As K-12 schools offer increased access to broadband Internet for students, it's important for schools to teach students how to use the Internet properly, according to writer and teacher Abigail Walthausen. In this commentary, she writes that schools' current use of Internet filters, however, hinders such lessons by preventing students' access to the full Internet. With the filters limiting what they see, students will not learn how to use the Internet properly when the filters are not in place, she writes.

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