CoSN/UNESCO Global Symposium on Educating Digital Citizens

Educating Digital Citizens

Draft Agenda

8:00 am – 8:15 am Opening Remarks and Setting the Context

8:15 am – 9:00 am The Importance of Educating Digital Citizens in Today’s World: A Conversation

9:00 am – 10:15 a.m. Town Hall:  Is Digital Citizenship Today Different? 

10:15 am – 10:30 a.m. Break

10:30 am – 10:45 a.m. Global Ed Ignite Sessions (1st Round)
Compelling and short, 5-min presentations by major thought leaders to ignite our imagination.

10:45 am – 12:00 noon  Passport to the World
Join in an interactive activity to hear about exemplary efforts in countries, states and districts to educate for digital citizenship. Every 12 minutes, move around the ballroom and visit a new example.

12:00 pm – 1:15 p.m.  Lunch 

1:15 pm – 1:30 p.m. Global Ed Ignite (2nd Round)
Compelling and short, 5-min presentations by major thought leaders to ignite our imagination.

1:30 pm – 2:15 p.m. Time for Story Telling!  Camp Fire Discussion
Individuals prepare a 3 minute speech on why educating for digital citizenship is important to their organization and present to their small group. Each group selects the best speech to present to everyone.

2:15 pm – 2:45 p.m. Hearing the Best Cases for Digital Citizenship
Each group selects one person to present their best speech to the group.  Speeches will be filmed for CoSN website.

2:45 pm – 3:45 p.m. Closing Session: Student-Centerd Digital Citizenship

3:45 pm – 4:00 p.m. Wrap Up

 

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