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7 dangerous Apps that parents need to know about

7 dangerous Apps that parents need to know about | Online Safety | Scoop.it
7 dangerous Apps that parents need to know about - Checkup Daily
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Put the iPhone down and talk to your Kids!

Put the iPhone down and talk to your Kids! | Online Safety | Scoop.it
The recent SMH article outlining author Mem Fox’s genuine concern about the increasing use of technology as a replacement for parental interaction with their kids was spot-on, and should raise alarm bells – but will it?
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How a teen’s iPod can tell you if they will be trouble

How a teen’s iPod can tell you if they will be trouble | Online Safety | Scoop.it
A new study shows a strong, early penchant for gothic, punk, heavy metal and hardcore dance music can be a predictor of teens who will go astray.
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A mother gives her child an iPhone- and a written agreement on how it is to be used

A mother gives her child an iPhone- and a written agreement on how it is to be used | Online Safety | Scoop.it
1. It is my phone. I bought it. I pay for it. I am loaning it to you. Aren’t I the greatest?
2. I will always know the password.
3. If it rings, answer it. It is a phone. Say hello, use your manners.
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Free Internet Safety Tutorial

Free Internet Safety Tutorial | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Stay safe and secure online. Avoid the most common threats, and learn how to protect your computer and your privacy.
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Everloop.com and McAfee Join Forces to Train Children in Digital Safety and ... - DailyFinance

Everloop.com and McAfee Join Forces to Train Children in Digital Safety and ... - DailyFinance | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Everloop.com and McAfee Join Forces to Train Children in Digital Safety and ...DailyFinance"We are dedicated to children's safety and recognize the need for free and readily-available online safety education not only for concerned parents, but also...
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5 Rules of Netiquette for Kids ~ Notes on Parenting

5 Rules of Netiquette for Kids ~ Notes on Parenting | Online Safety | Scoop.it
If you wouldn't say something to a person's face, don't send it via text or the internet. Technology makes it too easy to say things that are impulsive or unkind. Also, the person reading your message can't see your expressions ...
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What the FTC’s New COPPA Rules Mean

What the FTC’s New COPPA Rules Mean | Online Safety | Scoop.it
by Larry Magid
Source: Federal Trade Commission
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a revised set of proposed rules (PDF) regarding the implementation of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).
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Online Resource Teaches Kids Cybersafety

Online Resource Teaches Kids Cybersafety | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Web community that provides youth Internet safety related news, guides and resources for educators and parents.
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Expert preps parents on Internet safety for kids - Daily Inter Lake

Expert preps parents on Internet safety for kids - Daily Inter Lake | Online Safety | Scoop.it
WiredExpert preps parents on Internet safety for kidsDaily Inter LakeAt the beginning of his crash course in online safety, Helena Police Det. Bryan Fischer had parents ready to run home and pull the plugs on their computers.
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Kids and Internet Safety: 5 Lessons to Consider

Kids and Internet Safety: 5 Lessons to Consider | Online Safety | Scoop.it
To help lower the risk, children should only communicate with people they know from the non-online. Predators can pretend to be someone they are not, (like another child) and may show up in places where children like to play online.
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BeSeen Mobile App Demo Video

BeSeen is provided by Carnegie Mellon University and Web Wise Kids to teach youth how to be responsible in social networks by securing their private and personal information, protecting their online reputation and defending their peers.
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Keeping Kids Safe Online: Google Safety Center Tools #VZWBuzz - Life With Levi

Keeping Kids Safe Online: Google Safety Center Tools #VZWBuzz - Life With Levi | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Did you know that the Google Safety Center gives parents easy and FREE ways to keep kids safe online?
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Comfortably 2.0: The Digital Citizenship Survival Kit

Comfortably 2.0: The Digital Citizenship Survival Kit | Online Safety | Scoop.it
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Great classroom strategy to create tangible examples of your digital footprint

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The Importance of Netiquette

The Importance of Netiquette | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Netiquette is taking on a whole new meaning. The semantic web is the next level of the internet, it's web 3.0. Adaptable pages based on what a user means to do on the internet.
The best way to explain it is by example.
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Expert advises parents on how to talk with kids about bullying

Expert advises parents on how to talk with kids about bullying | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Trudy Ludwig is author of several children’s books about bullying including My Secret Bully, Just Kidding, Sorry!, Trouble Talk, Too Perfect, Confessions of a Former Bully, and Better Than You.
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Finally, A Kid-Filtered iPad Browser, But Not From Apple

Finally, A Kid-Filtered iPad Browser, But Not From Apple | Online Safety | Scoop.it
A new browser for iPad lets parents and teachers block porn
There is finally a way to let kids access the web on an iPad without having access to porn.
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Search Netiquette

Search Netiquette | Online Safety | Scoop.it
How do you get the results you want when your looking for something on the internet? If this were a multiple choice question Google would be the right answer.
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Ross Police Provide Online Safety and Cyber Bullying Awareness Tips for Parents - Patch.com

Ross Police Provide Online Safety and Cyber Bullying Awareness Tips for Parents - Patch.com | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Ross Police Provide Online Safety and Cyber Bullying Awareness Tips for ParentsPatch.comThe Ross Township Police Department is offering Ross and West View parents safety tips about online predators and cyber bullying.
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Social Networking: Do you know who your kids are talking to? - Russellville Courier

Social Networking: Do you know who your kids are talking to? - Russellville Courier | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Social Networking: Do you know who your kids are talking to?
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App Privacy Tips

App Privacy Tips | Online Safety | Scoop.it
The recent revelations that some iPhone and Android apps are uploading and storing users’ phone address books without permission is very troubling.
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Instagram – Is It Okay for Kids? What Parents Need to Know - Social Networking and Internet Safety Information for Parents

Instagram – Is It Okay for Kids? What Parents Need to Know - Social Networking and Internet Safety Information for Parents | Online Safety | Scoop.it
In many ways, and without reinventing the wheel, Instagram is changing the way people share photos with each other.
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Advice on Online Safety Issues

Advice on Online Safety Issues | Online Safety | Scoop.it
Safer Internet Day - Family safe online tips and resources.
Family Safe Online Summary in Numbers:


• 70% of parents talk to their children about online safety at least 2-3 times a year; 45%...
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