"In an effort to prevent cyber bulling, a 13 year-old girl has created a project that makes teens think twice about what they are posting, and rethink whether they actually want to send a potentially abusive message."
SAMHSA's Bullying Prevention App is a soon-to-be available mobile app that has simple conversation starters to begin a dialogue with your child. Research shows that spending at least 15 minutes a day speaking with your child can build the foundation for a strong relationship and provide reassurance that they can come to you if they have a problem.
I have already created Facebook happy by downloading its official app, and currently they expect American state to transfer a lot of from them?! (The popular social media large has pushed it too way this point.
The above map shows the average Internet speed, measured in megabits per second, in every state. The dark green represents the highest speeds, while dark red shows the slowest. The East and West coasts naturally have faster connections, while the Midwest and less populated states got the short end of the speed stick. Virgina takes the number one spot with an average internet speed of 13.7 Mbps, potentially because of the heavy military and government presence there, which has also led to statewide affluence.
"Following yesterday's post on Seven Deadly Digital Sins I received a couple of requests for digital safety and citizenship resources appropriate for elementary school students. Here are some of my favorite resources for teaching digital safety and citizenship at the elementary school level."
Legislation introduced today in the United States Senate would restrict the use of students' personal data for commercial purposes, limit the transfer of such data and require records to be kept of any entities that have access to students' information.
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