James Levy, president of the Social Media Society at Northwestern University, emailed me to ask if I could help him identify high schools that are blocking students from accessing social media sites.
…like in Danah Boyd’s essay on the subject, we think it affects the way students learn, and the increasingly important network of contacts they develop. We’d like to find specific schools where there is a practice of blocking Facebook. We’d like to find specific schools where there is a practice of blocking Facebook.
Do you know anyone who attends, works at, or knows of a high school that blocks access? Help out a student and leave your information as a comment here.