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From milk bottles to iPads: what the next generation needs to know about their personal digital footprints...

It seems a baby can fall in love with the digital world as naturally as they love milk.  Before long they take their first footsteps with a milk bottle in one hand….and maybe an iPad in the other!   414 more words

Digital World

Web Presence

In 8th grade I couldn’t wait to get my first Facebook account. The idea of being able to connect with people was incredible to me. Prior to Facebook I had limited access to online communities besides a few childhood websites I felt there was very little of me online. 385 more words


Blogging Bound ~ My Students' First Digital Steps

MY BLOGGING BACKGROUND: My blogging adventures began in February 2009 when I was offered my own website through StudioPress.  At that time, I barely knew what a “blog” was much less what I was going to do with this site.    866 more words

Blogging In The Classroom

What is online authenticity?

What is online authenticity? How does one create an authentic presence on the web? As a public relations student, building my personal brand is something that is very important to understand. 585 more words

Narcissistic Teens & Helicopter Parents

As part of an assignment I am doing for my Masters degree, I am reading The App Generation by Howard Gardner and Katie Davis.  I am finding it really interesting that their evidence-based, American research certainly reflects my experience and the many conversations I have here in Australia with other teachers and parents. 572 more words

Teaching And Learning

Tell Your Story or Someone Else Will...

Participating in #satchat and #satchatwc via Twitter today has me reflecting on the different ways we should be using digital storytelling to tell our story as a school district, but more importantly, how we should be creating opportunities for students to tell the story.   562 more words