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Digital Safety Checklists for your Family

Use Cyber Sensible’s checklists to make sure you are keeping your family safe online and encouraging healthy tech habits. Use Cyber Sensible’s checklists to make sure you are keeping your family safe online and encouraging healthy tech habits. Digital Parent Checklist The ‘tech contracts’ never really appealed to me. I did not want to start off a digital safety discussion …

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Tech Gratitude: How Connecting Online Helped Us in 2020

I do not need to list the many reasons why we are all eager to put this year behind us. As I reflect on the challenges faced I am thankful for the strength and resilience of those around me, both in-person and online. And while I can’t wait to resume big celebrations, dining inside restaurants, family vacations, and workshops in …

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Gifting Tech To Your Kids This Season?

Are you gifting technology to your kids for the holidays? If so, you may want to adjust the pre-sets before handing it over at least review how to use the privacy and safety tools before letting them tear in to the wrapping paper.

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Get Your Kids’ Tech Ready for Back-to-School

It’s that time of year again. The long lazy days of summer are winding down. It’s time for families (grateful parents, disgruntled teens) to get back on a normal schedule, back to work and back to school. It’s also a time for parents to review their kids access to technology. Here are some easy to follow tips for setting reasonable expectations for tech use at home and in school.

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The Technology Isn’t the Problem, It’s You

Over the past few weeks there have been more stories about people losing their jobs, their admission to elite colleges, or the full potential of their formerly bright futures because of what they posted online. The headline of these stories routinely emphasizes the social media platform on which the offense is shared, as though social media is the problem. It is not.