The WorldVuze community of students in classrooms around the world depends on everyone trying to communicate as effectively as possible. On WorldVuze, you will be identified by other students globally by your username. Please do not share personal information with anyone while you are communicating in this environment.
By personal information we mean, your full name, email address, skype, youtube accounts, mailing address, phone number, school name, school address, links to personal pictures or files, etc.
Important Information Regarding Your Identity/Security on WorldVuze
1. Your User Name
On the WorldVuze site, only the username you choose to provide in your profile, your city and age will appear next to all of your comments — for example ‘John, from Toronto, Canada, 13 years old’. Your school name will not be identified. That means that all students, including those in your classroom, will only know you by the username you choose. For this reason, it is important that you do NOT include your last name. Your teacher will receive regular updates and be able to read all of your posts on WorldVuze (answers to questions, mindshifts, and comments to other student’s answers) and your teacher will know who you are. If there is an inappropriate post, your teacher will be notified.
There are a few “ground rules” on WorldVuze. When you are using WorldVuze, the expectation is that you:
Here’s a video you can share with your students about Online Conduct on WorldVuze