The educational origami wiki, complied by New Zealand teacher Andrew Churches, has a wealth of digital citizenship resources and includes the tenets of digital citizenship:
The Digital Citizen will follow six tenets of citizenship.
- Respect yourself
- Protect yourself
- Respect others
- Protect others
- Respect intellectual property
- Protect intellectual property
If we all remembered these six points when online, the world would be a much better place to live in. Check out the other excellent resources on the wiki here.
Andrew Churches, a world-renowned classroom teacher from Auckland has shared six underlying facets of digital citizenship for students (and adults) and an ethical approach to our digital world. These include:
- respect for others,
- respect for ourselves
- respect for intellectual property (piracy and asking permission to use)
- protecting yourself,
- protecting others and
- protecting intellectual property