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Digital Footprints- Your New First Impression

Created this video after seeing a Harris Interactive poll showing how employers are increasingly using social networking sites to screen job candidates.

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Comment by Don Wielinga on November 13, 2011 at 8:35pm

This has a clear message. I'm going to share this.




Comment by zee.poerio on November 13, 2011 at 7:32pm

Great. Will share with my students!

Comment by Joquetta Johnson on August 17, 2010 at 5:41pm
Thanks for creating and sharing. I plan to share this with my students and teachers.
Comment by David Truss on March 18, 2010 at 12:58am
Well done!
I found my way here via a comment in this blog post:
Which says this:
From my perspective, being friends with students in an informal social medium like face book is fraught with dangers? Its like attending student parties.
On the contrary, I think we NEED to be there, we just need to do it in a way that is positive... which you do an excellent job conveying in the video.
Again, well done!
Comment by Jennifer Potier on January 25, 2010 at 3:57am
Fantastic! You are brilliant! I have also posted on my blog, and sent to my career ed staff to use with students!
Comment by Suzanne Rogers on January 7, 2010 at 10:48am
I've used the video with all of my classes. Over the holiday break my 10th grade students were to work on their cleaning up or starting their educational footprints. They were then to reflect on the process and write a 6 word memoir and post it on googlewave. Some also posted on
Comment by Mike Jackson on January 7, 2010 at 10:33am
A great video. One that needs to be seen by all staff working in schools.
Comment by Ross Miller on January 6, 2010 at 7:28pm
Excellent video and a message that all of our students need to hear. Thanks for posting this.
Comment by Sigi Jakob on December 4, 2009 at 2:21pm
Thanks a lot for this awesome video to tell our students about the importance of their digital footprints! Will use it also in teacher training!
Comment by Liz Heels on December 4, 2009 at 6:34am
Delvered an e-safety session with trainee teachers here in England last week and this was my opening video. It was amazing how many of them then went straight to the privacy settings on Facebook!! I am delivering an accredited e-safety awareness module.


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