Danger of Social Networking

19th October 15

Over the past week, on the occasion of Technology Week, and framed as an objective of the Tutorial Action Plan, first year secondary students were offered a talk about the dangers of social networking.

In this activity, led by Sebastian Gómez, who is the center counsellor, students were presented with a series of basic safety an privacy tips with the social network sites most commonly used by Students of this age, namely Instagram and WhatsApp. They rules of “NETiquette” were explained to them, that is to say, the adoption of appropriate manners on the net, and advice to avoid Sexting (the production and dissemination of material with sexual content). To finish with, students played an online trivia type game www.ciudatuimagenonline.com in which they had to demonstrate their knowledge of the safe use of social network sites.