Online hate speech is a growing threat internationally. It undermines social inclusion, diversity and human rights, and causes personal distress, or even violence. This course presents an overview of the phenomenon of online hate speech from three perspectives: personal, public and legal. It shows you ways of addressing hate speech with your learners, and involving them in the creation of a more respectful digital environment. The course is suitable for teachers and educators of all age-groups and takes 10 to 20 hours.
In a world in which digital technology has become the norm, digital citizenship education has never been more important. This introductory course gives you the basic tools to engage learners in the social and ethical issues raised by the everyday technology they use. Working with real-life examples, you learn how to make digital citizenship relevant to your students, and plan learning experiences that will involve and stimulate.The course is suitable for teachers and educators of all age-groups and takes 10 to 20 hours.