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This One Simple Thing Can Keep Your Child Safe Online

June 21, 2017 - Children, Empathy, Online Safety, Parenting, Sexting, Smart Phones, Texting

It seems like one of the most basic things a parent can do to help protect their child in the digital world, so why doesn’t it happen until it’s too late?

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This New iOS Feature Has Me A Bit Concerned

June 14, 2017 - Cyberbullying, Phones, Smart Phones, Technology

Like all great power, will we use it for good… or for evil?

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Lives Shattered… Over Facebook

June 7, 2017 - College, Facebook, Social Media, Student

I can’t imagine the work, the time, and the money involved in getting into Harvard. Then, just watching it all crumble because of something posted on Facebook.

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Above The Fray Is In The News… But We Wish We Weren’t

June 5, 2017 - Children, Online Safety, Princiapals, School, Sexting, Social Media, Teachers, Teens, Texting

Are schools and school districts finally ready to proactively address this issue? Let’s hope so! You can read the Sacramento Bee article here.

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I Rarely Use The Word ‘Should.’ I’m Using It Today.

May 31, 2017 - Babies, Children, Parenting, Smart Phones, Tablets, Technology

Our mission at Above The Fray is to give people information, not to tell them how to behave. But there’s one issue that we’re speaking out on… because of science. You can read the research findings here.

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How Do We Address Teacher – Student Sexting?

May 24, 2017 - Crime, Online Safety, Parenting, Princiapals, School, Sexting, Social Media, Teens

You see it in the news nearly every day. It’s on the rise across the country. Sometimes it elevates to child rape, other times it ends with nude photos being exchanged. Either way, it has to end. This cannot be allowed to become the norm….

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Parents, Summer Is Almost Here. Are You Ready?

May 17, 2017 - Cyberbullying, Gaming, Online Safety, Parenting, Social Media, Technology

With summer just a couple of weeks away, are your children ready to be left alone in the digital wilderness?

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Has Your Child’s Brain Been Hacked? Probably!

May 10, 2017 - Online Safety, Parenting, Phones, Social Media, Technology

If you’ve not yet watched Anderson Cooper’s story on brain hacking yet, stop what you’re doing and watch. It’s jaw-dropping. You can watch Anderson Cooper’s story here.

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Preparing Our Kids For An Online Summer

May 3, 2017 - Cyberbullying, Empathy, Gaming, Online Safety, Parenting, School, Teens, Texting

As the school year wraps up and our sons and daughters look ahead to summer, are you preparing them for their time online? We know they’ll be buried in their devices, so what do we do as parents to help them?

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Let’s Keep Our Kids Safe Online

April 26, 2017 - Cyberbullying, Gaming, Online Safety, Parenting, School, Technology, Teens

After numerous requests from across the country, Above The Fray is proud to share something that’s completely new! Interested in more information about our new youth program? Just click here!

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