With technology being ever present in the classroom, teachers need to be teaching digital citizenship. What is it? Why is it important? How do I go about teaching it to my students? All of these questions are going to be answered in this five part series all about digital citizenship. Let’s start with What is Digital Citizenship?
What is Digital Citizenship?
First, let’s discuss some terms that are important to know when discussing digital citizenship.
“… students must be active, creative, knowledgeable, and ethical
participants in our globally networked society.”
(U.S. Department of Education, 2010)