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Online Safety Tips

3 Ways to Protect Your Teen from Her Selfie

Melissa Maypole | Posted 03.23.2014 | Parents
Melissa Maypole

Though your first instinct may be to cringe in fear and horror at the very notion of your teen posting any selfie at all on the web, not all selfies are terrible.

This Disney Star Has An Important Message For You

G Hannelius | Posted 10.08.2013 | Teen
G Hannelius

With the Internet and social media being a huge part of today's culture, I think it's super important to promote staying smart online.

Spring Clean Your Digital Life!

By Gavin Sullivan Gavin is a junior at Loyola Academy. He’s a student reporter for The Mash, a weekly teen publication distributed to Chicagolan...

Conferences and Online Safety 101

Lee Kolbert | Posted 02.26.2012 | Education
Lee Kolbert

If you are attending ISTE 2012, or any conference for that matter, there are many things to look forward to and be excited about. It's easy to get enthusiastic and when you use Twitter as much as I do, it's easy to forget to also think about safety.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) About Online Safety

Larry Magid | Posted 02.17.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

SafeKids.com answers questions about Internet safety I've been working in the online safety field since 1993 when I wrote Child Safety on the Inform...

Senior 'Surfers' Vulnerable to Internet Scams

Jason Alderman | Posted 08.30.2011 | Technology
Jason Alderman

Even the most tech-savvy among us sometimes fall prey to online scammers, so if your parents or grandparents have recently taken the online plunge, here are some safety tips you can share.