Understanding Social Media Boundaries for Students and Staff
9/17/19 from 3:30-4:30 pm, or archived
or part of the Anti-Bullying Specialist Certificate Program ONLINE
Log in accessible within 30 minutes of registration for 1 year
Instructors: Sandra L. Jacques, Esq., LEGAL ONE Supervisor of Legal Research & Content Development; Rebecca Gold, Retired Director of Human Resourcces
In the age of social media, students and staff members are increasingly crossing boundaries and engaging in inappropriate communications. This webinar will provide an overview of how First Amendment law applies in the context of social media for both students and staff members. Participants will learn when social media posts may constitute cyberbullying and/or may potentially violate state or federal discrimination law. Participants will learn about the most recent case law and will understand their legal requirements for responding to social media posts.