Just as parents are grappling with how to keep their kids safe on social media, schools are increasingly confronting a controversial question: Should they do more to monitor students' online interactions off-campus to protect them from dangers such as bullying, drug use, violence and suicide?Focus on readin', writin', and 'rithmetic. When we've mastered those, maybe then we can branch out and try to control our students' home lives.
Sunday, November 10, 2013
I've Said It Before and I'll Say It Again
Schools need to focus on what happens at school and leave what happens out of school to parents: