Thanks for following! MAJOR PROJECT PROPOSAL To write a summary for my major project, I started to read through all of my posts. I found it interesting that within the first couple of paragraphs into my first entry, I had stated in my initial proposal, "I could learn more about digital identity and citizenship alongside … Continue reading Well, that’s a wrap!
It has been a while (almost a month) since I last posted about my major project. There are a couple of reasons for this (in order): #1 - unsure of what direction to go next with my project#2 - lack of interest/participants for my new direction (I'll explain more below), so I left the window … Continue reading Digital Dialogue
*Disclaimer*Conclusions drawn from this survey are mostly my personal opinion, and are not all derived from specific research-driven facts. As mentioned at the end of my last post, the next step in my project was to get participants (any age) to analyze their purpose for going online. I was inspired, once again, by the Web … Continue reading Enjoyment vs. Business
This week, I addressed the idea of digital etiquette. I did this by searching and eventually finding a resource on BrainPop, a common online resource used in both primary and middle years. They have a great section dedicated to Digital Citizenship, accessible without a subscription. I encourage you to take a look and see if … Continue reading Hard to Tell
So, it seems as though the kids that took part in my survey are more aware of what information they should share with particular audiences than I gave them credit for. That's a positive! Let me backtrack a bit. Last week, I sent out a survey to both kids (ages 7 to 12) and parents … Continue reading And the results are in!
Since my last post for which I shared my proposal for my major project, I’ve started to figure out the direction I want to go. First, I searched online for some information related to digital citizenship for kids and came across a website called Be Internet Awesome (by Google), which Leigh tweeted about as well. … Continue reading And we’re off….
It has taken me some time to get my major project sorted out. I'm still not 100% sure about how I will go about gathering information and compiling it, but that's part of the process, right? Because the concept of digital citizenship is becoming something that we are educators are starting to realize we should … Continue reading Major Project Proposal