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Teens, Tweens, and Online Safety

Today’s teens and “tweens” are connected to one another, and to the world, via digital technology more than any previous generation. Social media (SM) venues like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat have surpassed e-mail as the preferred method of communication in all age groups.…

The Most Common Errors Kids (And Others) Make Online

Editor’s note: With all of the smart phones, laptops and online video games given and received this holiday season, we all need a refresher on how to stay safe and keep our children safe online. New research shows that mobile media use among young children has tripled in the last two years (Zero to Eight: Children’s Media Use in America 2013 , Common Sense Media).…