Topic: Internet Safety

A new book to help parents navigate Facebook

“Now, more than ever, parents need help in navigating their kids’ online, media-saturated lives. Jim Steyer, founder and CEO of Common Sense Media, the nation’s leading kids-andmedia organization, and the father of four children, knows that many parents and teachers— unlike their technology-savvy kids—may be tourists in the online world.”

Parents – beware the chain email

After speaking at a Christian school earlier this year, I received an email from a parent about an issue that I hadn’t heard about in all the research I’d been doing on the topic of online safety. And that is – chain emails. Chain letters have been around for years, …

Resources for St Matthews, West Pennant Hills

Last night I had the privilege of speaking at St Matthews, West Pennant Hills. I spoke on the topic of parenting in an internet age, and the challenges of protecting kids online. As promised, here are some resources for parents, teachers and children on the topic of online safety. Interestingly, …