This first-hand account of the secret digital lives of high school students comes from newest Cyber Civics team member Peter Kelley, who is also a former high school English teacher and current high school coach. There’s an urgent and growing need to equip middle school students with the skills to become ethical, knowledgeable and empowered digital citizens. Every competent mind is able to comprehend this….especially high school students!
Having been a high school teacher
It was once said a lady’s name should enter the public sphere just three times; when she was born, when she married, and when she died. No longer. Now, social media has ensured that our children’s most momentous occasions — first teeth, first steps, first smiles — are shared well before they even blow out the candle on their first birthday cake. For better or worse, how else is today’s childhood so very different than our own? Then: One album of snapshots and some blurry Polo