This editorial appeared in last Sunday’s Age – a good reminder of our duty as parents and educators to teach our children about their digitial footprint.
November 14, 2010
EVERY village has its gossips and, it’s said, a quota of at least one idiot. How many gossips and idiots, then, does the global village have? Plenty, based on the evidence of the recurring pitfalls – some petty, some calamitous – as we stumble into a new era of globalised communication created by internet-based social media networks.
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