Tag: Gaggle Safety Management

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Gaggle Speaks
Safety Management in Action: Threat of Suicide

See how Gaggle Student Safety Representatives and Gaggle Safety Management monitor student communications around the clock to catch dangerous situations. In eleven minutes, this potentially life-threatening situation was flagged, forwarded, and dealt with by the student’s administrators to make sure all were kept safe.

04/14/2014
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Gaggle Speaks
Safety Management in Action: Unsolicited Nude Photos on Kik

Twenty-two percent of teens between the ages of 14 and 17 have sent and/or received pornographic images via mobile phone. Fifteen percent of teens have sent nude photos of themselves to someone they’ve never. No longer are children and teens protected by the anonymity of an 11-digit phone number.

03/31/2014

Gaggle Speaks
Safety Management in Action: Saving a Student’s Broken Heart

On Friday, February 14th, “Amy” was using her Gmail account to email her friend “Jacob’s” Gaggle account. Initially, the conversation revolved around typical adolescent relationship problems. However, the exchange quickly took a turn for the worse, with Amy stating “I want to die” and “I want to kill myself.”

03/14/2014

Gaggle Speaks
Safety Management in Action: Weeding Out One Student’s Bad Choice

Early one school day, a student, “Jamie,” at Colony High School in Palmer, AK, sent a chat message to his friend letting him know how excited he was that he showed his father something he had nicknamed “neptune.” The word was present in numerous chats the student had, but did not include any further context.

03/03/2014