Lesson plans and more to help your students recognize, respond to, and avoid online bullying.
Each act of cyberbullying hurts students, disrupts classrooms, and affects your school's culture and community. So how should you handle it? What should you do or say? And what can you do today that will help your students recognize, respond to, and avoid online bullying?
No matter how proactive you are, the reality is that students may still very well witness or experience cyberbullying. Acknowledging this and understanding how to deal with the aftermath is just as important as knowing how ... Read more
More and more U.S. schools are making classes on digital citizenship mandatory components of their curriculums. Several districts in San Joaquin County, CA, became the latest to follow suit, including ... Read more
Educators, if you’re coming to the International Society for Technology in Education conference in San Diego next week, be sure to check out both of our panels on digital citizenship in the classroom.
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Summer is upon us and with it, the infamous “summer slide.” You know, that time of year when school lets out and kids get a much needed, but occasionally regressive, break from their usual ... Read more
The term “digital divide” is receding in conversations, thanks to efforts by the government and policymakers to make broadband computers more accessible to low-income families. However, the ... Read more
Since its creation, almost four years ago, the app has revolutionized the way we play games, communicate, order takeout, and even exercise. However, for many students, building apps has become a tool to ... Read more
As we surf the Web, information is being collected about us. This is a modern phenomenon commonly referred to as “behavioral tracking,” and Mozilla Corporation CEO Gary Kovacs wants to provide ... Read more
Kids today are spending more time with digital media and mobile technology than ever before. In his new book, “Talking Back to Facebook: A Common Sense Guide to Raising Kids in the Digital ... Read more