KIND OF TECHNOLOGY BLOGS -WIKIS PODCAST -YOUTUBE VIDEO CAMERA -DIGITAL CAMERA EMAIL -ASSESSMENT TOOLS
RULESWhen you are teachingor using technologythere are legal rules andetiquette rules thatshould be followed.
LEGALBefore using any form of technology in school the teacher and the student should sign an acceptable use policy.Teachers and students should be aware of the copyright laws for educational material. -only enough copies for class use -how to cut and paste pictures, graphs and quotes. Giving appropriate credit to the owners of the material.
Preview all videos before showing. Check for inappropriate pictures and language. Preview all podcast for language use and information. Preview wikis for language, age appropriate material being discussed and truthful information. Keep passwords private Always log off of a computer when you walk away for any reason.
ETIQUETTE Technology etiquette should be used at work as well as at home. The phrase Netiquette has been coined to use when referring to internet etiquette.
Remember that there is a human that has to read what you publish or send. Spell check Grammar check Consider others feelings Keep everything professional *Treat people the way you want to be treated*
REFERENCES -ITS (2010). information technology services. [ONLINE] Available at: www.its.noctrl.edu. [Last Accessed march 23,2012].- Edutopia (2011). technology today. [ONLINE] Available at: http://edutopia.org/blog/technology-inte. [Last Accessed march 22, 2012].- ITS (2010). netiquette. [ONLINE] Available at: http://albion.com/netiquette. [Last Accessed march 23,2012].