EDG 646 Thursday, June 27

8:30 AM-4:55 PM

Topic: Digital Citizenship

Educational Administrators model and facilitate understanding of social, ethical and legal issues and responsibilities related to an evolving digital culture.
  1. Ensure equitable access to appropriate digital tools and resources to meet the needs of all learners
  2. Promote, model and establish policies for safe, legal, and ethical use of digital information and technology
  3. Promote and model responsible social interactions related to the use of technology and information
  4. Model and facilitate the development of a shared cultural understanding and involvement in global issues through the use of contemporary communication and collaboration tools

Thursday POA
1. Social media/blogs check-ins
2. Your digital footprint - own it !
About.me Vizify LinkedIn Blogs Twitter Facebook Portfolios Pinterest Social Bookmarks and more!
3. COPPA/CIPA and Legal Matters
4. Helping our students and teachers become positive digital citizens
5. Creative Commons, Fair Use, Copyright
6. Guest Speaker - Recent travels to examine the Finnish educational system, Connected Leadership and Technology Use to Support Home-School Partnerships from Dr. Joe Mazza, Principal in the North Penn SD


Thursday's Assignments

Assignment Description

Due Date
Blog post: Reflect on our Guest Speaker(s)
Compose a paragraph or two reflecting on the presentation from Joe Mazza and/or Wednesday's presentation
from Tom Murray.
Example topic ideas:
Do you think it's important to be a networked educational leader? Why or why not?
How can you work to become a "connected leader?"
How can technology be used to enhance home-school communications and strengthen
partnerships with community? What do you see as the benefits of use? What could
potential pitfalls be, and how could they best be avoided?
What kinds of considerations will you have to make as principal
for planning, implementing, funding, & supporting teachers with technology?

Friday, 8:30 AM
Prepare Smackdown presentation (2-3 mins per tool)

Friday (tomorrow!) during class
Finish your project!

Friday (tomorrow!) during class