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EdShelf Anyone?

Have you all heard of EdShelf? I almost feel like there is already a chrome extension that does this but I think the site serves its purpose to keep sources organized. I quickly started an account and created my first “Shelf” of resources. Here it is:  

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Digital Citizenship Final Reflection

I think that what I learned most about digital citizenship is that it is a topic that covers a lot of ground and that it is a very delicate and important –essential– educational technology aspect. I think the biggest accomplishment in the course was to come to the realization that this is a latent issue […]

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Digital Citizenship and Digital Communication

Digital Citizenship and Digital Communication Digital Citizenship can be defined as the norms of appropriate, responsible behavior with regard to technology use. (Ribble, 2011). Similarly, a digital citizen must have some characteristics such as understand human, cultural, and societal issues related to technology and practice legal and ethical behavior; advocate and practice safe, legal, and […]

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Digital Citizenship Mantra

Digital citizenship involves using technology competently and with responsibility.

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Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying is a digital epidemic. It is a binary malice that I assure you, was not part of the plan when creators of the internet were thinking of connecting people. Its consequences are deadly and we as scholastic leaders we have to be constantly reminding ourselves and those we serve that the problem is latent and […]

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Copyright

As educators we have to remember that effective use of intellectual property is a must and there are several tools that can guide us. But first, we have to make it a point to check our workflows and pipelines that deal with copyright and avoid falling short of what is required from us legally and […]

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Digital Citizenship

This week made me think about our binge of online life and our digital footprint and how we are going to have an impact guiding young learners and I have considered what are going to be the scenarios that we are going to have to deal with as technology moves forward. We have to be […]

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Digital Citizenship

Considering I hope to be a leader of opinion in technology education, I am glad I am directed to think about digital citizenship. Collectively, we must understand the concept of a digital citizen as a result of a change in the way we interact. We have developed an ecosystem that offers content, interaction, and access.  If […]

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