I'll be on the NPR show "Which Way LA?" with Warren Olney on KCRW in the 7pm PT hour, talking about the Glendale, California school district's decision to hire a company to monitor their students' social media output for them, because bullying. Unfortunately I didn't get a chance to mention data shows bullying and the fear of bullying in schools is down overall. I was in the segment with Kelly Corrigan, education reporter for the Glendale News-Press and Burbank Leader and Slate's Emily Bazelon joined us on the segment. You can listen if you're in Southern California, or online here.
I was one of the 153 signers and am a veteran of the Twitter wars. But even I was taken aback by the swift, virulent response.
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