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Part II: Social Media and School Safety

Part II looks at social media and school safety. It discusses some of the most critical issues involving students (cyberbullying, sexting, use of cell phones, youth violence), socializing online, and handling crises. Each chapter looks at the legal issues and provides extensive resources that school leaders can use to work with the school community to assure the safe and appropriate use of social media. If you’re looking for an overview of the social media issues most frequently faced by principals, this section will help you understand the issues and the appropriate leadership response.