Monthly Archives: February 2012

Technology dominates our everyday lives. It’s with us from the time we go to bed at night to the moment we wake, from cell phones to the internet where blogs, social networking and instant messaging are ‘on’ 24/7. These advances in technology allow immediate access to information and the likelihood […]

Cyber-bullying: The Truth Behind the Shocking New Internet Trends by ...

Cyberbullying is Real
Street bullying occurs when a child or group of children intentionally harm another using verbal threats, intimidation, and/or physical violence such as hitting, biting or kicking. Street bullying often begins in early childhood: think of the youngster who stakes claim to the sandbox and all its contents using aggressive behavior […]

Street bullying is a Reality ~ Cyber bullying is a ...

Kids & The Internet: The Benefits Today’s iGeneration (teens and middle-schoolers) are internet savvy thanks to the existence of online gaming sites, virtual worlds, forums, message boards, online communities and social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Kidssocialnetwork, Club Penguin, Moshi Monsters, Togetherville and Everloop. While access to these sites […]

Benefits of the Right Social Media for Kids

With kids spending more and more time socializing online, the lure of peer pressure to visit social media websites has become difficult to resist. Exposure to offensive content, violent images, racist or hate material, contact with pedophiles and cyber-bullying are a few of the potential risks for children if their […]

Who are the Children’s GateKeepers?