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ELEMENT #1:Digital AccessFull electronic participation in society. Can all users participate in a digital society at acceptable levels if they choose?
Nine Elements of Digital Citizenship
ELEMENT #2:Digital CommerceElectronic buying and selling of goods. Do users have the knowledge and protection to buy and sell in a digital world?
ELEMENT #3:Digital CommunicatonElectronic exchange of information. Do users understand the various digital communication methods and when each is appropriate?
ELEMENT #6:Digital LawElectronic repsonsibility for actions and deeds. Are users aware of laws (rules, policies) that govern the use of digital technologies?
ELEMENT #9:Digital Security (Self-Protection)Electronic precautions to guarantee safety. Do users take the time to protect their information while taking precautions to protect others' data as well?
ELEMENT #7:Digital Rights and ResponsibilitiesThose requirements and freedoms extended to everyone in a digital world. Are users ready to protect the rights of others and defend their own digital rights?
ELEMENT #8:Digital Health and WellnessPhysical and psychological well-being in a digital technology world. Do users consider the risks (both physical and psychological) when using digital technologies?
ELEMENT #4:Digital LiteracyProcess of teaching and learning about technology and the use of technology. Have the users taken the time to learn about digital technologies and do they share that knowledge with others?
ELEMENT #5:Digital EtiquetteElectronic standards of conduct or procedure. Do users consider others when using digital technologies?