On behalf of the Leyden administration, we wanted to take this opportunity to remind you about the importance of your digital footprint. Your digital footprint includes the pictures, videos, social media posts, emails, tweets, and other content you share on the Internet. The media and words you post, the people you follow and “like”, and the places you visit can all have an impact on your future opportunities. Remember, once you post something it is no longer under your control.
Your digital footprint can:
Your digital footprint is IMPORTANT, so make it a positive one!
Here are two videos on the http://myfootprintsd.com/index.html website from a brave high school student willing to share a couple of her real-life stories. Please don’t put yourself in a position to have these situations or situations similar to these happen to you.
Please remember that each of you signed an agreement that requires you to be a good digital citizen. You are being held to a high standard and are required to do the following:
Here are some additional resources related to digital footprints:
Thank you for taking the time to read this, for keeping your digital footprint positive, and for thinking before you post.
Director of Technology
Leyden CHSD 212