Tag Archives: Online Safety

Big Parent Watching: The Computer Monitoring Scheme

Do you know what your kids are doing on the computer? Most parents don’t, believe it or not. They trust their kids and believe they are as innocent as the day is long. In fact, their kids are just like them, curiously learning, and constantly trying new things, even those that are supposed to be

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Can You Be Safe Online for Real?

At its core, the Internet can be a very wonderful resource to people. It can give you the ability to find information you are looking for, keep in touch with others, be connected with the world, and so many other things. However, there are many horror stories about safety online. Many believe that if you

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Getting Involved with Online Social Networks

Are you interested in exploring the wide world of online social networks?  Do you have specific interests that you’d like to explore with others?  Well, have no fear – these days there are opportunities for social networking on almost every subject you can imagine. Social Network Definition On some social networks, you can chat about

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Cyber Safety for Kids: How to Teach Your Child About Cyber Safety

Cyber Safety for Kids is a complicated topic; however, many parents are not comfortable broaching this topic with their children and so fail to prepare their children to face problems that will inevitably arise from extended internet use. Some common problems that young people face online include bullying, stumbling onto a pornographic or other highly inappropriate

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What Is Cyber Safety?

Simply put, in order to answer the question, “what is cyber safety,” all we need to do is look at the safety in regards the responsible use of communication and information that is used on the Internet. When this information is kept secure and safe, in addition to people being responsible with how it is

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UK Guide for Anti-Bullying Websites

This guide lists the anti-bullying websites for those living in the UK. It is helpful for people living in England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, and Northern Ireland to find anti-bullying resources and the support they need.   Anti-Bullying Website Rating Method The features of each anti-bullying website are summarized to make it easier to navigate the anti-bullying resources

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How to Update Your Security Settings

If one asked half a dozen people if they knew about the security settings of their software programs, email systems, and social network accounts, six of them would not be 100% sure. Sounds like a joke, right? While this may be an exaggeration, the vast majority of people are not fully informed about their security

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Learn How to Report Cyber Bullying

Bullying is no longer limited to the school playground, work environments or neighborhoods. Because many children are using the Internet, especially to connect with their peers on a social level, instances of cyber bullying are on the rise. While the administration for websites are aware of the issue and do what they can to manage

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Six Deadly Sins of Internet Usage

Surfing the internet is fun, exciting and very productive. People don’t realize how much of themselves they actually leave behind when they visit the World Wide Web. Technology is great, even amazing, but it comes with a price. No one can log into their bank account, or visit their favorite online store, without giving up

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What Is a Predator?

We do everything we can to protect our children, however, there are those who are determined to cause harm onto others, regardless of sex or age. To help prevent ourselves and our children from falling victim to a predator, it is important to first understand the answer to the question: “what is a predator?” What

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Staying Safe Online: Basic Tips

Staying safe online sounds like a common sense idea. However, most people don’t actually take enough precautions when logging into online accounts. Staying safe online is necessary to avoid future dangerous complications! Staying Safe Online: 3 Basic Tips So how exactly can we stay safe online? NoBullying offers you the following basic tips that you should

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A Parent's Guide to Confronting Grief in their Children's Lives

Everyone faces grief at some point in their lives due to tragic situations that arise. Grief may be more difficult for young children and teens to cope with as they have less experience in this area. Helping children overcome grief when tragedies strike is part of a parent’s responsibility. Parents can also turn to professional

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