Digital Citizenship

Sub menus on this page highlight our emphasis for the school year.  Two years ago we focused on privacy and security.  Last year's focus was on Fact checking.  This year we explore ISTE's focus on shifting the conversation from don'ts to do's.


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