Children and teenagers will say and do things in the heat of the moment, but offline this is often quickly forgotten, whereas online, it’s a very different story. Peter Coe explains how to help prepare children to use social media appropriately.

Children’s use of social media is an emotive and controversial topic for many reasons, such as its effect on performance at school, mental health, its facilitation of online bullying and, of course, online ‘stranger danger.’

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(First published in Education Business 23.01.19)

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