Building Digital Citizens

An online Certificate class (18 CEUs)

Online self-paced Certificate class

13 digital citizenship topics discussed at three different levels--perfect for wherever you are in your learning. Class takes place on a dedicated private wiki. You move through topics at your own pace, self-assess your progress, ask questions as needed, and let us know when you’re done. At the end of this course, participants get 18 hours of professional development credit and a Certificate of Completion itemizing accomplishments.

13 of the most popular Digital Citizenship topics:

  • Copyrights, Fair Use, Public Domain
  • Cyberbullying
  • Digital Commerce
  • Digital Communications
  • Digital Footprint/Digital Privacy
  • Digital Rights and Responsibilities
  • Digital Search/Research
  • Images
  • Internet Safety
  • Netiquette
  • Passwords
  • Plagiarism
  • Social Media

Course Objectives

At the completion of this course, you will:

  1. Know how to blend digital citizenship into lesson plans
  2. Be comfortable in your knowledge of digital citizenship
  3. Have progressive steps to teach each topic: Introduction, Working on, and Mastered
  4. Be an advocate of safe, legal, and responsible use of the internet
  5. Exhibit a positive attitude toward using technology that supports collaboration, learning, and productivity
  6. Demonstrate personal responsibility for lifelong learning
  7. Exhibit leadership in teaching and living as a digital citizen

This course is designed for educators who:

  • Are responsible for digital citizenship ed in their school
  • Own the phrase, "If not me, who?"
  • Want to fix digital citizenship issues in their classes
  • Are confused by myths like, "If it's on the Internet, it's free"

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