Friday, August 12, 2011

Social Media & Education: Maintaining Healthy Relationships

Everytime I talk to a new teacher, the conversation always drifts to the question of student relationships and social media. Do we friend students on Facebook or Twitter? How do you maintain the proper "distance"? What about all those new laws in states like Missouri, banning students & teachers from online contact?

I wrote about it on my blog and I think it's worth sharing in case other educators are wrestling with social media policy in a Grace-education context:

Social Media & Educators

A Better Social Media Policy for Educators