Category Archives: 12.W.8

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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Creative commons stories

We’ve been discussing Creative Commons for a few days and now it is your turn to show me what you know using creative commons tools. I want you to tell me a short, short story using five creative commons licensed … Continue reading

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Organizing the web efficiently

Information is everywhere. On a given day, the amount of new information and content that is created is beyond our comprehension. The number is constantly moving at a rate like no other in time. This is what is known as … Continue reading

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Digging through the weeds

Yesterday we talked about the concept of “infowhelm” and the struggle to evaluate credible information and personalize information while also avoiding “filter bubbles”. Today i’d like you to research two articles on the web that deal with “infowhelm” and avoiding … 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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Get your blog on

Today we start blogging. Funny word with mass appeal. A blog can be your public journal or it could be your way to connect and build conversation with a larger group of people you may have never had the ability … Continue reading

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