Digital Citizenship


News and Media Literacy
Content from Common Sense Media.  Recognizing fake news and understanding media have become such important topics.  This site has great information for students, teachers, and parents.

How Humans Use 'Strategic Ignorance' When Facts Get In The Way
This is a great interview of Shankar Vedantam, host of The Hidden Brain, on the phenomenon of disregarding facts that don't fit our political biases.

Pew Research Center Studies 
The future of Free Speech, Trolls, Anonymity, and Fake News Online, March 2017
Teens, Social Media, and Technology Overview 2015
How Teens do Research in the Digital World, 2012

Health classes at CKHS have weekly lessons in digital citizenship, focusing on topics such as self image and identity, relationships and communication, digital footprint and reputation, cyberbullying, and Internet safety.  Commonsense Media lessons are used via a subscription to Nearpod.