LINK: Will Richardson on the role of technology in Lifelong Learning

For those who attended our workshops this week, here's a nice bit of reading on why it's so important that teachers immerse themselves in the world of online networks, web publishing, and deliberately managing digital reputations. Richardson suggests that the visibility & transparency that comes with being "Googleable" is a really solid first step towards

Cybersmart – Kids

Cybersmart - Kids. The Cybersmart program is a national cybersafety education program managed by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA), as part of the Australian Government’s commitment to promoting online safety for children and young people. You will find a wealth of resources to help you create and sustain the important messages about digital

Digital Citizenship Program – LBPSB

Digital Citizenship Program - LBPSB. We all know the importance of keeping our students safe in the online world. This site has a fantastic curriculum overview for teaching all students about their rights and responsibilities online. I hope you find it useful. Do you have a structured Digital Citizenship program in your school? Share you

Raising a Digital Child

Bringing up children can be difficult at the best of times, but it seems that technological advances are adding to the pressures, writes Dr Mike Ribble.  Parents and schools need to help children to learn to use technology in good, appropriate way. View this pdf for great ideas to begin a discussion on Digital Citizenship.