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Chanda Gohrani

Social Media Manager , Quib.ly

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Should social media be taught in school?

More and more kids are being bullied on social media, few even losing their lives. Also a lot of them spoil their future job possibilities by posting something stupid online because they don't understand future employers must be watching.

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  • Mar 3 2013: With the prevalence of social media, I think that it should be taught in schools. Younger people are using it more and more often, so it would be beneficial if they learned to utilize it as a tool. Educators can teach children how to use it efficiently and responsibly. Education should teach skills that are directly applicable to students when they are outside of the classroom, where there is constant change. Knowing how to use social media responsibly is a skill that can benefit students both professionally and personally.

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