“Classwork” May 4, 2010

To make your life easier, you will be able to open all links in a new window.

Respond to Tom Whitby’s Blog Post, “Deal Or No Deal”

  • Check out Professor Whitby’s blog post online by clicking here.
  • Out of curiosity, do you believe that teachers should have unrestricted access to the Internet in school? If you’d like, please respond by leaving a comment below.

What exactly IS the “Net Generation?”

Understanding Social Media/Social Networking Safety Concerns

  • There has been a lot of information in the news regarding a recent tragedy at West Islip High School. A popular senior named Alexis Pilkington took her own life earlier this year.  Many of her friends cried out against a popular website, Formspring.me, saying that comments left there caused irrevocable damage to Alexis. Check out “Let’s Not Create a Cyberbullying Panic” by Larry Magid to read more about the cyberbullying issue.
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