Cathie LeBlanc Notes

“Digital Citizenship” was Born of Fear

Digital Citizenship was born for a fear of child safety. As soon as the World Wide Web was born every parent feared that Chris Hansen of Dateline needed to be on the other end of a dial-up connection. There are truly awful people in this world and children need to be protected. That doesn’t mean, however, fear should drive our technology curriculum.

via Why I am Renouncing my Digital Citizenship – INTERTEXTrEVOLUTION

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