A member of the district tech team, Miss Augustine, will be talking with students regarding precautions of social networking. A sizable percentage of our 6th grade class has a presence on Facebook. Developmentally, students are not always understanding the responsibility that goes along with using social networking. A followup parent/child session will be scheduled in February.
Topics are: Internet Security, Cyber Safety, Privacy
Cyber Bullying: signs, types, dangers of, etc.
Social Networks: effects of – now and then, safety issue, what your profile says about you, etc
New Technologies: plugins, widgets, etc.