DigCitSummit21

All month long, we’ll be modeling how to stay safe, solve problems, and become a force for good online as we change the narrative around digital citizenship. Join us each as we explore ways to be alert, balanced, engaged, informed, inclusive, and most importantly, how you can become an IMPACTOR.

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  • OCT1
    Panel Discussion

    DigCit Myths: Tackling Myths About Digital Citizenship - ALERT

    Dr. Marialice B.F.X. Curran, Katie McNamara, and Eugenia Tamez

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Join us as we bust some myths around digital citizenship. Our first session is intended to change the narrative around “online safety” as we expand the focus from a reactive to a proactive approach. We’ll explore ways to be alert online where we can create safe spaces for ourselves and others.

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  • OCT4
    Panel Discussion

    DigCit Myths: Tackling Myths About Digital Citizenship - BALANCED

    Dr. Marialice B.F.X. Curran, Katie McNamara, and Eugenia Tamez

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Join us as we bust some myths around digital citizenship. Our second session is intended to change the narrative around our time online as we expand the focus from a reactive to a proactive approach. We’ll explore ways to be balanced online where we can make informed decisions about how to prioritize our time and activities online and off.

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  • OCT5

    DigCit Myths: Tackling Myths About Digital Citizenship - ENGAGED

    Dr. Marialice B.F.X. Curran, Katie McNamara, and Eugenia Tamez

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Join us as we bust some myths around digital citizenship. Our third session is intended to change the narrative around how we connect with others online. We’ll explore ways to be engaged online where we use technology and digital channels for civic engagement, to solve problems and be a force for good in both physical and virtual communities.

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  • OCT6
    Panel Discussion

    DigCit Myths: Tackling Myths About Digital Citizenship - INFORMED

    Dr. Marialice B.F.X. Curran, Katie McNamara, and Eugenia Tamez

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Join us as we bust some myths around digital citizenship. Our fourth session is intended to change the narrative around being informed. We’ll explore ways to evaluate the accuracy, perspective, and validity of digital media and social posts.

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  • OCT7
    Panel Discussion

    DigCit Myths: Tackling Myths About Digital Citizenship - INCLUSIVE

    Dr. Marialice B.F.X. Curran, Katie McNamara, and Eugenia Tamez

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Join us as we bust some myths around digital citizenship. Our fifth session is intended to change the narrative around being inclusive online. We’ll explore ways to be open to hearing and respectfully recognizing multiple viewpoints and engage with others online with respect and empathy.

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  • OCT8
    Panel Discussion

    A Roadmap for School Communities to Make a #DigCitIMPACT

    Dr. Marialice B.F.X. Curran, Katie McNamara, and Eugenia Tamez

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Put the five digcit pillars (alert, balanced, engaged, informed, and inclusive) into action by using our #DigCitIMPACT roadmap to help solve real problems in local, global, and digital communities. Our focus on IMPACT and how to #UseTech4Good inspires and empowers others to be the digital change.

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  • OCT11
    Expert Talk

    SDG's & Digital Citizenship

    Dr. Shahinaz Osman

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Connecting between the 17 SDG's and the overall concept of digital citizenship.

    #SDG's #ISTE #DigitalCitizenship #UNvolunteer #GlobalGoals #TeachSDGs #DigCitSDGs


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  • OCT12
    Deep Dive Series For Kids

    Ramp Up Global Connections

    The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Join our #GlobalMakerDay session with student innovators from Scotland and Kenya as they model how to ramp up global collaboration. Create and make your own ramps too!

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  • OCT13
    Panel Discussion

    Ciudadanía Digital y Salud Mental

    Jenny Baeza, Hans Díaz, and Eugenia Tamez

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Vida con resilencia, ser fuerte, ser consciente, ser fuerte. 

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  • OCT13
    Expert Talk Student Voice

    #UseTech4Good in Spanish Class

    Amanda Breheny

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Learn with a middle a school Spanish classroom who used technology for good to learn about Pure Water for the World.

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  • OCT14
    Panel Discussion Student Voice

    Rock Your Differences:Using Strum & The Wild Turkeys to Promote SEL & Well Being in Your Classroom

    Noa Daniel

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Celebrate their unique selves, be inclusive, and cultivate the belonging of self and others.

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  • OCT15

    Digital Citizenship & the Wakelet Student Ambassador Program

    Misbah Gedal and Tisha Poncio

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Learn about the Wakelet Student Ambassador Program and take our #DigCitSummit challenge to curate #UseTech4Good resources all month long with us.

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  • OCT18
    Expert Talk

    Making Great Comments on Blogs

    Julie Bennett

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Learn how one classroom in Ottawa, Ontario made a commitment to digital citizenship through blogging in English, French, and Hebrew.

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  • OCT19
    Expert Talk

    Building Community through Geocaching

    Jess Amato, Platform to Play

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Create and maintain a Geocache at https://www.geocaching.com/play.

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  • OCT20
    Panel Discussion

    Creating Inclusive Classrooms

    Katy Fattaleh & Jordyn Zimmerman

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Adopt an Ability Inclusive Mindset and apply it to all you do, on & offline.

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  • OCT21
    Panel Discussion Student Voice

    DigCit Carnival Escape Room

    Laurie Guyon, Nicole Li, and Nicole Enny-Tully

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Learn about Elementari, an online platform to write, code, and share interactive books through a digital citizenship carnival escape room created around how to be alert, balanced, engaged, informed, inclusive, and ultimately how to be an IMPACTOR. 

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  • OCT22
    Expert Talk

    Personalized Learning: Enhancing the Educational Opportunities of Students with Differing Abilities

    Dr. Katie Heath and Matthew Heath

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    A session to urge teachers to think about how they use technology, especially virtual learning, and if it is inclusive to all students with and without disabilities.

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  • OCT25
    Expert Talk

    Virtual Calming Rooms

    Amy Storer and Dyann Wilson #techCAREtwins

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Brainstorm ideas to create a virtual calming room.

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  • OCT26

    #UseTech4Good: School-to-Home Connections

    Michelle Linford and Sharilee Griffiths

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Each student or classroom will select a #UseTech4Good or #MediaLiteracy activity that students will do at home with their families or caregivers. Students can share their experiences for possible publication on UseTech4Good.com

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  • OCT27
    Panel Discussion

    A mi también me pasó

    Laura Pires, Javier Lombardi

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    cambia la narrativa con nosotrps

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  • OCT28
    Panel Discussion

    You're More Than Your Algorithm

    Margret Atkinson, Lawrence Jones, Sandra Paul, and Allyson Plosko

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    A dialogue about social media, algorithms, and mental health solutions.

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  • OCT29
    Panel Discussion Student Voice

    GlobalEdSsChat: Students Changing the Narrative Around Using Social Media for Good

    #GlobalEdSsChat Organizing Team

    Presented By The Digital Citizenship Institute

    Join #GlobalEdSsChat every month as students around the world model how to #UseTech4Good

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