App Helps Teens Expand Social Horizons

App Helps Teens Expand Social Horizons

App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

Title: Sit With Us
Summary: Teen-created social tool boosts lunchtime inclusion and community

Pros: Provides an authentic way to connect with others, combats isolation, and encourages an inclusive school environment.
Cons: Some teens may take advantage of the social features to engage in risky online communication.
Bottom Line: This app has the potential to help students make connections with other students they may not otherwise engage with.

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By Common Sense Education