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The Global Digital Citizen Foundation is a non profit organization dedicated to cultivating responsible, ethical, global citizens for a digital world by providing exceptional resources for educators.
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Hear this and hear it well: being a teacher doesn't mean you know everything. Nor does it have to, which is why learning the best way of saying I don't know can transform your classroom. There come times in all our lives when we get tripped up by a question. We pause,...read more
Rethinking homework and what its purpose is can raise a lot of hackles in education. It's always just kind of been there as a given, something every student gets to look forward to. As a result, it's never been questioned or refined as a concept. But maybe...read more
There’s plenty of compelling evidence supporting the notion that visual-based learning is tied to better retention and recollection of new information as well as measurable success for students in the classroom. A study by 3M Corporation yielded astounding results...read more
Are you encouraging digital citizenship practices among your modern learners? If not, you should be. It's one of the easiest and most beneficial things we can do for their safety and their curiosity. You can ask important questions, share age-appropriate...read more
Let's put some focus on strong teaching misconceptions. We know the world is full of great teachers. Making generalizations, assumptions, or misconceptions about teaching would be fruitless. So let's focus on the profession itself and its...read more
There is a sadness in most of us when we see a shy child. You can see the painful anxiety on their face the moment they enter the classroom. Quiet students don’t chat as easily as some of the other students do with their peers. Raising their hand in class is a rarity,...read more
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Discover the Essential Fluencies
Learn about the innovative skills for learning, living, and leading in a new digital world.
- Solution Fluency
- Information Fluency
- Creativity Fluency
- Media Fluency
- Collaboration Fluency
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