A Perfect Teachable Moment – the Teenager and the Football World

Are you using what is happening at the moment on this topic as a conversation starter with your teens?  Just about everything that is wrong with the use of social media and IT gadgets on both sides is being played out in front of our very eyes. Don’t miss the opportunity to talk and show this clip to your teens.

Private information is being tweeted, photographed on iPhones, posted on social networks, digital reputations are being targeted, digital footprints are being imprinted for the rest of these people’s lives.  There is so much discussion to be had about this and I am sure your teens have strong opinions on this topic.

About Renata Rowe

Deputy Head of Campus/Head of Secondary, Ivanhoe Grammar School, Plenty Campus This blog is the School's way of helping our parents and teachers understand and experience the cyber world that their children live in. We post stories about the latest cyber safety issues, and the latest social mediums that their children and teens might be using. We believe that teaching children and teens to be good Digital Citizen from a young age will protect them and their reputations. Our parents have been delighted and have subscribed so that they can receive our updates - we post about once or twice a week. So subscribe - its easy to do, just enter your email address in the box in the top righthand corner of the home page and posts will automatically be delivered to you.
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