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Download the Digital Citizenship Starter Kit from Edmodo & Common Sense Media

Today, Edmodo is excited to announce a partnership with Common Sense Media, a national non-profit dedicated to helping kids and families thrive in a world of media and technology. As part of our partnership, we have created  a new resource for educators, the “Digital Citizenship Starter Kit,” which includes a series of activities and lessons designed to […]

Activities & TipsCommunities - Posted on Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Help Your Students Become Good Digital Citizens in 2013

Earlier this month we surveyed Edmodo teachers about how and if they teach digital citizenship. We’re excited to share the results, plus announce a new webinar we’re co-hosting with Common Sense Media! How Important is it to Teach Digital Citizenship Skills in the Classroom? 98% of teachers who responded said they feel it is “extremely […]

News & Events - Posted on Monday, December 17th, 2012

Common Sense Media Launches 1-to-1 Essentials Program

This is a guest post by Katie Karsh, Program Associate at Common Sense Media. If you are interested in contributing to the Edmodo Blog, please complete this form. As a former teacher, I know how busy an educator’s life can be. When schools and districts announce new 1-to-1 programs, you may be excited, terrified, or both as you adapt […]

News & Events - Posted on Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

4 New Edmodo Apps Launch at ISTE

The Edmodo team is here at ISTE this week and today we’re excited to introduce four new partners launching Edmodo apps! Check out the following Apps now available in the Edmodo Store. If you’re at ISTE, be sure to stop by our booth (7196) to learn more about these apps and win free Edmodo Store credit! […]

Edmodo AppsNews & Events - Posted on Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Updated Digital Citizenship Starter Kit from Edmodo & Common Sense Media

Last year, we partnered with Common Sense Media to create a new resource for educators: the Digital Citizenship Starter Kit, which included activities and lessons designed to help teachers introduce digital citizenship concepts within Edmodo. Since then, and in response to educator requests, we’ve made some updates. Just in time for Digital Citizenship Week (Oct. […]

Activities & TipsCommunities - Posted on Thursday, October 17th, 2013

Webinar Rewind: Teaching Digital Citizenship with Edmodo

Miss last week’s webinar on developing digital citizenship skills with Edmodo? With our recorded version, you can schedule a makeup session, when you want, wherever you want. In 21st Century Classroom Management: Edmodo for Digital Citizenship, Technology Coordinator and EdmodoCon 2013 presenter, Christine Baker, presents how her school uses the Digital Citizenship Starter Kit created […]

News & Events - Posted on Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Build Community: Teach Digital Citizenship in Edmodo

Common Sense Media’s Digital Citizenship Starter Kit offers engaging activities designed for the Edmodo platform. Did you know we offer digital literacy and citizenship activities on Edmodo? In 2012 we partnered with the popular social network for teachers and students to create the Digital Citizenship Starter Kit, based on our free K-12 Digital Literacy and Citizenship […]

Activities & TipsCommunitiesGeneral - Posted on Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Digital Citizenship Week is Here

Digital Citizenship Week is the perfect time for students, teachers, parents, and administrators to talk about online responsibility and appropriate conduct. To help foster these conversations, download the Digital Citizenship Starter Kit we created in partnership with Common Sense Media, which includes activities and lessons that you can use to introduce digital citizenship concepts. Teaching […]

Activities & TipsGeneralNews & Events - Posted on Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

How to Turn Students Into Good Digital Citizens on Edmodo

Guiding students down a path to becoming responsible digital citizens is no longer the responsibility of the school counselor, librarian, or local school safety officer. It is the responsibility of every teacher. As classrooms become increasingly digital, students must learn to sift through the volumes of information on the Internet and separate helpful information from […]

Activities & TipsCommunitiesFeaturesGeneralStudents - Posted on Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

The Need For Digital Citizenship 24/7/365

It is interesting that we refer to digital connectivity and citizenship in the same breath. Schools have always played a part in helping young people gain understanding and find their place as citizens. Today more than ever, it appears that schools have the responsibility and task of training students for technology use. As a career […]

Activities & TipsFeaturesGeneralSchools & DistrictsStudentsTeacher StoriesTeachers - Posted on Thursday, October 22nd, 2015