A proactive approach to social media At Long Bay College, we are well positioned to make a difference in the lives of our young people through the quality education and strong culture of care that we provide. We teach our young adults to become critical thinkers; a valuable skill to help manage today’s complexities, including those in the online environment. Young people throughout the world are experiencing the amazing, connective and technological benefits of social media but also the extensive, detrimental effects of its misuse. Together with whānau, we can ensure our young people build confidence and become respectful, responsible global citizens both on and offline. Read more here.