September 22nd, 2014
It is a term that’s been thrown around over the last several years almost seeming as if it might be overkill. Unfortunately, there is good reason that the act of cyberbullying remains at the forefront of digital safety which are mostly due to some staggering statistics.
They Know Not What They Do
Amongst millions of American kids between [...]
December 6th, 2013
Parenting has changed drastically in the past decade. Instead of dinner bells ringing children home, they now have cell phones. Social media has become an obsession and a favorite past time. With the changes in technology, changes in parenting become necessary.
You can keep your child safe in the social media age with a few tips [...]
November 8th, 2013
On September 9, 2013, following a year of verbal abuse and bullying, 12-year-old Rebecca Ann Sedwick decided that she couldn’t take it any longer. She messaged a friend about her intentions, changed her screen name to “That Dead Girl” and climbed the tower at an abandoned concrete plant and jumped. Her mother told the local [...]
October 18th, 2013
Ask.fm and Lesser Known Social Media Portals – Cyber Bullying Havens
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Parents of young adults, take heed. Facebook and Twitter aren’t the only places where your kids might be bullied. There exist thousands of other online avenues where people hide under the guise of ‘freedom of speech’ to say inappropriate and terrible things [...]
October 11th, 2013
What is Cyber Bullying?
According to Stopbullying.gov, cyber bullying is bullying that happens using the internet or electronic technology. Just like regular bullying, cyber bullying involves an aggressive act performed by a person that has (or that is perceived to have) more power toward a person that has (or that is perceived to have) less power. [...]
March 22nd, 2013
Keep Kids Safe on Internet- Protect Them From Cyberbullies. This is a new world of bullying that most parents, teachers and coaches are having a hard time understanding. Helping kids learn how to use the internet safely is very important. They need mentors and guides to assist them. Learn how text bullying works today.
November 20th, 2012
Since we love our children, we are always on the lookout for signs that he or she is being bullied at school. We hate to think that there may be children who try to exclude him or her from activities or ridicule him or her. Sometimes we are so caught up in trying to find [...]
October 15th, 2012
Some Facts About Bullying
Bullying is a huge problem for children in the United States and elsewhere. Recently I ran across a great info-graphic that explained some things about bullying. You can see it here: http://www.infographicsarchive.com/health-and-safety/infographic-the-truth-about-bullying/. The info-graphic shared some startling facts that I want to tell you about.
First of all, what is bullying? Well, according [...]
August 20th, 2012
How to protect your child from cyber-bullying using mobile monitoring applications? Read this blog post to find the many ways that parents can monitor who and what their child is receiving and sending on their mobile applications.
August 7th, 2012
Many parents are nervous about sending their children to school because of bullying. Prepare them to not just be a “by-stander or witness” but to be assertive and aware of what is going on around them. Claim your free ebook on Parent’s Resources for Bullying at http: