Kristen Mattson is a high school library media center director in Aurora, Illinois, where she partners with teachers to integrate digital literacy, research skills, creation and innovation into the classroom. As part of a Future Ready school district, she has embraced the Future Ready Librarians framework to transform her school’s library space and practices. She enjoys supporting fellow librarians by hosting site visits, facilitating professional development and moderating the Future Ready Librarians’ Facebook group. She blogs at drkmattson.wordpress.com.
Digital Citizenship in Action: Empowering Students to Engage in Online Communities
Increasingly, the conversation around digital citizenship has been shifting from a focus on ‘don’t’s’ to how students can positively brand themselves to stand out for future scholarships and job opportunities. However, both messages fail to address one of the most important aspects of citizenship: being in community with others. As citizens, we have a responsibility to give back to the community and to work toward social justice. In Digital citizenship in action, you’ll find practical ways to take digital citizenship lessons to the next level, creating opportunities for students to engage in multiple levels of community and develop relationships based on mutual trust and understanding with others in these spaces.Learn MoreA$35.95
Ethics in a Digital World: Guiding Students Through Society's Biggest Questions
Ethics in a digital world is designed to help students consider the systems and structures in which they spend so much of their time, guiding them in looking at the technology around them through a critical lens.Learn MoreA$43.95