Internet & social media safety program set for Jan. 10
Blanton Elementary will host a special program
focusing on internet safety and social media awareness for parents Tuesday,
Jan. 10, in the school cafetorium.
The program will offer parents an informational
session focusing on technological issues affecting students and their families today
including: online predators, cyberbullying and sexting. The session will begin
promptly following a brief PTA meeting at 6 p.m.
Prominent speaker Katelyn LeClerc
Greer to speak about all of these technology-driven topics. Ms. Greer is a
former intelligence analyst for the Massachusetts State Police and a former
internet safety coordinator for the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office.
Ms. Greer and her informative internet
safety programs have been featured in Time
magazine, USA Today and on CNN, and
she will be providing much of that acclaimed content in her presentation. Due
to the graphic nature of some of the content and discussion topics, however, no
one under 18 will be allowed into the sessions.
Childcare will be available for participating parents courtesy of the Harpool Middle School National Junior Honor Society.
For more information on the internet
safety program please contact the school at (940) 369-0700.
Denton Independent School District
Denton ISD Central Offices 1307 N. Locust St. ∣ Denton, TX 76201