Digital Citizenship at a Glance

  • What is a Digital Citizen?

    Being a digital citizen means you use modern technology to engage with society online. This could mean communicating with others, selling or purchasing goods and services, learning, or any number of other activities. 

    What is the expectation for our Digital Citizens?

    We all need to work to be good digital citizens. We should strive to treat people with respect, be able to accurately separate fact from fiction, honor privacy rights, and much more. 

    How can we begin to "Model Excellence" in Technology?

    You can learn more about being a good digital citzen by watching videos, or you can play a game developed by Common Sense Media by clicking this hyperlink. Each character in the game explores a different aspect of digital citizenship. Each story takes about 45 minutes and has multiple endings based on the decisions you make as you play. 

Common Sense Media Lesson: Dealing with Digital Drama

Common Sense Media Lesson: Friends and Social Media

Common Sense Media Lesson: Oversharing and Your Digital Footprints