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No One – Not Parents, Not Kids – No One Wants To Hear This

August 15, 2018 - Children, Empathy, Facebook, Family, Instagram, Online Safety, Parenting, Porn, Smart Phones, Snapchat, Social Media, Student, Technology, Teens

Studying the effects of digital technology on kids for the past few years has finally led me to this place. It’s not where I want to be. It’s where I have to be. And I think, once you watch this video, you’ll agree. Read this:…

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Are You Teaching This Vital Lesson To The Young People Around You?

May 23, 2018 - Instagram, Online Safety, Parenting, School, Snapchat, Social Media, Teachers, Teens, Twitter

Young people need to hear this over and over and over and over. It’s imperative they know this lesson!

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The Latchkey Kids Of The Internet

April 18, 2018 - Children, Family, Online Safety, Parenting, Social Media, Teens

Gone is the era of After School Specials and G.I. Joe cartoons. Today’s kids live in an entirely different era, and their experiences are unlike anything you or I had growing up. They are the latchkey kids of the internet…

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Talking About Apps Is Great, But It’s Not Where You Start

March 7, 2018 - Children, Empathy, Family, Online Safety, Parenting, Smart Phones

Think about it like you would a car. If you want to know how to drive, do you start by learning how the radiator works?

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This Is How We Keep Our Kids Safe Online

August 23, 2017 - Children, Cyberbullying, Online Safety, Parenting, Teachers, Technology

Our goal is simple: Keep kids safe online. And for that to happen, parents have to get involved. Here’s how one small community in Texas is proactively addressing this vital issue.

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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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