identity in the digital age

Here in education, we all know how important an individuals identity is. But here in #edtc300 we have taken it to a whole new level and been talking about another type of identity – DIGITAL IDENTITY! A persons digital identity is the information (pictures, posts, usernames, etc) about an individual on the internet.This digital identity is now a very important aspect of ones identity. Have you googled yourself lately? I have. Anything on the internet about you contributes to your digital identity […]

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Cybersleuthing my Bestie!

For my post on digital identity, my best friend Ashley Osachoff and I chose to cybersleuth each other. To give you a little backstory, Ashley and I have known of each other since elementary school after one of my childhood friends moved to Ashley’s sch…

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It Follows You Everywhere – Digital Identity

Hello everyone! Digital citizenship, digital footprint, digital profiles and digital identity are all words that are thrown around when talking about someone’s online presence. These words can be confusing, but they are all very similar. In this blog post, I will focus on the importance of digital identity for people today and in the future. … Continue reading It Follows You Everywhere – Digital Identity

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Why Technology in the classroom?

This week I had a conversation about bringing the internet into the classroom with Savannah. When having this conversation, we each decided to step into a different role to make this chat really come to life. I had the opportunity to take on the roll of a teacher, while Savannah took the roll of a concerned parent of a child in my class. We each expressed different concerns, opinions, and thoughts on the topic through a Facebook message conversation. We chose to use Facebook as it is very commo […]

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