Peer-to-peer messaging apps like WeChat and Whatsapp are the Best Worst thing to happen to schools. They offer huge communication opportunities and they help members of the community stay connected. However, they can cause major social discord.
I work as an Educational Technology consultant at International EdTech committed to helping schools use technology successfully. I frequently present at conferences on Educational Leadership, Learning Technology, IT, and Data Systems. I am also a a published author focusing on Educational Technology, International Education, and Leadership.