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WHAT IS SOCIAL
Social Media Privacy is the ability of an individual to seclude themselves, or information about themselves, and thereby express themselves selectively on social media.
DO'S & DONT'S OF SOCIAL MEDiA
Never post your personal information!
Such as a cell phone number, home number, home address, or your location on any social networking site or through mobile apps like Snapchat or Instagram.
Never meet in person with anyone you first “met” on the internet.
If someone asks to meet you, tell your parents or guardian right away. Some people may not be who they say they are.
Be very cautious when posting pictures!
Check with your parents before you post pictures of yourself or others online. Do not post inappropriate pictures of yourself or anyone else.
Don’t respond and delete inappropriate content.
Delete any unwanted messages. You may need to delete friends who continuously bother you, tag you or post things that are not appropriate.
NEVER share your password with anyone.
Including your best friend… The only people who should know your password are your parents or guardian.
Be careful when downloading!
Do not download or install software or anything on your computer or cell phone before checking with your parents or guardian.
Use Privacy Settings
Use the privacy settings of social networking sites and verify that your information is private through search engines.
Get Help or Seek Advice
If anything makes you feel uncomfortable online, while gaming or when using your cell phone, talk with your parents, guardian or a trusted adult right away.
Never Swipe & Drive
Avoid using social media and driving at all times to avoid getting a ticket or into a serious accident. Make sure the driver in the vehicle does not text and drive as well.
PULL OR POST?
During this activity you will be provided different types of status updates that you will decide to pull or post.
Discussion: How has cyber bullying impacted you or your peers? What role did you play or do you wish you could have played after watching the video?
WHAT CAN YOU DO IF YOU
WITNESS CYBER BULLYING?