Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup

A collection of articles, videos, and other resources on internet safety, cyberbullying, digital responsibility, and media and digital literacy.

August 19, 2011         Updated October 21, 2015

Digital Responsibility

  • The Basics of Open Technology by Ira Socol (2015): From abundant tools and smart budgeting to accessibility and trust, the Albemarle County Public Schools district maintains a tech program that leverages digital literacy for all students.
  • Five-Minute Film Festival: Are We Addicted to Technology? by Amy Erin Borovoy (2014): Can’t put your device down? Obsessing over social media? You may want to dig in to this playlist of videos and resources to help educators, parents, and students reflect on their relationship with technology.
  • Common Core in Action: Teaching Online Ethics by Heather Wolpert-Gawron (2014): A look at a key element of digital citizenship—responsible use of intellectual property—and the eighth-grade Common Core standard for gathering, using, and attributing relevant information.
  • Five-Minute Film Festival: Copyright and Fair Use for Educators by Amy Borovoy (2013): In K–12 education, it’s a challenge to navigate the copyright and fair use waters. What can educators use? How can they use it? We have some fun, engaging videos to help teachers and students understand this confusing subject.

Media and Digital Literacy

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