Encourage a balanced classroom discussion on how young people experience social media.
Explore the positive and negative aspects of social media with your class using these resources.
These resources will support the class to think about healthy and less healthy friendships.
Look at possible changes in friendships to allow students to feel prepared for the future.
These resources will help your class to explore their attitudes towards peer pressure.
Classroom resources to explore evolving group dynamics.
Healthy relationships are a combination of equality, mutual respect and feeling connected. In Jigsaw’s My World Survey 2, 24% of young people said that they currently have a boyfriend/ girlfriend (18% in Junior Cycle and 30% in Senior Cycle).