Social Media in the Classroom

For this post, I created a VoiceThread that explores some of my thoughts on social media in the classroom and the importance of helping students become safe, responsible, respectful, and kind users of social media.

To check out my VoiceThread, click on the image below:

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One thought on “Social Media in the Classroom

  1. danadecker says:

    How interesting that digital citizenship was the topic your staff meeting this week! I am a high school teacher, but I think the read aloud will be something I will check into for my students.


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