Time to Get “Social Smarts”

I have just received a link to an excellent post on a topic especially close to my heart, and which links very nicely to my earlier post Moral Dilemma or Just Old Fashioned?  Written by Joey Sargent, it is an Open Letter to Teens, Tweens and the People Who Love Them, highlighting the hidden dangers of using social media and the fact that we need to be CAREFUL online!

Please read this post for yourself.  I take no credit for it but I think it is excellent and just reinforces the fact that we need to guide our children in their online behaviour, teach them the facts and show them how to be responsible Cyber Citizens – parents and teachers alike!


About Karen Stadler

A teacher with 28-odd years' experience, who is passionate about ICT and all things technological! I am very interested in global classrooms, blogging, iPads and ICT integration. Always looking for new ideas, I am a lifelong learner!

Posted on August 11, 2011, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Corinne Gregory

    If you found that post of interest, you may also like this one on a similar vein: http://socialsmarts.wordpress.com/2011/06/17/the-anti-social-social-media/ talking abouut how the social media world is affecting our children’s abilities to connect and develop relationships in the offline world.

    – Corinne Gregory

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