Digital Citizenship

Self-Image & Identity

Digital Citizenship

When you navigate through the digital world safely, responsibly, and respectfully.


Online Ethic

A set of principles and morals governing peoples behavior, when it comes to the internet and digital devices.


Digital Medias role

As a high school student, digital media plays a big role in your life. You spend a lot of time on your social media and that makes you become isolated from the world around you. Some think that by having a digital media you become more sociable, because you are able to communicate with people they don't see everyday. Most high school students uses digital media to stay in contact with friends, post pictures of themselfs and others, and keep up with what their friends are doing.

Perspectives on Social Media

Digital Footprint & Reputation

Digital footprint

All of the information about a person that can be found online.


Consequences

The effect of something that happened earlier.


Consequences for posting online

By posting inappropriate or negative comments online, you could get yourself in serious trouble, and you could hurt others. Right when you post something inappropriate or when you make a negative comment, you hurt someone. It might not show on the person right away, but it is there. The stuff you put out online will forever be there to be found by others so when you have to search for a job on day, they can look you up on google, and see all the things that you posted and what others posted about you. So think before you post.

Feeling on Display

Relationships & Communication

Image

A representation of someone or something.


Double Standard

A rule that is unfairly applied to different groups of people.


Pros and cons of meeting people online

Meeting new people is mostly a good thing. Whether you meet them in reality or you meet them online. But sometime meeting people online is a bad thing, they might not be who they say they are. Many people makes up a fake profil and pretends to be someone they aren't. And if you and the person you met online decides to meet up in real life, you might end up getting yourself hurt, because they weren't who you thought they were.

Emma's Story - Cyberbullied by a Best Friend

Cyberbullying

Target

A person who is the object of an intentional action.


Upstander

A person who supports and stand up for someone else.


Bystander

A person who passively stand by and observes without getting involved


Offender

A person who intentionally commits acts to hurt or damage someone.


Importance of being an upstander

When people are getting bullied it is important for you to stand up for them. You might not know the person who are getting bullied, but the is not an excuse for you not to help them. The target might be battling a lot of problems at home or with themselfs, so by being bullied it might push them over the edge. There are so many people who kills themselfs because they can't handle being bullied. So it is important for you to stand up and help.

THE CYBER BULLYING VIRUS