Digital Citizenship 101

The final project for the second course had various options, but I knew as soon as I saw it that the project into PD on digital literacy was what I needed to do. I am a Physics teacher, and I love teaching Physics. However understand that there are things more important to student well being…

Educating those who would call you a n00b…

Digital citizenship is all about how you carry yourself online. This is a topic that is very close to my heart, as people in general are largely unaware (or don’t care) of how their online activities can impact others. I have played a game called ‘Defence of the Ancients‘ my entire adult life. It started as…

Your connection is not private

Privacy online is an ever evolving topic. Back when I was first introduced to the internet, privacy issues were not something to be concerned about. Facebook, twitter and even Myspace didn’t exist at the time, and the ability to share to a big audience was significantly less than it is now. Technical skills of the common…