7th and 8th grade students at Amity Middle School in Orange were recently treated to a very powerful presentation by Jerry Ackerman. Jerry Ackerman is a regular speaker for the Navy SEALS, has appeared on Sirius/XM radio, is an author of six books, has shared the stage with NFL stars, and has spoken to over 1 million students. He spoke to the Amity 7th and 8th grade students in Orange about the proper use of social media. Jerry explained social media do’s and don’ts, how to handle conflict without using social media, proper ways to deal with things they see and hear online, and what it means to have digital citizenship and respect for others.
(Pictured left to right): William Carroll, Melita Collins, Preston Kral, Jerry Ackerman, and Olivia Greco