HATERS AND CYBERBULLYING
Words are powerful things!
I’m working for you: children, young people, teachers and parents!
This section will soon feature materials for you to download and use in your schools.
FREEDOM and RESPECT
Two words that are among the values I uphold. Two words rich in meaning, rather forgotten and considered rather antiquated.
But I not only like them (am I or am I not a nonconformist monkey?)
; I also want to post them, hashtag them, share them and instagram them, but that’s not all!
I want to take them into classrooms
, because I want you to touch with your hands the difference between browsing the web (all too fast and experienced too inattentively, without looking at anything in depth) and making a difference
wherever you go with the touch-screen of your phone.
Ready for the big sound bite?
(read it s-l-o-w-l-y).
“If it is true that freedom
derives from awareness
of that which surrounds us, and awareness derives from learning, then, when we achieve learning, we gain new eyes capable of observing reality; a reality which, seen close up, does not frighten me, and so I respect it
And what better analogue place than schools, which have always been a place of learning, to introduce and spread the culture of freedom and digital
Opposable thumbs for everyone, my primate friends!
Knowledge sets us free; it is ignorance that keeps us prisoner. (Socrates)
I don’t want blind followers
on my social network; only free thinkers. (Mongey)