Publications and Reports
The MACUL Community - a portal for advocacy resources, information relationg to the MACUL special interest groups, blog articles, member highlights, trending topics and more.
T.H.E. Journal Online - articles of interest to Technology Directors and Superintendents
eSchool News Online a source for K-12 technology and Internet news
National Education Technology Plan -The Plan articulates a vision of equity, active use, and collaborative leadership to make everywhere, all-the-time learning possible.
PEW/Internet and American Life Project - reports exploring the impact of the internet on families, communities, work & home, daily life, education, health care, and civic & political life
Resources for Digital Citizenship
Digital Citizenship - Big Picture
Nine Themes of Digital Citizenship
Digital citizenship can be defined as the norms of appropriate, responsible behavior with regard to technology use. The nine themes provide an organizational structure for all of the different areas of digital citizenship.
It's Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens by Danah Boyd
How we were fooled into thinking that sexual predators lurk everywhere
This article, excerpted from Danah Boyd's book, takes a look at how our beliefs about online dangers diverge from reality.
Cyberbullying, web site on what students can do about cyberbullying
Incorporates classroom curriculum with dynamic community outreach to empower students, teachers, parents, law enforcement, and concerned adults to make the Internet a safer place.
Sponsored by the Optimist International, the iKeepSafe Coalition is a broad partnership of governors and/first spouses, attorneys general, public health and education professionals, law enforcement, and industry leaders working together for the health and safety of youth online.
Provides information to parents, educators and children on how to use the Internet smartly. There is also a NetSmartz specifically for children 12 and under.
That's Not Cool
This website is a co-effort of the Ad Council and the Family Violence Prevention Fund and the Department of Justice's Office on Violence Against Women to give teenagers help dealing with online harassment, including online bullying.