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Getting Social

How social media proves to be a valuable educational tool for children. GUEST COLUMN | by Carole Thompson Social media has a very ambiguous role in our education system. Nobody is sure what to make of it — whether to … Continue reading

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Trends | Infographic: The Use of Social Media in School

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Social Media: Brilliant Tool Or Distraction?

GUEST COLUMN | by Rob James Love it or hate it, social media has become part of most people’s everyday lives, whether that means checking Facebook, using Twitter, or engaging in blogs, Pinterest walls, and other networks. Smartphone Internet speeds … Continue reading

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Cyber Bullying: How Technology Can Be Used to Battle Its Effects

GUEST COLUMN | By Paul Langhorst Bullying in schools is hardly a new problem, but in today’s “connected” world, it doesn’t look like it once did.  Face-to-face harassment incidents, once confined to the schoolyard, have moved to the cyber schoolyard. … Continue reading

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