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In most cases, cyber dating is unsafe for teens. This is because, as you probably already know, there are a lot of predators online who try to prey on teens. That cute 16-year-old lacrosse player who lives a few hours away that your daughter is talking to online could really be a 40-year-old dude who […]

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posted by on Cyber Safety, Internet Addiction, Parenting, Parenting Teens, Social media, Social Networking, Teens and Computers, Teens and Technology, Texting

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Your teens and you probably have more in common than you think in today’s technological world. For one, you are both probably tuned in to the latest advancements in technological gadgets, be it cell phones, home entertainment systems, music, and more. But is that necessarily a good thing? In the cases of many parents today, […]

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73% of online students admit to cheating (versus 56% for blended learning). 89% of college presidents believe the internet facilitates this behavior. Brought to you by: OnlineCollege.org Join me on Facebook and follow me on Twitter for more information and educational articles on parenting today’s teenagers.

posted by on Cyber Safety, Cybersafety, Internet Addiction, Internet Safety, Online activity, online addiction, Parental control, Parenting, Parenting Teens, Social Networking, Teen Help

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This has been a debate for years and the answer comes back to when safety trumps privacy… Especially now as technology is in the hands of every teens and many tweens, parents need to be in tune with how are teens are dealing with peer pressure, friendships and most of all, school life. Teenagers earn […]

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Unless you are going to move to a lead-shielded cabin in the woods, surrounded by an electromagnetic force field, your children are going to find their way onto the Internet. There are products out there that will help keep them from stumbling across (or purposefully accessing) objectionable material, but no piece of hardware or software […]

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Encouraging your teens today is part of parenting.  Every parent wants to see their child succeed.  With all of today’s technology there are many ways social media and social networking can help and in some ways hinder (if they are not careful with what they post online) with their future. These days, the traditional path […]

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Special guest post by Roxanne Porter: I know that a lot of people love Facebook. They love that it can help them to stay connected to their friends. They love that it makes it easy to share their thoughts, feelings, and pictures. But Facebook has a dark side. It can be very damaging to people. […]

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posted by on Cell phone safety, Distracted driving, mobile phone safety, Online activity, Parenting, Parenting Teens, Texting

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Brought To You By: CarInsurance.org Did you know, that almost 60% of drivers use their phones on the road? The numbers from our piece today could not be clearer on the consequences of using your smartphone while driving: You are 23 times more likely to get into an accident while texting. 18% of distraction-related crashes […]