Mindful Social Media Pt 1: How and Why I Began an Online Teaching Instagram Without Showing My Face (Until Now)

“As educators, Instagram (and other social media platforms) offers opportunities to make connections, get support from other like-minded teachers, share your story, teaching moments, talents, etc., and even possibly build a business. However, given the potential risks of social media usage on mental health and personal privacy, it’s up to you to decide whether to share yourself as a teacher online and if so, how much or how little to share.”