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Actor Alec Baldwin thinks social media education should be taught in school
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Actor Alec Baldwin thinks social media education should be taught in school

Actor Alec Baldwin thinks social media education should be taught in school
Photo Credit: Will Heath/NBC via AP, File
FILE - This Feb. 4, 2017 file photo released by NBC shows Alec Baldwin portraying President Donald Trump in the opening sketch of "Saturday Night Live," in New York. Baldwin doesn't expect to take his impression of President Trump from "Saturday Night Live" to the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner. Trump announced on Twitter last month that he wouldn't be attending the fundraiser for college scholarships and venue for reporting awards, and a host hasn't yet been named. That's led to speculation that Baldwin could host the April 29 event in character -- but the 58-year-old actor doesn't see it happening.

Actor Alec Baldwin thinks social media education should be taught in school

 Actor Alec Baldwin thinks that kids should get education in school about the good and the bad of social media and safety while using it, just like they're taught sex education and about the dangers of drug use.

Speaking to Refinery29 in an interview along with his wife Hilaria, with whom he has three young children, Baldwin explained: "Beyond bullying, the obvious issues about bullying online and so forth, I want eventually for schools to teach about [social media]. What it is, what it isn't. What the pitfalls are, what the benefits are. . . . I think that like sex education and drug education, this is the next thing we need to teach kids about in schools."

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