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Digital Citizenship in NZ Schools


author:Glenys Harwood

What is the first step towards developing digital citizenship? To begin students need to have digital literacy. That is the ability to effectively participate using a range of digital technologies. Part of this means critiquing and evaluating information. This requires both technical and social skills that will help them be successful and safe.  The significant changes in technology have created challenges for educational institutions to provide an environment where students feel confident and safe.

 Digital Citizenship in New Zealand Schools Overview provides a look at a new model to help educators create a safe student – centred learning pathway.  

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