The course has been carefully designed to meet the needs of teachers, school leaders and education specialists. The course is also suitable for parents who want to learn how to implement online safety for themselves and their children.
Jacaranda Digital Citizenship
This course is for teachers who want to become responsible digital citizens and have the expertise to discuss these issues with students.
Become a responsible digital citizen
For educators, it’s important to have the necessary knowledge to use technology in a safe and ethical manner, while also having the skills to teach students about what it means to be a responsible digital citizen.
That’s why Jacaranda – in partnership with Roar Educate – have developed the new Jacaranda Digital Citizenship Professional Development for Teachers. An online course that educates teachers, school leaders and education specialists on how to become a responsible digital citizen, while providing the language and expertise to be able to discuss these issues with students.
Why is Digital Citizenship education important?
It’s clear that students will benefit from learning from a teacher that is both informed and educated in what it means to be a good digital citizen, but beyond that there are even more reasons why schools and teachers should engage in Digital Citizenship education, here are a few:
Frequently asked questions
Here are the answers to some common questions about the course.
Who should take the course?
What does the course cover?
This course includes these eight relevant and interactive topics:
Topic 1: Digital citizenship — introduction Topic 5: A font of knowledge but is it true? Topic 2: You are what you (or others) post Topic 6: Is everything free online? Topic 3: It’s personal — keeping your personal data safe Topic 7: Basic netiquette and dealing with others’ bad behaviour Topic 4: Security and privacy settings 101 Topic 8: Bullying online
How long does the course take?
This course should take approximately 4 hours to complete.
Will the course count towards Professional Development hours?
Yes. Once you have completed the course you will receive a certificate as evidence for your professional development requirements.
Is this course registered with NESA?
Yes, the course is a NESA Registered PD.
How will I link what I'm learning back to what my students will be learning?
We are pleased to provide one complimentary copy of the student version Jacaranda Digital Citizenship per license or purchase of the Jacaranda Digital Citizenship Professional Development for Teachers course.
Is the course certified?
Both this course and the student version, Jacaranda Digital Citizenship, is certified by the Australian Children’s eSafety Commissioner.
Can I get funding?
Schools can apply for up to $4,000 worth of funding towards accredited eSafety resources. To apply for funding, contact your state’s government representative.
What you’ll love about the course
The Jacaranda Digital Citizenship Professional Development for Teachers course provides you with content that is relevant and easy to digest, alongside a range of engaging multimedia and interactivities. Here are some features you can look forward to:
Pricing and how to buy
Jacaranda Digital Citizenship Professional Development for Teachers is available for individual purchase or as an institutional license.
|Individual purchase||Institutional license|
|Pricing||$149 per purchase||
For Institutional licenses of less than 50 – $2,499
For Institutional licenses of more than 50 – $3,299
|How to purchase||Purchase via the Jacaranda Shop. Payment is made over a secure connection.||Complete the form below and we will be in touch shortly.|
|Digital license duration||18 months||12 months|
|Government funding||Schools can apply for up to $4,000 worth of funding towards accredited eSafety resources. To apply for funding, contact your state’s government representative.|
|Offers||For every license or purchase of Jacaranda Digital Citizenship Professional Development for Teachers course you will receive one free copy of the student version Jacaranda Digital Citizenship.|
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