My last NECC tip was for the 'techies'; this one is for anyone who is
in the midst of conversations about AUP's for school's looking to use
Web 2.0 tools in teaching and learning.
It includes Steve Dembo's presentation slides with lots of statistics
and quotes. But more importantly, a whole bunch of progressive AUP's
used in schools where Web 2.0 is being used in instruction.
You can download the zip file of these here:
In an era when student missteps can linger on the internet for years,
and stories of predators and cyberbullies dominate the news, there are
plenty of reasons for schools to tighten their firewalls. But is
banning really a viable response? How do we help students learn to
leverage the powerful new tools that are available to them? What
policies do we set that ensure that learning and safety go hand in
hand? See how some districts have embraced new technologies while
still maintaining high standards and keeping their students safe.
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