List Headline Image
Updated by Debra Norton on Feb 18, 2017
Debra Norton Debra Norton
75 items   18 followers   57 votes   140 views

Digital Citizenship

5 Excellent Videos to Teach Your Students about Digital Citizenship

Edutopia is one of my favourite educational web resources . Today while I was checking its Five Minute Film Festival page I came across a link that took me to their YouTube channel where I found a treasure trove of interesting videos on digital citizenship and because digital citizenship is one of the important themes in this blog, I decided to handpick some of the clips that grabbed my attention and share them with you below , you can also check the entire list here.

But before that, let me share with you this concise and to-the-point definition that Amy gave to digital citizenship :

Connected, but alone? | Sherry Turkle As we expect more from technology, do we expect less from each other? Sherry Turkle studies how our devices and online personas are redefi...

Teachers, students and social media: Where is the line?

Some teachers want to use Facebook and Twitter as teaching tools, yet concern for appropriate boundaries remain.

5 Reasons You Should Be Teaching Digital Citizenship

5 reasons you should be teaching about Digital Citizenship.

The Challenges of Raising a Digital Native | Devorah Heitner, Ph.D. | TEDxNaperville

Often these days, we worry about our children on the internet. We teach them a long list of dos and don’ts and hope they turn out to be effective communicato...

You’re Being Watched Online

Yes, everything you do online is being tracked. | See more about Is Being, Anonymous and Everything.

What Your Students Really Need to Know About Digital Citizenship

Teach your students about the "9 Key Ps" of digital citizenship as you help them acquire both proactive and experiential knowledge of the online world. | See more about Digital Citizenship, Citizenship and Student.

Digital Citizenship

I want to thank you for sharing you approach to teaching this important lesson. By having students create their own footprint, they were forced to examine their opinions about what kinds of personal information should be posted online. Drawing their own physical footprint really sends home the message that once something is posted online, it can never be deleted. I particularly enjoyed your example list of the kinds of things student's wanted linked to their names. This looks like it was a lot of fun for everyone!Julia @

Digital Citizenship Week 2016 | Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media improves the lives of kids and families by providing independent reviews, age ratings, & other information about all types of media.

Digital Citizenship "Pathway"

Ways to Develop Digital Literacy #infographic | See more about Digital Literacy, Literacy and Digital Citizenship.

Digital Citizenship Interactive Bulletin Board

The newest addition outside the media center is an interactive bulletin board with a digital citizenship theme. I added icons of popular apps for the kids to figure out. I included QR codes for a Digital Etiquette Quiz, an Anti-Cyberbullying video, a public service announcement warning against online predators, and a video on the permanence…

9 resources for teaching digital citizenship

Most educators recognize the need for digital citizenship, but many are at a loss for how to teach it. Here are some resources to help.

The New Librarian: Leaders in the Digital Age

Accelerating Innovation in Education

WITS > WITS for Schools

A great visual step-by-step guide teaching kids strategies to respond to #cyberbullying. | See more about Teaching Kids, Bullying and Teaching.

10 Digital Citizenship Resources - Web in the Classroom Part 3

Every school needs to have a plan for effectively teaching Digital Citizenship. View this selection of effective and up to date resources compiled by Mike Gorman. 

You’re Being Watched Online

Yes, everything you do online is being tracked.

Why parents should educate their kids about tech

How young is too young for a child to have a cell phone?

Internet Safety - Newsround Caught In The Web (9 Feb 2010) Internet Safety - Newsround Caught In The Web (9 Feb 2010)

Digital Citizenship

Show students the parallels between traditional citizenship and digital citizenship with this infographic | Click the image to view further details or buy a full color poster | See more about Citizenship, Digital Citizenship and Infographic.

Digital Citizenship

This was a great, attention grabbing video about citizenship that is short, sweet, and to the point.Geared towards children. | See more about Citizenship, Digital Citizenship and Videos.

encouraging digital citizenship

An interesting acronym that could easily be printed and posted in classrooms as a reminder. | See more about Digital Citizenship, Citizenship and Classroom.

Digital Citizenship Infographic

Infographic perfect for middle or high.

Free Technology for Educators

Classroom Posters and Resources for Teaching Students about Digital Citizenship.

Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup

Check out Edutopia's collection of articles, videos, and other resources on internet safety, cyberbullying, digital responsibility, and media and digital literacy.