Today’s society is becoming more and more socially focused with each passing day. Social media is not simply a passing trend; it is here to stay. Now more than ever, students need to understand the basics of social media and how it can affect their future both negatively and positively. A strong or weak social media presence now affects both college admissions and the workforce.
Professionals look for people that know how to stay both current and professional in the middle of a social age. There are several things that teachers can begin teaching students early on about social media that can help them as they enter college and the job force.
Social media will drive the upcoming generation even more than this one. It’s incredibly important that students learn early on how to manage their accounts and use the for their advantage. It may not traditional, but some things really are more useful than Algebra.