Articles by Maureen Kochan

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

August 13, 2016

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

Educator’s Guide Extra

May 26, 2016

Safety advice for major social networking services: ConnectSafely ‘Parents’ guides to Instagram, Snapchat,, mobile phones, cybersecurity and cyberbullying Childnet
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