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Social Media: Your Digital Tattoo
Wed, April 12, 2017, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
Do you have a digital tattoo?
Are You Concerned with How Technology Has Changed the Way Your Child Communicates?
This powerful program has been presented to over 250,000 students. It covers the basics concerning the evolution of the mobile and broadband world as it relates to student communication, including: sexting, bullying and social networking. We’ll cover the causes, the technology and how parents, staff and students can help control these trends.
The program discusses and illustrates how each of us has a digital tattoo -- and the steps you can take to control your online persona.
Stephen Smith, Director of Educational Leadership at Cincinnati Bell, is a former high school coach and teacher who also has over 25 years experience in the world of film, video and interactive media development. For the past 12 years he has worked exclusively in the telecommunications industry. He will provide an overview for parents and others on the consequences of student sexting, cyber-bullying and online privacy — while also examining the technologies that enable but can also reduce these practices.