10 Reasons to Educate Elementary Students about Social Media | Big Ideas in Education

See on Scoop.itSocialmedia in schools

“It is always interesting to me, to find out that more and more of our younger students are becoming involved with the Internet and Social Media.  Due to their developmental age, most students have some kind of difficulty with self-management throughout childhood. But, this is to be expected with children. They simply lack the maturity, brain development, and personal experience to understand how to manage themselves in every situation in real life, let alone online.”

Teaching primary kids about social media – good reason to have TLs in schools teaching information literacy.

Carey Leahy‘s insight:

A reminder about the digital footprint that follows us all.

See on bigideasinedu.edublogs.org

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