Why we teach Digital Citizenship
What is Digital Citizenship?
Digital citizenship is simply using technology in a safe, appropriate and responsible way. CIPA (Child Internet Protection Act) guidelines require that students learn appropriate online behavior, including safety and privacy, as well as avoiding cyberbullying or becoming a victim of cyberbullying. CISD library programs support and teach the responsible use of all forms of information. This advocacy will support our IMMS campus goals of:
Two Great Digital Citizenship Resources
Everyone should be involved in protecting our students. Teachers, there are lesson plans, videos, a toolkit and more available on these sites. Parents, information you need to protect your children's online activities is here for you too. Students can access information, videos, and activities on these safe sites.
Additional resources on Pinterest for Parents, Students & Teachers