Original Article by Falcontail: Social Media Guidelines for Schools & Teachers |
Social media is essential for all businesses and schools and daycares are no exception.This article is dedicated to my daughter Kayla who brought the need for this article to my attention. She has devoted most of her young life to helping children, particularly those with special needs and I am very proud of her and her devotion to education. Hopefully this article will help teachers and schools take advantage of social media use. Part of being a successful student, teacher, administrator or citizen is understanding that social media and digital communication are essential parts of our world today. Access to the information made available through social media and the internet can result in a tremendous advantage to students, teachers and their schools. It can also creates new responsibilities of which students, teachers and administrators should be aware.