Digital Citizenship Integration Across the Whole School

Digital Citizenship Integration Across the Whole School

As we know, technology integration into learning is pervasive in a large number of schools around the world. For those schools who have not embraced technology or are early in their journeys, technology is still ubiquitous in the world that students inhabit. However, a majority of our technology efforts focus on teaching and learning, which specific attention on classroom based learning activities. This has led […]

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Embedding Digital Citizenship School-wide Including Integration Across All Subjects and Grade Levels – EARCOS 16

Embedding Digital Citizenship School-wide Including Integration Across All Subjects and Grade Levels – EARCOS 16

[PDF] Embedding Digital Citizenship School-wide Including Integration Across All Subjects and Grade Levels – EARCOS 16 In this session, we discuss integrating Digital Citizenship across subjects, grades, and year levels school-wide. We talk about leveraging Common Sense Media to certify teachers as Digital Citizenship Educators as a way of creating common language around Digital Citizenship across the school. This session was presented at the EARCOS […]

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TIEOnline: Digital Citizenship as a Bridge to Contemporary Teaching and Learning

TIEOnline: Digital Citizenship as a Bridge to Contemporary Teaching and Learning

I had the pleasure of writing a featured article for The International Educator, a worldwide publication for international schools. My article, Digital Citizenship as a Bridge to Contemporary Teaching and Learning, outlines how the focal areas of Digital Citizenship can be used to connect contemporary skills with traditional content based learning. Click here to read the full article (subscription required).

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Email Guidelines for Students and Faculty

Email Guidelines for Students and Faculty

Email Guidelines for Students and Faculty Category: Communications [PDF] Communications – Email Guidelines for Students and Faculty – Matt Harris,Ed.D. Email guidelines for schools. Though email is an antiquated communication medium, we use it in schools quite a bit to connect to students, parents, and staff members. Since email is an art, not a science, we offer these guidelines to staff and students as a […]

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Internet Safety Scenarios for Middle and High School Students

Internet Safety Scenarios for Middle and High School Students

Internet Safety Scenarios for Middle and High School Students Category: Digital Citizenship [PDF]Digital Citizenship for Students – Internet Safety Scenarios – Matt Harris, Ed.D. Internet Safety Scenarios. Internet safety, personal information protection, and personal conduct online are critical elements of Digital Citizenship. As students spend more time online, they will encounter people and situations that will be difficult to handle. It is important that they […]

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Parenting in the Digital World – Primary School – 2015 British School of Jakarta

[PDF] Parenting in the Digital World – Primary School – 2015 British School of Jakarta – Matt Harris, Ed.D In the second of two Cybersafety talks I gave to parents, we talked about parenting challenges and considerations of Primary Aged Students. The talks discusses ergonomics, screen time, best practices at home, digital citizenry, inappropriate information, cyberbullying and personal safety. It ends with further reading and […]

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Parenting in the Digital World – Secondary School – 2015 British School of Jakarta

[PDF] Parenting in the Digital World – Secondary School – 2015 British School of Jakarta – Matt Harris, Ed.D In the first of two Cybersafety talks I gave to parents, we talked about parenting challenges and considerations of Secondary Aged Students. The talks discusses ergonomics, access, online identity, digital citizenry, social media, cyberbullying and personal safety. It ends with further reading and resources for parents.

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Digital Citizenship is the Bridge to Contemporary Teaching and Learning

Digital Citizenship is the Bridge to Contemporary Teaching and Learning

I have vivid memories of my doctoral studies when we talked about the antiquated educational approach of putting students in rows. The practice was designed to acculturate and prepare future factory workers. It was used as a counter example to the needs of good teaching practice in the 21st century. Of course, we never talked about the reality of contemporary society and the fact that […]

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Parenting in the Digital World – A Curriculum for Teaching Parents about Cybersafety, Digital Citizenship, and Effective Computer Use – 2015 Lausanne Learning Institute

[PDF]2015 LLI – Parenting in the Digital Age –  A Curriculum for Teaching Parents about Cybersafety, Digital Citizenship, and Effective Computer Use – Matt Harris, EdD I have done quite a few presentations to parents on Cybersafety and Parening in the Digital World. In this presentation, I outline my approach to working with parents and I offer the presentation materials I use in my sessions. […]

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Parenting in the Digital World – Secondary School – 2015 GESS Talks

[PDF] 2015 GESS – Parenting in the Digital World – Secondary School – Matt Harris, EdD In the second of two Cybersafety talks I gave to parents, we talked about parenting challenges and considerations of Secondary Aged Students. The talks discusses ergonomics, access, online identity, digital citizenry, social media, cyberbullying and personal safety. It ends with further reading and resources for parents.

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