It's not often you find a story that contains all the drama of electronic name-calling, a political hot button issue, and accusations of bullying!
This brief story, from Tulsa, Oklahoma, has it all. Tak a look: http://news.yahoo.com/okla-school-official-tweets-educators-dirtbags-233417629.html.
Do the math! Technology (Twitter) Risks + School Voucher Lawsuit + Bullying Accusation = School Security Issue(s).
Issue Raising Questions (props to Paul Baltz) -
How are you handling/addressing technology use and indiscretions? To whom do your policies/practices apply? Students? Staff?
What are your policies regarding media coordination? How often are those policies disseminated?
Do you have a documented bullying policy? How 'bout a full-fledged bullying prevention program? To whom does is apply? Students and staff? Others?
Share your thoughts!