Students and Social Media
Without a doubt, the use of and dependency on social media has grown tremendously over the last decade. According to Cambridge Dictionary, social media is defined as "websites and computer programs that allow people to communicate and share information on the internet using a computer or mobile phone”. It is important for students, parents, and community members to be aware of how social media positively and negatively affects students and their education along with other important aspects of a student's life. With great knowledge about the advantages and disadvantages of social media, people can learn how to protect themselves, yet use social media to its best advantage.