Social Media may be more important than your Resume. · ICTPHMS · Storify

Students in Mr. Kirsch’s ICT class reflections on the infographic describing information on how their Social Media profiles may be looked at more by employers verse their “hard copy” resume.


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How to use Storify

What is Storify?

Storify is a visual way to tell social media stories using your Tweets, Facebook updates, pics, and other social media information.  Storify is overwhelmingly a neat way to show how a story develops over social media — without you having to take screenshots and insert your own links.

How to Use Storify:

Luckily, it’s easy.

  1. First, create an account at Storify (you can log in with Twitter or Facebook).
  2. Click the blue “Create a Story” button in the top right hand corner.
  3. Look at the right side of the new screen where the icons of your favorite social media websites reside.  
  4. Click on any social media icon (like Twitter), then put in a username for that network you want to search. You’ll see all the recent Tweets from that person/hashtag/search query.
  5. Now, start dragging content from the right hand panel from the social media networks you are searching into the left hand panel where you are telling your story. Add words or titles. You are finished!! A story told in text and pictures via social media updates.

Want an Example?

Here’s one of my classes using storify. It’s a recap of our Digital Citizenship Chats we did on our #blogs.


Students Reflections on Social Media Profiles & resume.

Students quoted reflections on their Social Media Profiles verse their “hard copy” resumes.

Teach Like a Pirate ~~ Growth Mindset! Nov. 17, 2014 (with images, tweets) · LisaMilstead

#TLAP meets Growth Mindset! A natural combination!


Love participating in twitter chats. Great collaboration!!!

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Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup

Check out Edutopia’s collection of articles, videos, and other resources on internet safety, cyberbullying, digital responsibility, and media and digital literacy.


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Re-branding Digital Citizenship – Edweb webinar with Tanya Avrith – Nov. 20 – 5 pm (EST)

Meeting Registration: Rebranding Digital Citizenship – Video Conferencing, Web Conferencing, Meeting and Webcast Service. Produce your own high quality online meetings, with video conferencing, web conferencing, video meetings, registration service, surveys, PayPal Integration and more. Try it free for two weeks!


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Your online life, permanent as a tattoo

What if Andy Warhol had it wrong, and instead of being famous for 15 minutes, we’re only anonymous for that long? In this short talk, Juan Enriquez looks at the surprisingly permanent effects of digital sharing on our personal privacy.


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Facebook = Good or Bad? – Post #6

Read the article. This article discusses how a group on Facebook lured individuals as young as 13 and raped them. Answer the questions below on YOUR own blog.   (Post your reflection by Friday, November 14, 2014 by 5pm). Please respond to a minimum of two other classmates Blog Posts.

Article – Facebook


1) What must you be aware of when it comes to  the dangers of various Social Media platforms?

2) What precautions should you take  when you have made the decision that you are going to create an account on a variety of social media platforms (etc..pinterest, facebook, twitter, and/or snapchat)?

3) What rights and responsibilities do YOU have as “users” to protect yourself from situations like the one in the article?



Learning To Become a GOOD Digital Citizen | Digital CitizenShip

. . Learning To Become a GOOD Digital Citizen | Digital CitizenShip | How To? Well, there is a lot of different views! WE will explore WHAT could be THE BEST way to teach and to learn about Digital…


Global Collaboration on Digital Citizenship!! It’s an honor to be part of this community of educators & bloggers! 

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Infographic On Internet Addiction – How Important Is Internet In Our Lives? | Broadband Expert

Internet addiction? Check out this infographic on how internet access ranks in our lives.


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