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For and Against Using Social Media in the Classroom

An Argument Against Using Technology in the Classroom

     While the use of technology in the classroom grows, and can be a very positive learning tool, I don’t believe that there is a place for social media in education. 1,080 more words


MediaSmarts Enables Slacking

MediaSmarts enables slacking, and I mean that in the best possible way. What I mean is this: it has such a wide range of topics, grade and age specific information, and resources for parents and teachers that it immensely reduced the amount of preparation time needed before approaching a subject with their students or children. 372 more words


Monica Lewinsky "Patient Zero" of Cyberbullying Encourages Conversations About Digital Citizenship

Yesterday we were all amazed by the public re-emergence of the notorious Monica Lewinsky, and the eloquence with which she spoke at Forbes’ Under 30 Summit. 297 more words

Its A Woman's World

Wednesday, October 22nd

Complete the DO NOW in your DO NOW Interactive Log.

DO NOW – 10/22/14 A digital citizen is one who knows what is right and wrong, exhibits intelligent technology behavior, and makes good choices when using technology. 92 more words


MediaSmarts Incorporated Into Teaching

This week I explored the MediaSmarts Website. My initial thoughts about this website was that it is confusing. I found myself confused as to where I should go next as the menus and layout of the website were difficult to sort through. 404 more words

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Creating a Culture of Positive Digital Citizenship

My first session of the day is “Creating a Culture of Positive Digital Citizenship” by Matt Scully and Derrick Willard from Providence Day School. I had the privilege of visiting Providence Day last year when I was in North Carolina for a conference. 499 more words


Digital Literacy-Week of 10/20

This week you will complete Unit 1 in Common Sense Media.

The link to the lessons in this unit can be found here:

UNIT 1- MY DIGITAL LIFE… 39 more words

Digital Citizenship