Media 101 Week 7

This week my media students are studying the impact of social media. One class activity included researching various communication platforms and the company’s policies to be a member of that online community. We also covered the media topics of ethical censorship, invasion of privacy, and the need for transparency. Another group activity was to examine… Continue reading Media 101 Week 7

Stop Cyberbullying

Many of my students write term research papers on Social Media, which brings up the topic of cyberbullying. It is defined as, ”the use of electronic communication to bully a person, typically by sending messages of an intimidating or threatening nature” (Dictionary.com). While I am not surprised at the high rate of 87% of today's… Continue reading Stop Cyberbullying