I’m a teacher. I have the 3R’s, the 4C’s, and everything else on my plate. Why (and how) do I need to teach Digital Citizenship? Nine essential elements of Digital Citizenship (Mike Ribble) have emerged over time, and each of them is critical to understanding and navigating our digital world. We will discuss each of the nine elements and their impact on the lives of our students.
Robbie Grimes believes that to be successful, learners must have the knowledge to use and the ability to choose the most relevant resources when it comes to learning. And high quality professional development and training is key to that success. A champion for all things EdTech, Robbie has spent the past 20 years as a classroom teacher and integration specialist, and is currently the eLearning Specialist for MSD Wayne Twp Schools in Indianapolis, Indiana. As co-owner of the educational technology consulting team, EdTechZone, he has helped numerous schools navigate their way toward transforming their classrooms into 21st Century learning environments. Robbie is also co-owner of Standard For Success, an online teacher evaluation and management tool. He holds a Master of Science in Educational Technology and is Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship Certified and a Google For Education Certified Trainer.