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Warning Signs of Cyberbullying:
Sunday, 05 February 2012 02:00

"You have the power to make or break a persons day, self esteem
or possibly a persons life."--Stacy Hone

Signs that your child may be a victim of cyberbullying:

1. Spending long hours on the computer

2. Close windows on the computer when you enter the room

3. Is secretive about internet activites

4. Behavorial changes

5. Is always doing homework on the internet, but always in
chat groups and getting behind in school.

 
NetSmartz411
Wednesday, 15 June 2011 00:00

We talk to parents and teachers a lot about educating themselves about the Internet and their children's "online life" so I'm happy to answer questions about what terms mean, what sites are, etc. However, I want to remind everyone that there is an awesome resource online where you can get answers to a lot of the questions you have because others have asked it, or you can even ask an expert your own question. [ read more ]

 
Sexting
Wednesday, 06 July 2011 00:00

Reader's Digest recently did a poll in an effort to find out how many parents have heard the term "sexting" (and understand it). I was surprised to see that only 36% of parents reported being familiar with the term AND understanding what it means. So, I thought it'd be a good idea to highlight some tips to PREVENT sexting. Oh, and for the record, sexting refers to sending sexually charged messages or images by cell phone. [ read more ]

 
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