Teachers and social media

The Education Council encourages teachers, learners and families to access online safety tools, support and advice from Netsafe. It is a New Zealand-based online safety organisation with information on how to manage online challenges. There is a section dedicated to educators and helpful guides on Netsafe’s site include: harmful digital communications in schools,digital citizenship in schoolsresponding to online incidents, and bring your own device.

Visit the Netsafe website to find out more about their work to support teachers.