Digital Citizen Day

October 23, 2024

Spread Positivity

What is Digital Citizen Day?

Digital Citizen Day is an annual event encouraging everyone to engage positively and responsibly in our digital world. 

Use #DigitalCitizenDay on October 23, 2024 to help spread the word! 


What is a digital citizen?

If you’re online, you’re a digital citizen!  

Being a responsible digital citizen is about navigating and interacting in online spaces respectfully, safely and with compassion.

What are some ways we can be responsible digital citizens?

Read more about digital citizenship

How can I take part?

Spread the word on social media using #DigitalCitizenDay. Share how you spread positivity online and tag us @MediaSmarts in your posts!

Are you an educator or community organizer? Plan Digital Citizen Day activities for your organization or classroom using the resources in the Teachers’ Hub.

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Here are four tip sheets and videos about the different aspects of digital citizenship:

  1. Empathy and Community
  2. Positive Technology Use
  3. Sharing Information
  4. Ethics and Privacy

Read more about digital citizenship 


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