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Digital Citizenship Week Oct. 19 – 25 | Larry Magid speaks with Mike Ribble on the meaning of ‘digital citizenship’ (podcast)

Lots of people love to use the term “digital citizenship,” and while Mike Ribble doesn’t claim to have coined the term, he is often closely associated with it. Digital Citizenship in Schools (now in its second edition) was not only the subject of his doctoral dissertation, but the title of a book. To commemorate Digital Citizenship […]

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Texting while Driving Videos

Texting while driving sends the WRONG msg 2 ur kids! Check out these funny videos with a serious message, part of ConnectSafely’s comprehensive resources on safe technology use.

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ConnectSafely’s Interview with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

ConnectSafely’s Interview with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg    

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Facebook’s New Simplified Privacy Settings

This 5:21 video shows how to configure Facebook’s new simplified privacy settings. Including: Using the new one-page simplified privacy controls, limiting what the world can see about you, opting-out of Instant Personalization and an introduction to customizing privacy settings. Also see the more advanced video Facebook’s Granular Privacy Controls: Who Can See What.  

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Granular Facebook Privacy Settings: Customizing Who Can See What

This is a more advanced look at Facebook’s new privacy settings showing how to: create a highly customized environment. Remove or control applications, show or block specific content to specific people, create lists or groups that can see specific content, limit access to specific posts, photos and media.  Also see Facebook’s New Simplified Privacy Controls.  

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PBS Frontline interviews ConnectSafely’s Larry Magid

PBS’s Frontline’s Digital Nation Project was at the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) conference in Washignton DC in Octrober where they caught up with ConnectSafely’s Larry Magid talking about the need to balance the use of technology in our lives and relationships.      

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FRONTLINE’s Digital Nation at BlogHer 2009

PBS’s Frontline visited the giant BlogHer conference of women bloggers in Chicago, July ’09, and interviewed a number of speakers and bloggers, including ConnectSafely co-director Anne Collier (on all that’s going on in videogames), author and New York Times Motherlode columnist Lisa Belkin, and Free Range Kids author and blogger Lenore Skenazy (who recently contributed […]

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Online Safety 2.0

Click here to view or download a talk given by ConnectSafely co-director Anne Collier in Second Life (this is a "machinima" or in-world video of her avatar, Anny Khandr, giving the talk) about the realities of teens on the fixed and mobile social Web. You'll find the full 38-min. talk or – if you need […]

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Youth Safety on the *Social* Web

A narrated slide show with ConnectSafely co-directors Larry Magid and Anne Collier (16:27) Click here to view.

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Is Kate a Web Addict?

An episode of The Webs that shows that how much time kids should spend online isn't black & white. {youtube}Uqqdtt5Q-oo&hl=en&fs=1{/youtube}

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