Articles by Maureen Kochan

Making the most of holiday screen time

December 28, 2016

By Kerry Gallagher Families with school-age children everywhere are looking forward to a week or more of quality time together. In many parts of the country this time will be

My child knows more about #edtech than I do!

December 8, 2016

By Kerry Gallagher A common concern I hear from parents is that their children know more about the devices and technology used in school than they do. Even parents who work

Be safe when shopping online

November 28, 2016

By Larry Magid With the holiday season underway, a lot of people will be shopping online this year. For the most part, it’s pretty safe but there are some basic precautions

Lock down your login

September 29, 2016

By Larry Magid The White House and the National Cyber Security Alliance have teamed up to promote a new STOP. THINK. CONNECT campaign called Lock Down Your Login.

The Parent’s Guide to After School

September 23, 2016

After School is an app for both Apple (iOS) and Android devices that lets high school students interact with other students at their school. Because it’s limited to fellow

What you need to know about Musical.ly

August 13, 2016

By Sameer Hinduja This article first appeared on Cyberbullying.org. Musical.ly, an increasingly popular app with tweens and teens, allows individuals to create and share
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