DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP--AUP TRAINING
Questions: We must all strive to be good and safe Digital Citizens.
Can you believe everything you see on the Internet? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmx4twCK3_I
Watch "Perspectives on Social Media" http://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/lesson/digital-life-102
Are you a cyberbully?
- Texas House Bill 2003 is an act created making it an illegal act of fraud to use another persons' identity to post messages or to create an online presence. House Bill 1942 has addressed the problem of cyberbullying, a type of cyber crime.http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/tlodocs/81R/billtext/html/HB02003F.htm
- This webiste has a good summary of the two laws:http://www.thedicklawfirm.com/cyber-bullying.php
- Watch "Let's Fight it Together" http://old.digizen.org/cyberbullying/fullFilm.aspx
- You can be arrested for extreme cyberbullying/bullying. Here is a story of a young lady that was arrested on October 16, 2003. http://www.cnn.com/2013/10/15/justice/rebecca-sedwick-bullying-death-arrests/
Watch "You Can't Take it Back" and Cyberbullying videos at http://www.nsteens.org/Videos (all of the other videos on that site are good to watch as well.)
"Turn Down the Dial on Cyberbullying" http://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/lesson/turn-down-dial-cyberbullying-and-online-cruelty-9-10
OnGuard Online: http://www.onguardonline.gov/media, Search for Cyerbullying and watch Stand up to Cyberbullying
More about cyberbullying That's Not Cool http://www.thatsnotcool.com/
For more information, check out the following sites at:http://nisd.net/digitalcitizen/sec_digcit/cyberbully_9_12.htm
- OnGuard Online: http://www.onguardonline.gov/media, Search for Cyerbullying and watch Stand up to Cyberbullying
Social Networking/Blog Beware
- How easy is it for someone to hack into your digital devices? Watch this interview with the current Miss Teen USA
- Should you click on links sent by unknown sources?
- Are you revealing too much information online?
- Should you "friend" people you don't already know face-to-face? Students under the age of 17 should only communicate with people online that you actually know face-to-face.
- Can what you post online adversely affect your future? http://www.nsteens.org/Videos/OfflineConsequences
- Can what you post affect your high school participation in sports and clubs?
- Can you take it back once it is posted online?
- Can others access your information even though you think you have it protected?
- Now that Facebook is allowing teens between 13 and 17 to make all your posts public, should you do it?
News Story from Kens 5 TV on September 25, 2012http://www.kens5.com/home/SA-gangs-recruiting-young-prostitutes-on-Facebook-police-say-171076981.html
Stop and Think Before You Click:http://www.onguardonline.gov/media/video-0002-heads-stop-think-click
Do you know what Sexting is?
Statistics http://www.netsmartz411.org/ Put the term sexting in the search box to read the information.
Good Video to Watch http://www.nsteens.org/videos.aspx?Issue=Revealing-Too-Much, Select Information Travels to watch.
Is it OK to download any pictures and music you want from the Internet? Watch "Whose Is It, Anyway? http://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/lesson/copyrights-and-wrongs
- Is it OK to copy and paste from the Internet and turn it in?
- Is it OK to just change a few words as long as you cite the source?
- Avoiding Plagiarism: What Do I Need to Cite?
- You Can't Just Change a Few Words
- Is Wikipedia a good source for school research? Is Facebook a reliable news source? No to both of those. The user must evaluate and determine the accuracy of the information. Always use more than one source of information when researching for a school project. The site below can help you determine who made a site.