Jones County High School High Tech students participated in “The Essentials of Responsible Social Media Use” training conducted by Professor Antre’ Drummer. Students were educated on how to properly present themselves on social media to avoid unfavorable responses during the college application and hiring process. Professor Drummer informed students of the negative consequences of posting inappropriate pictures and language. Participants obtained information on updating privacy setting to protect their privacy, responding to cyberbullying, and utilizing professional social media platforms for post-secondary education and employment networking.
The Georgia High School High Tech Program is a comprehensive community-based program providing youth with disabilities a link to academic and career-development experiences that enable them to successfully meet the workforce demands of the 21st century.