Things To Be Careful About At College: Drugs, Alcohol, Debt, Sex… Social Networking?
from the warnings dept
It really does seem like social networking is becoming to adults today what rock music was to a generation or so ago. Beyond Congress trying to ban any such site in schools that receive federal money, college orientations are now including sections on how to social network responsibly online. Yes, it fits right in with the topics on drugs, alcohol, sex and debt. Sure, it’s important that people learn to be responsible in how they use social networks, but shouldn’t kids have learned how to act safely online (social networks or elsewhere) well before they head off to college?