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Welcome to Teacher Summer Institute 2017!  For the first time ever, Boston Public Schools and the Boston Teachers Union are co-hosting an academic conference for teachers.  TSI will focus on highlighting the best practices of some of our most passionate urban educators across BPS.  Teachers, central office staff, and valued members of our community will join together to help bring a shared vision for instruction to life across the district. Please note, this is open to all educators, and is not exclusively for new teachers. We hope to see you there!  
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Thursday, August 24 • 12:00pm - 1:20pm
Digital Citizenship for the Tech Generation LIMITED
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As technology becomes a presence within students’ lives the importance of teaching students to navigate technology safely and efficiently is rising. This session explores key elements of "Digital Citizenship" such as social media, cyber-bullying, digital footprint, and digital learning. Participants will analyze safe, efficient, responsible, and respectful student uses of technology while learning to infuse digital citizenship/literacy activities into their curricula.

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Nikolas Gonzales

Digital Learning Specialist, OIIT
Nick Gonzales has taught for over 10 years in New York City, BPS, and abroad as an ESL, EFL, and ESL/world history teacher. He has worked as a Digital Learning Specialist for the past 10 years for Boston Public Schools, is a Google certified educator, an adjunct world history professor... Read More →

Thursday August 24, 2017 12:00pm - 1:20pm EDT