Teaching Social Media Safety & Digital Citizenship

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 38
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What is Digital Citizenship? - Definition & Themes

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If you need to teach your students how to safely use social media and become a responsible digital citizen, this course is for you. These effective teacher resources include lessons, strategies and materials that can help you show your students the essentials of safe online communication.
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Ch 1. Digital Citizenship & Social Media Safety {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237765].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Digital Citizenship? - Definition & Themes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63395].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63395].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Digital Citizenship: Teaching Responsible Use of Technology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48123].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48123].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Social Media and Online Communities: Popularity, Use & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27835].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27835].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - How to Stay Safe on Social Media Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237769].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237769].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Practical Application: Staying Safe on Social Media
Lesson 6 - Social Media Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - What is Social Media? - Definition, Use & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Promoting Positive Online Communication {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237771].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Understanding and Teaching the Digital Generation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Common Pitfalls of Online Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237773].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237773].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Online Etiquette: Definition & Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[83874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Promoting Digital Self-Monitoring Skills Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237775].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237775].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Practical Application: Promoting Digital Self-Monitoring Skills
Lesson 6 - Cyberbullying Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - What is Cyberbullying? - Facts & Statistics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56722].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56722].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Using Online Material Responsibly {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237777].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Educational Technology Trends: What Teachers Should Know Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - What Are Collaboration Tools? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7774].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7774].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Technology Ethics in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31836].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31836].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is Information Literacy? - Definition & Importance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237779].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237779].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Teaching Digital Literacy in the Classroom Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31652].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31652].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Using Search Engines for Online Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Online Sources: Definition & Citations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3667].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3667].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Finding & Evaluating Sources for Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27986].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27986].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Practical Application: Finding & Evaluating Sources for Research
Lesson 10 - How to Be a Savvy Online Consumer Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237781].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237781].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Understanding Internet Security & Privacy {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237783].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Internet Security? - Privacy, Protection & Essentials Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14063].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14063].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Practical Application: Determining What is Safe to Download Online
Lesson 3 - Impact of Technology on Privacy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1801].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1801].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is a Privacy Policy? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9293].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9293].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What is Copyright Infringement? - Understanding Copyright Law Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Intellectual Property and Open Source Software: Issues and Concerns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3000].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3000].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Protecting Consumer Privacy Online Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29599].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29599].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Creating an Acceptable Use Policy for IT Resources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56057].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56057].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA): Definition & Compliance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237785].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237785].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. Impact of Technology on Health {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[237787].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Impact of Digital Technology on Physical Health Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237789].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237789].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Digital Technology's Impact on Social & Emotional Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237791].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237791].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Impacts of Digital Technology on Cognitive Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237793].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237793].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What is Technology Addiction? - Definition & Signs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237795].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[237795].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Practical Application: Identifying Signs of Technology Addiction

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