October 14-19 is Digital Citizenship week!
Although we should help students understand how to be good digital citizens throughout the year, Digital Citizenship Week is great opportunity to reinforce the important behaviors and actions that make up good digital citizens.
But, what is a good digital citizen?
There are many definitions of a good digital citizen. Perhaps the most comprehensive definition is as follows:
A good digital citizen is a person with the skills and knowledge to effectively use digital technologies to participate in society, communicate with others, and create and consume digital content.
Below are some things to consider when educating your students on the important responsibilities digital citizenship.