Instead of strengthening connections, some teens use social media to harass or humiliate others. Some may send inappropriate messages while others spread rumors or make fun of someone. With the widespread use of internet among teenagers today, we need to make sure they are safe on this kind of online threat.
- Is it the TRUTH? – If its not true then don’t post it. Never spread it!
- Is it FAIR to all concerned? – If your posts is not fair to all and might embarrass someone never post it online.
- Will it build GOODWILL and better FRIENDSHIPS? – If your post will only ruin friendships never post it. Never share anything that may hurt or embarrass anyone.
- Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned? – Will your post benefit you and the one reading it?
4. Manage Privacy Settings