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Tuesday, June 17 • 11:15am - 12:15pm
Making a Better World: Digital Citizenship Resources for K-12

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Young people today grow up in a digital world with potential for communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creation. Yet schools face challenges with behavioral issues that arise from student use of technology, such as cyberbullying, inappropriate sharing, and plagiarism. Digital citizenship is an essential 21st century skill that enables students to be safe, responsible, and respectful participants in the digital world. Learn about Common Sense Media’s free, research-based curriculum and related resources that enable teachers to deliver targeted lessons across a range of topics. The curriculum is available online with videos, downloadable PDF lesson plans and worksheets, as well as interactive assessments. It is also available as a set of multi-touch iBooks Textbooks with Student Workbooks and Teacher Editions. Additional resources include Digital Passport, a suite of games for upper elementary students that teach important digital citizenship fundamentals. Digital Passport is available on the web, iOS, and on Google Play. Lastly, Common Sense Media’s Educate Families program provides schools with tools and resources to engage parents around responsible use of media and technology. Hear about implementation options, family engagement, and tips on how to build a positive, connected culture in your school._x000B__x000B_Common Sense Media Description:_x000B_Common Sense Media is dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.

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Amy Wilson

Senior Manager, Education Marketing, Common Sense Media
Common Sense Media provides resources to educators to empower students to harness the potential of technology for learning and life. Our K-12 Digital Literacy and Citizenship Curriculum, Digital Passport suite of games, and related materials, teach important lessons about how to behave safely and responsibly in our connected, digital world. Graphite, our website for educators, provides ratings and reviews of apps, games, and websites to help... Read More →


Tuesday June 17, 2014 11:15am - 12:15pm
Room 206

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