May 13, 2020
May 5 , 2020: Philippe Kahn on Sleep During the Period of Covid-19
April 30: Irina Raicu, Director, Internet Ethics Program at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics/Santa Clara University
April 28: National Association for Media Literacy Education Michelle Chulla Lipkin
April 23: TikTok Executives Jeff Collins and Lavanya Mahendran on Creativity & Safety During Covid-19 & Beyond
TikTok’s Senior Director of Global Trust Safety Jeff Collins and Lavanya Mahendran, TikTok’s Senior Policy Manager, discuss how the platform is helping teens during Covid-19.
April 21: Roblox VP of Marketing & Digital Civility Tami Bhaumik
Roblox’s VP of Marketing and Digital Civility Tami Bhaumik talks about how kids use Roblox, plus what parents gain when they game with their kids.
April 16: Zoom Chief Product Officer Oded Gal on How Zoom is Handling Safety During Covid-19
Zoom Chief Product Officer Oded Gal talks about how the company is handling its explosive growth and how to use Zoom’s privacy, safety and security features.
April 14: Domestic Violence Amid the Covid-19 Crisis
Rachel Gibson of the National Network to End Domestic Violence about how sheltering at home is affecting domestic violence survivors and what they can do to try to prevent or end abuse.
April 9: Facebook’s Head of Global Safety on Facebook’s response to Covid-19
Antigone Davis, Facebook’s head of global safety speaks with Larry Magid and Kerry Gallagher about how Facebook is responding to the Covid-19 pandemic along with ways to stay socially connected while physically distant. The podcast also has tips for parents and families.
April 7: Avoiding Financial Fraud During the Covid-19 Crisis
Tom Edwards, special agent in charge of the U.S. Secret Service San Francisco office and Visa VP Lori Hodges who’s specialty is risk management talk about the danger of scams and fraud during the period of Covid-19.
April 2: Parenting & Working While Sheltering at Home
How to help your child and family succeed during this period at home.
Covid-19 Advice for Parents and Teachers
ConnectSafely’s Larry Magid and Kerry Gallagher talk about how parents and educators can help make sure kids are engaged during the period of Covid-19 isolation.
Sameer Hinduja Co-Director of Cyberbullying Research Center on Building Empathy
Larry Magid and Kerry Gallagher speak with Sameer Hinduja Co-Director of Cyberbullying Research Center on building empathy.
Students from Amanda Forum Talk about Teen Dating Violence
Larry Magid and Kerry Gallagher speak with teens from the Amanda Forum about teen dating violence.
Laura Higgins – Director of Digital Civility at Roblox
Larry Magid and Kerry Gallagher speak with Laura Higgins, Director of Digital Civility at Roblox.
Safety and Privacy of Smart Displays and Speakers at Home and in the Classroom
ConnectSafely CEO Larry Magid and educator and ConnectSafely K-12 Education Director Kerry Gallagher talk about their use of the Facebook Portal as well as other smart displays and speakers. There are privacy and safety implications, but they can be managed.
Balancing Tech and Low-tech During Kids’ Summer Break
Summer is almost here, which means that kids will be out of school. While that means that they do have more time to use their devices, it’s also time for fresh air, exercise and—for many—family vacations. In this episode, ConnectSafely CEO Larry Magid and ConnectSafely K-12 Education Director Kerry Gallagher talk about how parents can help their kids achieve a balance between tech and low-tech activities during their summer break.
Helping Kids Survive Bullying and Other Trauma
ConnectSafely CEO Larry Magid and ConnectSafely K-12 Education Director Kerry Gallagher talk about how adults can support youth who have been affected by bullying. Why do some kids have a horrible time after being bullied while others are able to bounce back? The answer lies, in part, with resilience, but also on support from adults and other upstanders.
Online Safety with Donna Rice Hughes
ConnectSafely CEO Larry Magid and Donna Rice Hughes discuss on public wi-fi, fake news, and how the incoming administration can approach online safety.
Online Harassment Research
ConnectSafely CEO Larry Magid speaks with Pew Research Center’s Amanda Lenhart about her research that found that 47% of survey respondents experienced online harassment, with some important differences based on gender and sexual orientation.
Kids’ Privacy and Connected Toys
Jules Polonetsky and Stacy Gray talk about the Future of Privacy Forum’s research into the joys and risks of interactive toys.
A Play that Talks Bullying
More from IBPA: ConnectSafely CEO Larry Magid interviews Jennifer Vandermolen about the play, “You Make a Difference: No More Bullying!”
Digital Safety in Schools
ConnectSafely CEO Larry Magid is at International Bullying Prevention Conference where he’s talking with Washington State Schools’ Mike Donlin about school and digital safety. “Things are not as bad as you think. But they’re also not as good as we’d like them to be.”
Reporting from the International Bullying Prevention Conference
Nicholas Carlisle of NoBully.org talks bullying and more.
How to Stay Safe on Wi-Fi—Even in Public
Just about everyone uses W-Fi these days, whether at home or on the go. But, says Larry’s guest AVG Technologies’ Senior Security Analyst Tony Anscombe, public Wi-Fi networks can be very insecure, especially if there is any doubt as to whose network you’re on. In this lively conversation, Tony and Larry talk about how to use Wi-Fi safety, how to employ a virtual private network (VPN) for further protection, why your cellular connection is more secure than Wi-Fi and even the dangers of people, literally, looking over your shoulder as you work.
Why Schools Need to Teach Media Literacy
ConnectSafely CEO Larry Magid speaks with Michelle Ciulla Lipkin, Executive Director of the National Association for Media Literacy Education about the need for education, the election and Media Literacy Week.
How Safe is Electronic Voting?
Larry speaks with computer scientist and Stanford University engineering professor David Dill about the risks of electronic voting machines in use today as well as proposed internet voting election hacking. Dr. Dill is a leading opponent of electronic voting and, as he says in this lively discussion, he worries not only about the possibility of fraud or error but of Americans questioning the validity of our elections.
Why We Celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month
ConnectSafely CEO and CBS News Tech Analyst Larry Magid speaks with Michael Kaiser, executive director of the National Cyber Security Alliance, about October’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month and what people can do to help protect themselves and others online.