The Government of Canada has just launched an new interactive video on their youtube channel where you can send a text (positive or negative) and see how the recipient reacts to it.
Here is the mean thing I said to her:
Here is her reaction:
Here is the nice (at least I thought it was) thing I said:
And her reaction:
I think this might be a useful tool to use in any digital citizenship workshop. One of the big issues of social media and youth is the disconnect – how it is easy to say mean things when there are no consequences. I am definitely going to add this to my roster!