While speaking at a NewSchools Summit in California this week, Facebook's CEO outlined how educating kids about the Internet should start at a younger age, and by doing so, we can learn how to make the Internet a safer place for children. He says:
"My philosophy is that for education you need to start at a really, really young age. Because of the restrictions we haven’t even begun this learning process. . . . If they’re lifted, then we’d start to learn what works. We’d take a lot of precautions to make sure that they [younger kids] are safe."
What do you think about this stance? Do you agree that kids should start learning about social networks (like Facebook), and the Internet at a younger age?