InfoCommons

Internet Safety 05/30/2009 (a.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on May 30, 2009
  • This web site explains the various rules behind the fair use principle. To help you get a feel for which uses courts consider to be fair uses and which ones they don’t, they provide several examples of fair use lawsuits at the end of this chapter.

    Tags: ad4dcss, copyright, fair_use, legal_issues

  • This site is a project of the Electronic Frontier Foundation. It includes classroom curriculum and links to other reesources for teaching kids about the legal rights and responsibilities in the digital era.

    Tags: ad4dcss, copyright, fair_use, curriculum, lesson_plan, legal_issues, digital_law

    • This misinformation is harmful, because it discourages kids and teens from following their natural inclination to be innovative and inquisitive. The innovators, artists and voters of tomorrow need to know that copyright law restricts many activities but also permits many others. And they need to know the positive steps they can take to protect themselves in the digital sphere. In short, youth don’t need more intimidation — what they need is solid, accurate information
  • Today’s kids are born digital — born into a media-rich, networked world of infinite possibilities. But their digital lifestyle is about more than just cool gadgets; it’s about engagement, self-directed learning, creativity, and empowerment. The Digital Generation Project tells their stories so that educators and parents can understand how kids learn, communicate, and socialize in very different ways than any previous generation. This project was funded by a grant from the MacArthur Foundation.

    Tags: ad4dcss, research, macarthur, digital_youth

  • Gives students the real facts about their digital rights and responsibilities to fight against the entertainment industry’s intimidation curriculum that frightens students into believing that making copies is wrong.

    Tags: ad4dcss, copyright, fair_use

Posted from Diigo. The rest of Ad4dcss/Digital Citizenship group favorite links are here.

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