Tech Leadership

Digital Citizen Toolkit Snaps

Introducing a new series!  Digital Citizen Toolkit Snaps. Digital Citizen Toolkit Snaps are shareable graphics for schools and organizations. Each image contains information supportive of positive and educational digital citizenship themes. Each snap offered promotes digital citizenship for students, families and the community. Each 'snap' will come with prompts such as a poll, discussion question… Continue reading Digital Citizen Toolkit Snaps

Social Media, Stakeholders and Community

Event Social Media – Making Connections

  Events held at your organization present unique opportunities to tell your story to the world. From going live to capturing terrific images, people learn all about your organization through event social media. As they flip through your images, a rich and endearing story is told. Have you ever gone online and happened to come… Continue reading Event Social Media – Making Connections

Social Media, Tools

Expand Conversation Reach – Embedding Twitter Timelines

The ability to carry social media conversations across media platforms can expand the reach of meaningful conversations! Twitter users or enthusiasts may at times wish to embed a timeline into their website. I have done this a number of times but just recently took a look at the many options available for doing this. You… Continue reading Expand Conversation Reach – Embedding Twitter Timelines

Digital Citizenship, DigitalCitizenToolkit

10 Ways to Strengthen Skills of Young Digital Citizens this Summer

The average summer break for students and educators stretches (often gloriously) for 8 to 12 weeks.  While summer provides an important time to recharge students’ and teachers’ batteries, it doesn’t mean that ongoing learning should stop. In fact, for many, the more leisurely pace of summer lends itself well to meaningful learning. While summer camps… Continue reading 10 Ways to Strengthen Skills of Young Digital Citizens this Summer

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Connected Educators, Digital Citizenship, DigitalCitizenToolkit, Professional Development, Tech Leadership

Introducing the 2019 Summer Series – Digital Citizen Toolkit

Though the school year has and summer break has begun, education for K-12 digital citizens doesn't have to take a vacation. With a wide array of online tools available on the topic, students and families can continue to improve as digital citizens even while enjoying summer vacation. Educators too can use this time to explore… Continue reading Introducing the 2019 Summer Series – Digital Citizen Toolkit

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Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment, Social Media, Tech Leadership

STREAM and Social Media – A Perfect Blend

Today's digital tools provide excellent means for sharing powerful student work. Created with digital tools, student work is augmented through communication and collaboration with others in digital spaces. One only has to view a school's website or social media account to see evidence of technology's impact in the classroom and a school's ability to share… Continue reading STREAM and Social Media – A Perfect Blend