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For Safety’s Sake, Parents Urged to Pay Attention to Kids’ Online Activities

Posted on Sep 18th, 2014

Online Safety

From Fox 31 Denver. DENVER — After a Longmont man was arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 14-year-old girl from Connecticut and then bringing her all the way back to Colorado with him, your…

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A Parent’s Guide to Internet Safety

Posted on Aug 27th, 2014

FBI

From www.fbi.gov. Dear Parent: Our children are our nation’s most valuable asset. They represent the bright future of our country and hold our hopes for a better nation. Our children are…

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Kid-friendly Apps That Bring Internet Safety to Android

Posted on Aug 22nd, 2014

Kid-friendly Apps

From www.geek.com. Whether you are the kind of parent who hands over your smartphone in the grocery store so your kid can watch Netflix while you shop or you’ve already given Junior his first…

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Legal Marijuana For Parents, but Not Their Kids

Posted on Aug 18th, 2014

Legal Marijuana For Parents, but Not Their Kids

From The New York Times. When the antidrug educator Tim Ryan talks to students, he often asks them what they know about marijuana. “It’s a plant,” is a common response. But more recently,…

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Cranford Police Department to Present Social Media/Internet Safety Program for Parents

Posted on Aug 16th, 2014

Cranford NJ Police

From NJ.com. CRANFORD, NJ — On Sept. 18, the Cranford Police Department will be presenting a social media and Internet safety program for parents. The 90-minute program will begin at 7 p.m.…

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Kind Campaign Combats Female Bullying

Posted on Aug 11th, 2014

Kind Campaign Combats Female Bullying

From USA Today. The thought of your child becoming the victim of bullying is a nightmare. But for every girl, bullying in some form is a reality, say Lauren Paul and Molly Thompson, founders of…

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How to Talk to Your Kids About Bullying

Posted on Aug 8th, 2014

Don't Bully Be a Friend

From Metro Image at right courtesy of Wikimedia Commons It’s the most important back-to-school conversation you can have with your kids, and no matter how old your son or daughter is, there’s…

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Boys & Girls Club Poster Contest Promotes Internet Safety

Posted on Aug 4th, 2014

Boys & Girls Club Poster Contest Promotes Internet Safety

From greenbaypressgazette.com.  Today's teenagers have never known a world without the Internet or digital devices. With 95 percent of teens having an online presence, many of whom are on…

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School Safety Tips For Younger Kids

Posted on Jul 25th, 2014

School Safety

From sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com Before you know it, school will be back in session, which means kids all over the country will be walking to school and facing all sorts of new challenges. School…

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Protect Your Children Online

Posted on Jul 17th, 2014

Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons, http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/72/Technology.jpg

From Carriage Towne News.  Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.  MARLBOROUGH, MA —If your child is not “online” already, he or she may soon be joining the millions of children who are…

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