As part of diving into how technology can be used in education, we were asked the question “How has technology impacted your life?” As part of the Millenial generation, technology is an integral part of my life both personally and professionally. I have had a cell phone since I could drive. I now have the… Continue reading Tools in my Toolbelt
For part of our culminating project was to come up with a mantra to represent our definition of Digital Citizenship. Using Ribble’s groupings, my mantra is “Respect, Protect, Connect”. I like this as it addresses all aspects of digital citizenship.
Over the past five weeks I have been learning about different aspects of digital citizenship. Overall, I feel like I grew in my depth of knowledge regarding digital citizenship. I was already familiar with Ribble’s Nine Elements but enjoyed diving deeper into the topics. One of my weakest aspects in regards to digital citizenship was,… Continue reading Reflection on Digital Citizenship
This week we have focused on Cyberbullying. Cyberbullying is defined as “willful and repeated harm inflicted through the use of computers, cell phones, and other electronic devices” (Hinduja & Patchin, 2015). In a society where most people have access to some form of social media via their cell phone, cyberbullying has reached a new level.… Continue reading The Costs of Cyberbullying