Here are some examples of teachable moments to show/ talk to your kid about to teach them about what can happen when you don’t reflect before you post. If you have any you want me to post, share them in the comments, or on my Facebook page!
Cecil the Lion — hunter posts pictures not thinking that others might be offended, went viral and had to close his office.
Kid who used Hot or Not gets put on sex offender list and is actually jailed!
Over 6,000 angry comments when traveling teen posts smiling picture of her at Auschwitz
Essena O’Neill – Instagram star who deactivated her account because she hated the pressure
Show your kid that every Facebook post is saved. Download all Facebook data, which you can do by going to General Settings and following the bottommost link.
Show kids that the web archives data by going to this site that saves pages of websites. https://archive.org/web/