Instructional Technology Navigation
Tyra Hobson
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2017 Technology PD Needs Assessment

Contact Tyra Hobson
School Phone:
870-386-2251 ext.243


Information on the publication Supporting the Safe and
responsible use of the Internet:

Children's Internet Protection Act




What teachers need to make sure students know. 
Do not 'assume' they already know it.
Know the difference between personal and private information.

Creating Avatars
Some schools ask students NOT to use their real name. If you need to help students create avatars, here are a few sites. Yes, there are other sites, but these are both fun and safe, and quick as time is precious!

Contract for Good Digital Citizens

Very simple rules for young kids, but take a look at the lessons as you get to middle school.

Older students should be able to check their understanding through peer discussion. Here is a good presentation by Karl Hopwood which can be used with that age group.


Go beyond Internet Safety
Example: Keep it Private

Google Internet Safety                                     LiveBinder - CIPA                            Internet Safety

ADE                                                               Net Smartz Kids                            Internet Safety Lesson Plans

Safety & Cyberbullying Website                        CIPA Check List                             Toolkit for Teachers

Downloadable Poster from Edmodo Best Practices for Digital Citizenship