Activities for learners to get to know Glow
Many people know how important it is that we use avatars instead of images of ourselves on social media, gaming sites and mobile device apps. Avatars help protect us and can also be provide a fun pictorial version of ourselves.
So here’s one way of creating an avatar using a tool available to all Glow users. Simply follow the steps below to make your fun avatar and then add it to your Glow Office 365 profile – which will then appear for others in Glow to see in email, contacts, Yammer and more.
There are many tools online for creating an avatar. The steps below are designed to use a tool available to all Glow users.
There are many other avatar creators either online or as apps for mobile devices.
Jerry Blumengarten put together a host of links tio avatar creator tools – click on the link below to explore them to find one which suits:
Horicon School District put together a page of avatar creators describing each at the link below:
12 web tools and apps for creating digital avatars – a post by Shelly Terrell describing various tools for learners to create their own avatars
Click on the links below for more about being aware of your own Digital Footprint – what we put on the Internet stays there and can be found by others.
Posting Pictures and Videos online – from CEOP Think U Know.
Social media – the Think U Know social networking advice