Digital Citizenship

By: Sarina Smith

Digital Citizenship

  • Definition- Behavior over the internet, Responsible user
  • Buying and selling online for virtual worlds and games

Digital Citizenship #2

Online Buying

Online Selling

Media Purchases online such as ITunes

Cyber Bullying

  • Nearly 43% of kids have been bullied online. 1 in 4 has had it happen more than once.
  • 68% of teens agree that cyber bullying is a serious problem.
  • Cyber bullying is the use of technology to harass, threaten, embarrass, or target another person. By definition, it occurs among young people.

Cyber Bullying #2

  • About 75% of students admit they have visited a website bashing another student.
  • Bullying victims are 2 to 9 times more likely to consider committing suicide

Digital Footprint and Reputation

  • It is hard to keep a good digital footprint because everything you do online will never be deleted.You can do anything to get things erased but they never will be erased.
  • About 38% of all college applicants were negatively affected when colleges looked at there footprint.
  • About 33% of colleges research your Digital Footprint

Digital Footprint and Reputation #2

  • Use Privacy Settings
  • Keep A List Of Accounts
  • Don’t Over-share
  • Use a Password Keeper
  • Google Yourself
  • Monitor linking accounts

Positive Digital Presence Importance

  • Its good for your future.
  • ex: School, Jobs, and Sports.
Oversharing - Digital Citizenship