Peer Pressure or Social pressure is when a group of people make you feel that you need to change yourself or do something you don’t want to do to impress them instead of being yourself. It’s a big problem in unstable friend groups. Explore strategies that help when the pressure is on.
Cyberbullying, excessive gaming, sharing passwords, free downloads and online friends. These are some of the common pitfalls when it comes to internet safety. Explore some of the ways to keep students safe online.
Our students are at an age when they are beginning to actively use social media. Whether we like it or not, it is not going away. Discussions with about healthy use of social media is a good starting point.