Online Ethics: Challenges for Preservice Educators
Beverly B Ray, Idaho State University, United States ; Susan Patterson, University of Alabama, United States
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA ISBN 978-1-880094-47-1 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA
How do preservice teachers view issues of online ethics? What knowledge do preservice teachers have of online ethics, including topics such as AUPs, copyright/fair use, and online privacy? What place does online ethics hold in teacher education programs? The presentation will outline the results of a study examining the attitudes and perceptions of preservice educators at one public university in the northwestern United States. Students' knowledge and understanding of copyright issues as they relate to AUPs, Internet Use, and ethical behavior will be discussed. Participants will have an opportunity to discuss methods of including online ethics in existing teacher education courses, including technology integration and methods courses. An overview of useful web sites will be offered as well.
Ray, B.B. & Patterson, S. (2003). Online Ethics: Challenges for Preservice Educators. In C. Crawford, N. Davis, J. Price, R. Weber & D. Willis (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2003--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 2145-2146). Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).