From the Field - Validating Information

Picture of Alan November Alan November is an international lecturer on Web Literacy. He once had a high school principal tell him that he regularly checks to see who is linked to his school's website.

The school once had an incident where a student was linking to the school and posting inappropriate photos and comments about staff and students. The Principal was able to find the student responsible by cross referencing the links.

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To find out who is linked to your school website, go to Google.com

Enter "link:yourschooldomainname" in the search box

(No space between the "link:" and the domain name.)

 


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