ConnectSafely is a website for parents, teens, educators, advocates - everyone engaged in and interested in the impact of the social Web. The user-driven, all-media, multi-platform, fixed and mobile social Web is a big part of young people's lives, and this is the central space – linked to from social networks across the Web - for learning about safe, civil use of Web 2.0 together. The forum is also designed to give teens and parents a voice in the public discussion about youth online safety.
ConnectSafely.org is a project of Tech Parenting Group, nonprofit organization based in California, and Utah.
Monday, December 14, 2009
This wiki contains a lot of ideas and applications to support social networking in the classroom, but also contains background information that speaks directly how social networking can benefit to learning and student engagement.