What inner city kids know about social media, and why we should listen

Posted by Spike Case studies

kidsTeenagers know a lot more about privacy than we think, so what are they trying to tell us when they post?  Read the full story from Jacqui Cheng at medium.com

I know which of my teenage students smokes weed in the park after class on Fridays, and which other students are with him.  I know which ones are struggling with making friends in their first few weeks at college, and which ones aren’t. I know which of my students chafe against overly strict parents on a regular basis. I know which one spends every weekend in the hospital due to a chronic condition. I know which ones got arrested last night.