Tag: Social Media Digital Citizenship

  • Twitter in Education

    Twitter is a social media platform that can be both safe and effective for learning and communicating, when used appropriately. Twitter is intended for two-way, open communication. However, when using it for class projects or classroom communication, teachers should consider adjusting the privacy settings on the account. Here are some suggestions: Safety First, it should…

  • Technology Awareness in the Primary Grades

    It is important for Educators to help students build a┬áPositive Online Presence. Especially with our younger and younger students who are becoming involved with the Internet and Social Media at growing rates. Most students have some kind of difficulty with self-management throughout childhood. But, this is to be expected with children. They simply lack the…

  • 10 Reasons to Educate Elementary Students about Social Media

      It is always interesting to me, to find out that more and more of our younger students are becoming involved with the Internet and Social Media. Due to their developmental age, most students have some kind of difficulty with self-management throughout childhood. But, this is to be expected with children. They simply┬álack the maturity,…

  • 12 Key Digital Citizenship Considerations

    Students of younger and younger ages students are becoming increasingly involved with the internet and social media. It is important for educators to help students navigate this world. However, it is also essential for educators to BE that good example for our students for the future. This could include setting up educational social media accounts…