In August, Instagram received much-deserved flak when it unveiled "Stories," a feature that was an almost identical version of Snapchat's Stories feature.
A similarity that Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom even owned up to and credited the competing app for the concept, admitting his app was losing users to those (ahem, teens) who preferred to share imperfect day-to-day tidbits on Snapchat instead of "highlights" on Instagram.
The good news for foster parents, caregivers, and case managers is that there is a lot you can do to positively influence adolescents’ decisions about these topics.
Trainings will begin in February with encore trainings in March and April. Come learn the skills you need to become a “Connected Caregiver”, strategies for starting conversations about sensitive topics, and tools for educating youth about healthy relationships.But, unlike Facebook Live where broadcasts can permanently live on on the platform, live videos on Instagram will disappear immediately after recording ends.You will also be able to access trending live stories through Explore, so Instagram can hope to become home to spontaneous viral stars (like Chewbacca Mom) or instant news which were once exclusive to Facebook Live.It is important for units using Chat to remember policies in place to protect the privacy of users.Do not post confidential or proprietary information about UNO, or UNO employees, students, staff, or alumni that would violate such persons’ rights to privacy under applicable federal and state laws and regulations such as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) and the Family Educational Rights Privacy Act (FERPA) and university policies.
We are also here to support our existing caregivers with questions or concerns.