ReBrand Digital Citizenship – Get Ignited! 4

On June 28, 2014 I had the opportunity to “Ignite” the audience  during the opening of ISTE in the first round of Ignite sessions. An “Ignite” session is a fast paced (five minutes, twenty slides – changing every fifteen seconds) session. If you missed my session here is my message (with corresponding slides): It definitely takes a village […]

My #Onescreen: You Requested, I Delivered

I have been asked lately by many people which apps I recommend. Since I abide to the #onescreen rule (thank you Justin Reich @bjfr and EdTechTeacher) here you go!

The Digital Buzz: #EduSlam is a Slam-Dunk

NOTE: This article first appeared September 28, 2013 on “The Digital Buzz” in Ed Week. Interview is conducted by Jennie Magiera. View original article here. Welcome to the first Digital Buzz! This is a series of posts that will feature EdTech gurus, gadgets and other great geekery. In this inaugural Digital Buzz, I am thrilled to […]

Parent Webinar: It’s Time to Embrace Your Child’s Digital Life

The Lester B. Pearson School Board in conjunction with the Board’s Digital Citizenship Program held a live streamed parent webinar November 6, 2013. Dr. Alissa Sklar Ph.D. and Tanya Avrith M.A. Ed Tech facilitated the session. The focus of the webinar addressed how we can use social media in positive ways as well as a […]

How to Tackle Digital Citizenship the First 5 Days of School 1

This article was originally published on Edudemic on August 19th. Digital citizenship is not a one time discussion. It is an ongoing process that needs to be taught to all grade levels and to all stakeholders. The problem is that things are changing so rapidly that it is difficult for everyone to keep up to date with […]