Digital Citizenship

What is digital citizenship?

“Digital citizenship” is an umbrella term that covers a whole host of important issues. Broadly, it’s the guidelines for responsible, appropriate behavior when one is using technology. But specifically, it can cover anything from “netiquette” to cyberbullying; technology access and the digital divide; online safety and privacy; copyright, plagiarism, and digital law, and more.

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This video from BeCyberwise describes why digital citizenship is so important.

Source citation: Heick, T. (2016, March 05). Definition Of Digital Citzenship. Retrieved May 18, 2017, from http://www.teachthought.com/the-future-of-learning/digital-citizenship-the-future-of-learning/the-definition-of-digital-citzenship/