Social media and students: Engage, empower, exploreBy Kerry Gallagher
It is no longer uncommon or special for school administrators and teachers to use social media to share the great things their students are doing in classrooms, on sports fields, on stage, or out in the community. They ...
Twitter gives users tools to avoid harassing and annoying TweetsBy Larry Magid
In a blog post, Twitter announced that its introducing features to give users more control over what you see and who you interact with through notification settings and a “quality filter.”
Starting now, all Twitter users on mobile ...
Instagram adds disappearing ‘Stories’By Larry Magid
Instagram Stories is a new feature that “lets you share all the moments of your day, not just the ones you want to keep on your profile.” The company says that the service allows you to ...
Featured Video, ConnectSafely’s One Good Thing project
We’ve all seen the stories about trolls, bullies and hate mongers. But guess what? The majority of things that happen online are positive. So the goal of the One Good Thing project is to drown out whatever negativity exists by showing all the great things that people are doing online and with connected technology to make the world (and the Internet) a better place. Share your story at OneGoodThing.org.