DIGITAL ETHICS: 7. Using Digital Resources Productively
Today’s kids are more than simply users of media and technology; they’re also creators. Half or more of teens have created a Web site, a blog or share original artwork, photos, music or other content. They are participating in social networking sites such as myspace.com, where they create and participate in a variety of digital media.
Modern media and technology give us access to a staggering amount of information and entertainment. Media literacy skills, digital safety, and digital ethics will help your students or children navigate and consume thoughtfully, so they can take full advantage of what’s available.
Related Tools & Resources
Digital ethics is all about teaching ethical, courteous, and productive behavior while using digital media.
Students practicing digital ethics use media appropriately and respect their own and others' privacy and property.
Here are five steps to get you started.
Sites to help you learn what to look for and how to teach your students to avoid plagiarism.
Useful information and online resources about copyright .