ITI @ #DigCitCommit Virtual Congress
On February 11-12, 2020, the DigCitCommit Virtual Congress was held at Facebook HQ where featured leaders shared how digital citizenship practices can have a positive impact on the world. L.A. Unified was a featured school district spotlighted for our commitment to digital citizenship over the last five years. ITI Director, Sophia Mendoza, and PPDS, Dr. Vanessa Monterosa, took to the DigCitCommit stage to share promising practices for system-level implementation of digital citizenship from policy to practice. This session was streamed live to over 1,700 virtual attendees from around the globe. To view the session, click the following link:
MaCES Cultivates Digital Agents
Maywood Center for Enriched Studies (MaCES) shared a featured message at the DigCitCommit Virtual Congress where Principal Duran, CS Teacher Ms. Camarena, and three students shared how they support and engage in cultivating productibve and positive digital footprints. This video was featured at Facebook HQ and streamed live to over 1,700 virtual attendees from around the globe. To view this video, please click this link: https://lausd.wistia.com/medias/91jf39a0gk
LA Unified Classrooms Highlighted as Exemplars of the ISTE Student Standards
by Jamie Galgana, Instructional Technology Facilitator
Seven L.A. Unified classrooms through the Instructional Technology Initiative’s Practitioner Schools Program are featured in the recently released International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Standards and Indicators videos, as part of ISTE’s mission to find exemplars nationwide of the student standards in action. L.A. Unified is one of four districts in the U.S. that were highlighted by ISTE. Of the 28 student indicator examples unveiled last month on ISTE’s YouTube Channel, seven of them are classrooms from L.A. Unified.