Karie Steelman
jobs and social media
Wed Jul 10, 2013 13:26

I love finding ways to make connections for kids but sometimes I don't like how our jobs are included on social media. It's not that I post bad things on there but I love posting pictures of things my boyfriend and I do so his parents can see. They live 6 hours away from us. I don't think my students or parents want to see all that! I'll just have to create personal accounts and professional accounts and write all the usernames and passwords somewhere so I don't forget! :)

  • Social Bookmarking - Cindi Bradshaw, Tue Jul 9 20:21
    Morgan I already have one too, it is fairly new, but I wonder if it would not be best to keep one just for school. I feel like a twitter just for school may be best as well. I have had a twitter for... more
    • jobs and social media - Karie Steelman, Wed Jul 10 13:26
    • Agree - Paige Moretz, Wed Jul 10 13:01
      It's awful we have to be so careful, but it's always wiser to be careful. And that's a good point that just having some things hidden and some things not could be suspicious. Also, doesn't... more
      • Agree x2 - lohrmk, Wed Jul 10 14:47
        I also agree that it is better safe than sorry! I have personal social networking sites like Facebook and Pinterest but I try to keep all of the separate from school. I don't friend students or... more
        • So True! - Paige Moretz, Wed Jul 10 22:23
          I think it's always best to have two separate accounts. I mean, most of us are not doing anything nefarious online, but things can be so misinterpreted! I would never friend students or parents... more
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