Category Archives: 12.W.1

Digital Health and Wellness Project

Objective: Develop a comprehensive website for maintaining your digital identity and understanding your web privacy. Your target audience should be high school students. Expectations: Each student cohort  is responsible for the following tasks listed in their team descriptions. Each student … Continue reading

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Social Media PSA

We’ve been discussing the importance of maintaining your digital footprint for the last several classes. Today, we are going to create short Public Service Announcements (PSA) on maintaining a responsible digital footprint and using social medium forums responsibly. Objective: Create … Continue reading

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Understanding your Digital Footprint

“In lieu of eavesdroppers whom he could have disputed, he had digital footprints that he couldn’t deny…” Think for a moment about the content you share digitally each day… Now think about that same content on a t-shirt. That you … Continue reading

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How can we make best use of this medium?

Clay Shirky talks about the changing landscape of how information is disseminated to the mass. Taking us back to the first form of mass communication, the printing press, Mr. Shirky shares stories of how new social media communication is changing, … Continue reading

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Living in the Cloud Design Project

Problem: No one knows how to effectively use Google Drive, Evernote, and Dropbox cloud based applications Task: Develop a plan to introduce the features of each application as if you were teaching it to a group of novice users. Imagine … Continue reading

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