Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship is an important topic of learning for students today, as the online world becomes more ever-present. To understand what is meant by digital citizenship, it is worth starting with a definition of citizenship.

Citizenship is defined as the qualities that a person is expected to have as a responsible member of a community. (Merriam Webster)

So we can think about Digital Citizenship as responsible online behavior. A good digital citizen observes norms of behavior and uses technology appropriate and respectfully. Use the resources here to further investigate and learn about just what this means.