Crash Course in Social Networking

Our upcoming Parents’ Academy will be a Crash Course in Social Networking.  Parents please take a few moments to post comments with your questions, concerns, and experiences around social networking tools. Be sure to Bring Your Own Laptop, this will be an  interactive evening of learning.

(image from Facebookforparents.org)

Tuesday, November 10th, 7p.m. -
7:00-8:00pm – Crash Course in Social Networking

Facebook, Twitter, and texting are some of the most popular modes of social networking today. This crash course will give parents an overview of how these networks operate, usage among youth, and practical advice for parents.

(Recommended for parents 5-8)

Presenters: Mr. Cox and Mrs. Savage

Bring Your Own Laptop session.

Another parent view of Facebook and 5 simple steps to begin your exploration.

Motherlode: Adventures in Parenting blog on the New York Times

http://parenting.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/02/20/facebook-for-parents/

The five steps outlined in the above post come from a class entitled Facebookforparents.

Facebook Information and Help Section

http://www.facebook.com/help.php

Please post your questions before the session.

1 Comment Already

  1. Wendy said:
    November 7, 2009 at 9:19 am     Permalink

    How do I ensure that my child’s facebook account is unseen to anyone other than whom he/she chooses to see it?
    How can I access my child’s facebook account to look at it or close it?

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