In one word, describe what digital citizenship means to you?
Respect the intellectual property of others Be aware of online security & privacy Be mindful of your online reputation
Being a digital citizen
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Digital Ethics: the moral principles that guide behavior in digital contexts such as online interactions, data collection, and using digital tools. Digital Rights and Responsibilities: the rights and responsibilities of individuals when using digital technologies, such as respecting the privacy of others, understanding the legal implications of online activities, and protecting intellectual property. Online Safety: strategies for staying safe online, such as recognizing online scams and cyberbullying, using strong passwords, and understanding how to protect personal information.
In 2009, the first digital citizenship curriculum was created by a group of educators and technology professionals. The Digital Citizenship Institute was established in 2018 to provide resources and training to educators and students. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) launched the Global Digital Citizenship Initiative in 2017 to promote digital citizenship and education worldwide.
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Work together in pairs: What is one way you can use digital tools to promote responsible citizenship in your community?
How can we ensure that our online behavior reflects the values and principles of good digital citizenship, such as respect, responsibility, and safety?
What are three steps that you can take to practice responsible digital citizenship?
What are some examples of good digital citizenship practices?
- Protecting personal information, respecting others online, using technology responsibly
- Sharing personal information online, cyberbullying others, spending too much time online
What are the potential consequences of poor digital citizenship?
- Improved social skills and communication
- Cyberbullying, identity theft, legal issues
- Increased productivity and efficiency at work
How can individuals be good digital citizens in social media platforms?
- By posting anything they want because freedom of speech is protected by law.
- By criticizing other people's posts if they disagree with them.
- By being respectful to others' opinions, avoiding sharing fake news or rumors and reporting bullying or harassment.
Why is it important to teach students about digital citizenship in schools?
- Because it helps students get better grades.
- To help them become responsible users of technology and prepare them for their future lives as adults.
- Because schools have a lot more money than other institutions so they should spend it on something.
What is digital citizenship?
- The study of digital media
- The responsible use of technology and internet
- The ownership of digital devices
What is the most important thing you have learned today??