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Internet Safety 07/31/2009 (p.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 31, 2009
  • To many parents, text messaging is an enigma – a practice their children engage in when they could just make a phone call or walk down the street to their friends’ houses. It seems to be a strange but harmless means of communication. What most don’t know is that too much texting can actually be detrimental to their teens’ health.

    Tags: ad4dcss, texting, mobile safety, digital health, digital citizenship

    • To many parents, text messaging is an enigma – a practice their children engage in when they could just make a phone call or walk down the street to their friends’ houses. It seems to be a strange but harmless means of communication. What most don’t know is that too much texting can actually be detrimental to their teens’ health. – By Anne Bubnic

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Internet Safety 07/30/2009 (a.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 30, 2009
  • Tags: ad4dcss, brainpop, digital citizenship, Internet safety

  • A film made by 4th graders on blogging safety.

    Tags: ad4dcss, blog, internet safety, students, best practices, video

    • A film made by 4th graders on blogging safety – By Anne Bubnic
  • Promethean offers a free flipchart viewer and flipchart on Online Safety with Brainpop characters, Tim & Moby. (Registration is required).

    You’ve got mail! Surfing the Web can be fun and informative, but it can be dangerous, too. Let Tim and Moby help you sort out the good from the bad as you learn some rules to keep you safe in this BrainPOP movie on online safety. Figure out how to keep your identity a secret, how to identify people who might not be as nice as they seem, and who can help you stay safe online. You’ll also discover some rules that are good to follow both online and in life and what can happen if you break the World Wide Web code of conduct.

    Tags: ad4dcss, brainpop, internet safety, video

    • Promethean offers a free flipchart viewer and flipchart on Online Safety with Brainpop characters, Tim & Moby. (Registration is required).

      You’ve got mail! Surfing the Web can be fun and informative, but it can be dangerous, too. Let Tim and Moby help you sort out the good from the bad as you learn some rules to keep you safe in this BrainPOP movie on online safety. Figure out how to keep your identity a secret, how to identify people who might not be as nice as they seem, and who can help you stay safe online. You’ll also discover some rules that are good to follow both online and in life and what can happen if you break the World Wide Web code of conduct. – By Anne Bubnic

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

Internet Safety 07/29/2009 (a.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 29, 2009

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Internet Safety 07/28/2009 (p.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 28, 2009

Internet Safety 07/27/2009 (p.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 27, 2009

Internet Safety 07/26/2009 (a.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 26, 2009

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Hull ISP cuts off suspected file sharers – Yahoo! News UK

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 24, 2009
  • tags: copy

    • Humberside internet service provider (ISP) Karoo has started cutting off customers suspected of illegal file-sharing, as part of a ‘three strikes’ policy aimed at cutting piracy. Skip related content

      According to reports, customers disconnected by the provider have been sent a formal notification, and must sign a document admitting guilt and promising not to do it again in order to be reconnected.

Internet Safety 07/24/2009 (a.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 24, 2009
  • Online Safety Assignment (wiki) for Milton Area School District (Pennsylvania) students

    Tags: ad4dcss, wiki, cybersafety, Web 2.0

  • Today’s media environment provides an opportunity–and responsibility–for parents and schools to teach critical thinking. Not only must young people learn to “consider the source” of what they take in but also think critically about what they post in a world where just about every young person is now potentially an author, photographer, and videographer. Kids–who may never even know who Walter Cronkite was–need to have a miniature version of him inside their head by asking questions such as “Is this true?” and “How do I know it’s true?.”

    Tags: ad4dcss, media literacy

    • Today’s media environment provides an opportunity–and responsibility–for parents and schools to teach critical thinking. Not only must young people learn to “consider the source” of what they take in but also think critically about what they post in a world where just about every young person is now potentially an author, photographer, and videographer. Kids–who may never even know who Walter Cronkite was–need to have a miniature version of him inside their head by asking questions such as “Is this true?” and “How do I know it’s true?.” – By Anne Bubnic
  • Educator Ning for exploring images in the 21st century classroom.

    Tags: ad4dcss, ning, social networking, Media Literacy, images

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Internet Safety 07/22/2009 (a.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 22, 2009
  • Assemblywoman Pamela R. Lampitt (D-Camden) has introduced three bills to curb the practice, called “sexting.” The package is the latest in a wave of state legislation designed to help young users of the internet and electronic devices to avoid sex predators, bullies, stalkers and other dangerous contacts.

    Tags: ad4dcss, sexting, mobile safety

    • Assemblywoman Pamela R. Lampitt (D-Camden) has introduced three bills to curb the practice, called “sexting.” The package is the latest in a wave of state legislation designed to help young users of the internet and electronic devices to avoid sex predators, bullies, stalkers and other dangerous contacts. – By Anne Bubnic

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

Internet Safety 07/21/2009 (a.m.)

Posted in Uncategorized by coda on July 21, 2009