and trusted adults have the critical thinking skills to engage with media as active and informed digital citizens. Through our work we support adults with information and tools so they can help children and teens develop the…  learn more

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NetSmartz Kids: Be Safer Online

Play Cloud Quest, an interactive safety adventure! Read e-books and download fun printable activities!  learn more

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News and Media Literacy Resource Center

Prepare your students for tomorrow's headlines with our free news & media literacy activities and inquiry-based lessons lessons.  learn more

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Nine Elements of Digital Citizenship

The updated Digital Citizenship definition - Digital citizenship is the continuously developing norms of appropriate, responsible, and empowered technology use. -To lead and assist others in building positive digital experiences -To recognize that our actions have consequences for others -To participate in a manner for the common good  learn more

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OER Commons: Cyber Citizenship Collection

This endorseent is the mark of approval for inclusion in the Cyber Citizenship Hub. These resources have been vetted by the Cyber Citizenship team.  learn more

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Teaching Digital Citizenship

InCtrl is a series of free standards-based lessons that teach key digital citizenship concepts. These lessons, for students in grades 4-8, are designed to engage students through inquiry-based activities, and collaborative and creative opportunities.  learn more

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Technology Literacy: Digital Citizenship

Technological Literacy examines the knowledge and ability to use technology in a responsible manner. Is it possible that digital piracy is helping the success of Game of Thrones? Why are websites getting rid of their comment sections? How does fake news spread? Use the resources in Technological Literacy to encourage students to develop their own…  learn more

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What Are The Best Examples Of Good Digital Citizenship?

What is good digital citizenship? Previously, we’ve offered a definition of digital citizenship in the past. Below, we offer some specific examples of good digital citizenship. From communicating with on social media with clarity and respect to respecting other’s privacy to thinking critically and carefully about ideas and conversations and events before responding or contributing, practicing good…  learn more

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What Should Every Student Know In A Digital World?

In an increasingly connected and digital world, the things a student needs to know are indeed changing—fundamental human needs sometimes drastically redressed for an alien modern world. Just as salt allowed for the keeping of meats, the advent of antibiotics made deadly viruses and diseases simply inconvenient, and electricity completely altered when and where we slept…  learn more