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Murphy Ppt.Digital Citizenship In Our Schools

  1. 1. Digital Citizenship in Our Schools CSE 627 Online Presentation November 2008 Kevin Murphy
  2. 2. Why Digital Citizenship? <ul><li>Billions interact using technologies and social networking sites </li></ul><ul><li>Society expects accepted ways while interacting with others </li></ul><ul><li>Who tackles the responsibility to influence safe use of net? </li></ul><ul><li>What age do we begin lessons? </li></ul><ul><li>Lessons learned extend into the workplace. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Nine Themes of Digital Citizenship <ul><li>Digital Etiquette – electronic standards of conduct or </li></ul><ul><li>procedures within a culture. </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Communication – electronic exchange of </li></ul><ul><li>information </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Literacy – process of teaching and learning </li></ul><ul><li>about technology and the use of it . </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Access – full electronic participation in society . </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Digital Commerce – electronic buying and selling of goods. </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Law – electronic responsibility for actions and deeds . </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Rights & Responsibilities – those freedoms extend </li></ul><ul><li>to everyone in a digital world . </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Health & Wellness – physical and psychological well </li></ul><ul><li>-being in a digital technology world . </li></ul>Nine Themes continued…
  5. 5. Digital Communication Issues <ul><li>Internet social </li></ul><ul><li>networks </li></ul><ul><li>Cell phone & Email </li></ul><ul><li>platforms </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Definition: </li></ul><ul><li>Digital citizenship is the practical and informed behavior students </li></ul><ul><li>learn when using technology appropriately. </li></ul><ul><li>It is a way to prepare students for a society of technology </li></ul><ul><li>Citizenship includes understanding… </li></ul><ul><li>Flaming </li></ul><ul><li>On-line fighting </li></ul><ul><li>Credit card scams </li></ul><ul><li>Law breaking activities </li></ul><ul><li>Passing inappropriate material </li></ul><ul><li>Copyright infringement </li></ul><ul><li>File sharing </li></ul><ul><li>Putting people in jeopardy </li></ul>
  7. 7. Citizenship continued <ul><li>Cyber bullying </li></ul><ul><li>Making threats </li></ul><ul><li>Exchanging information </li></ul><ul><li>Online social sites </li></ul><ul><li>Plagiarism </li></ul><ul><li>Uploading music illegally </li></ul><ul><li>Exchanging explicit photographs </li></ul><ul><li>Drug culture and other illegal activities </li></ul><ul><li>Online solicitation </li></ul>
  8. 8. Digital Rights & Responsibilities
  9. 9. Schools Role <ul><li>Set policy with use of </li></ul><ul><li>electronics & internet </li></ul><ul><li>Parental involvement </li></ul><ul><li>Policies highlighted </li></ul><ul><li>Engage students in </li></ul><ul><li>positive reasons </li></ul><ul><li>Technology or </li></ul><ul><li>Business classes </li></ul><ul><li>instruct to outcomes </li></ul>
  10. 10. Decisions - Decisions <ul><li>Guided by policy </li></ul><ul><li>Mentored, Guided & </li></ul><ul><li>Monitored </li></ul>
  11. 11. Parental Involvement <ul><li>Form partnerships (educators, parents & law enforcement) </li></ul><ul><li>Stay influential by spending time with kids and sharing potential </li></ul><ul><li>risks </li></ul><ul><li>Model appropriate behavior. </li></ul><ul><li>Restrict certain access with software and internet. </li></ul><ul><li>Avoid “loosening” the tethers . </li></ul><ul><li>Subscribe to online blogs that share about scams, online predators </li></ul><ul><li>and inappropriate solicitations </li></ul><ul><li>Remain curious about your child’s internet contacts </li></ul><ul><li>Ask questions and stop activity that violates established policies. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Parental Involvement continued <ul><li>Avoid “loosening” the tethers . </li></ul><ul><li>Subscribe to online safety blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Become aware of scams and inappropriate solicitations </li></ul><ul><li>Remain curious about your child’s internet contacts </li></ul><ul><li>Ask questions and stop activity that violates established </li></ul><ul><li>policies. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Useful Resources for Web Literacy Provides many options from safety to reporting illegal activities. Provides explanations for parents teaching internet literacy to their kids. Tips for parents and advice to be pro-active while kids are online. Provides educators and parents examples of web practices and responsibilities.
  14. 14. Works Cited North Santiam Student Handbook Stayton, Oregon c 2007 National Educational Technology Standards: Digital Citizenship: Online Safety: