Digital Citizenship forms Standard 5 of the ISTE Standards for Coaches and it reflects the necessity for tech coaches to promote and model digital citizenship so that teachers, students and parents understand how to maximize the opportunities and minimize the threats when using technology.
Finally a huge part of digital citizenship is to ensure teachers know how to stay within the copyright laws and protect original works. Coaches can advise teachers and students on where to find copyright-free material for multimedia projects and how to properly cite the original sources.
How do you ensure that digital citizenship is addressed in your school? To what extent is technology being used to support cultural understanding and global awareness?