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Shame Nation: Must-Read for Restoring Internet Civility

Shame Nation: Must-Read for Restoring Internet Civility

admin October 3, 2017 Comments Off on Shame Nation: Must-Read for Restoring Internet Civility

“The culture of destroying people with the simple stroke of a keyboard has become much more than a fad-it’s the new normal. In today’s digitally-driven world, disaster is only a click away. Don’t assume

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How to Teach Kids: “Kindness Wins”

How to Teach Kids: “Kindness Wins”

admin February 22, 2016 Comments Off on How to Teach Kids: “Kindness Wins”

New book shows how to raise our children to be kind both online and off.  “Teaching kids that their online actions, words, and shares can have an impact on themselves breeds responsibility. But teaching

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Protecting Kids From Online Predators

Protecting Kids From Online Predators

Michele Borba February 4, 2016 1

Troubling research about our kids’ lack of online smarts and predators’ new grooming techniques to lure them. Advice based on new studies to keep kids safer online and parents and child givers better educated.

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7 Cyber “Don’ts” That Help Keep Kids and Teen Safer Online

7 Cyber “Don’ts” That Help Keep Kids and Teen Safer Online

Michele Borba December 14, 2013 Comments Off on 7 Cyber “Don’ts” That Help Keep Kids and Teen Safer Online

REALITY CHECK: One survey found that half of three thousand U.S. children surveyed during the previous six months said they or someone they know had been victims or guilty of cyberbullying. Talk to your

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6 Tips To Help You NOT Become an Online Victim or Get Lost in Cyberspace – How to “Own” Your Virtual Image

6 Tips To Help You NOT Become an Online Victim or Get Lost in Cyberspace – How to “Own” Your Virtual Image

Michele Borba October 14, 2013 Comments Off on 6 Tips To Help You NOT Become an Online Victim or Get Lost in Cyberspace – How to “Own” Your Virtual Image

From parents to teens, teachers to principals, lawyers to landscapers, doctors to truck drivers, no one is immune to Internet slime. Sue Scheff’s book, Google Bomb: The Untold Story of the $11.3M Verdict That

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Guide to Protecting Children and Teens from Sexual Abuse

Guide to Protecting Children and Teens from Sexual Abuse

Michele Borba November 10, 2012 Comments Off on Guide to Protecting Children and Teens from Sexual Abuse

Parents guide to the signs of childhood sexual abuse; safety tips to teach children and teens to from abuse and crucial tips parents, child givers and educators  must know to help keep children safer

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Plugged-in Kids Losing Quality Family Time and Empathy

Plugged-in Kids Losing Quality Family Time and Empathy

Michele Borba May 20, 2012 Comments Off on Plugged-in Kids Losing Quality Family Time and Empathy

The unique challenges and the solutions for parenting today’s digital kids REALITY CHECK: Reports reveal new concerns about today’s “plugged-in” kids and how technology may rob them of face-to-face interaction, jeopardize empathy, social skills

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“Cyberbullying and Bullying Are Not the Same” Say Kids

“Cyberbullying and Bullying Are Not the Same” Say Kids

Michele Borba April 24, 2012 Comments Off on “Cyberbullying and Bullying Are Not the Same” Say Kids

New research findings and 3 important takeaways for bully prevention New research on bullying is published so quickly it’s hard to stay current with recent findings. But at the same time we’re already seeing

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Protecting Your Internet Identity: Are You Naked Online?

Protecting Your Internet Identity: Are You Naked Online?

Michele Borba April 21, 2012 Comments Off on Protecting Your Internet Identity: Are You Naked Online?

Meet Theresa Payton: CEO, former Chief Information Officer at the White House, media personality, and author of the must-read, “Protecting Your Internet Identity” Theresa Payton is founder and CEO of Fortalice, LLC, a Charlotte, NC

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Parenting Cyber-Kids: Knowing How to Monitor Their Online Activity

Parenting Cyber-Kids: Knowing How to Monitor Their Online Activity

Michele Borba March 15, 2012 Comments Off on Parenting Cyber-Kids: Knowing How to Monitor Their Online Activity

Tips I shared on the TODAY show to help parents monitor their  kids online behavior to boost Internet safety and curb inappropriate online activity Kid Internet access is now everywhere–from laptops, to television screens,

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