On Tuesday 20th November 2018 Dr. Maureen Griffin gave 3 seperate 2 hour student session’s to 1st years, 2nd years, and TY, LC1 & LCA1 students. The talk dealt with trends currently popular among Irish teenagers, what the potential dangers are and offered practical advice about how protect themselves online.
Issues such as social networking sites, social messaging/chatting apps, video streaming, gaming, mobile device safety, grooming, sexting, screen time and cyber-bullying were addressed.
That evening Dr. Griffin presented a very informative talk to parents also outlining the challenges students face and offered practical advice.
More information on Internet Safety can be found on Dr. Griffin’s website www.mgmstraining.ie