Staying Safe Online

Staying Safe Online Staying safe online isn’t very different from staying safe in the real world. Let’s take a look at how you can apply the safety tips that you already know to your online activities.  Information is from the Washington Times NIE tab, “Delete Cyberbullying.” 1. Beware of strangers—When you’re outside with your friends, you…
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A Parent’s Guide To Facebook

A Parents’ Guide to Facebook was designed to help you understand what Facebook is and how to use it safely. With it, you will be better informed and able to communicate with young Facebook users in your life more effectively. That’s important because: 1) if something goes wrong, we want our children to come to…
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Help Your Teen Stay Safe On Facebook

Have you seen yet another story in the news about an adult using a computer to lure a minor?  This story was published on www.grandforksherald.com recently. “Grand Forks Police have arrested a paraeducator at several middle schools on a charge of luring a minor by computer, police said today.”  Click here to read the story.…
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Hatton, N.D. 3rd And 4th Grade

Monday, April 30, 2012, the 3rd and 4th grade students from Hatton, N.D. visited the Grand Forks Herald production plant. They are pictured here with Tracy Iverson -3rd grade teacher, Dona Lee Strand – 4th grade teacher and several parent chaperones.

Facebook And Internet Safety From Local Students

I received the monthly newsletter recently from Central High School in Grand Forks.  There was a great page with tips for parents and teens on Facebook and Internet safety from the Grand Forks Youth Commission.  I like this because it was created by local students.  There is also a list of of useful links at…
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