Facebook for   Faculty
A Teacher’s Personal Life … Lines between a teacher’s private and public life are blurred. Added responsibility being a pu...
Headline United Kingdom:                                        Disgrace of six drinking, pole-                           ...
Georgia teacher,                            Ashley Payne loses her job                            for vacation photo poste...
High school teacher                                            fired for Facebook                                         ...
Judge rules Patterson, NJteacher can be fired forFacebook comments‘students are futurecriminals’ – posted to 333friends, s...
Five Best PracticesStay up to date with safety and privacysettings.Consider who your ‘Friends’ are.Utilize custom settings...
Privacy SettingsRemember, the people you share with can alwaysshare your information with others, including apps.
Custom Settings
Posts & Tags of Others
Advertisements
To Friend or Not to FriendStudentsStudents (under age 13)Former studentsParents
Things to RememberKeep personal or school-related information out of postsand your profile. Regardless of privacy settings...
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Facebook for Teachers

  1. 1. Facebook for Faculty
  2. 2. A Teacher’s Personal Life … Lines between a teacher’s private and public life are blurred. Added responsibility being a public figure. Extra-curricular life of teachers can have professional consequences.
  3. 3. Headline United Kingdom: Disgrace of six drinking, pole- dancing primary school teachers who published the pictures on Facebook Parent found the photos through one of the teacher’s profiles that did not have privacy settings engaged. The parent printed five pictures and shared the with parents.Photo Source: http://mstknews.blogspot.com/2011/05/disgrace-of-six-drinking-pole-dancing.html
  4. 4. Georgia teacher, Ashley Payne loses her job for vacation photo posted on Facebook Did the Internet Kill Privacy? CBS News ReportPhoto Source: http://www.cbsnews.com/2100-3445_162-7323148.html
  5. 5. High school teacher fired for Facebook comments Said she was just blowing off steam ABC News ReportPhoto Source: http://momentsofawareness.blogspot.com/2010/08/facebook-firing-teacher-loses-job-after.html
  6. 6. Judge rules Patterson, NJteacher can be fired forFacebook comments‘students are futurecriminals’ – posted to 333friends, someoneforwarded to parentsNew Jersey Newsroom
  7. 7. Five Best PracticesStay up to date with safety and privacysettings.Consider who your ‘Friends’ are.Utilize custom settings to create private‘Friends’ lists.Don’t post during work hours.Be responsible digital citizens.
  8. 8. Privacy SettingsRemember, the people you share with can alwaysshare your information with others, including apps.
  9. 9. Custom Settings
  10. 10. Posts & Tags of Others
  11. 11. Advertisements
  12. 12. To Friend or Not to FriendStudentsStudents (under age 13)Former studentsParents
  13. 13. Things to RememberKeep personal or school-related information out of postsand your profile. Regardless of privacy settings, assume that all of theinformation you have shared on your social network is publicinformation. Don’t blindly like or repost a link without looking carefully atthe content first.

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