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Safe Social Network for Teachers & Students

Safe Social Network for Teachers & Students

Here is another great opportunity from our friends at Yoursphere – a way for teachers and students to use Social Networking properly. They’ve developed a program for educators to use that is safe and monitored. Here’s an excerpt...
Build-A-Bearville adds a Bank

Build-A-Bearville adds a Bank

We are a big fan of Build-A -Bear and all they do. They are at the forefront of making sure your children are safe on their site. Now your kids can also learn valuable lessons about finances, savings and budgets in a fun and safe way. Just like...
New Arab Portal To Boost Cyber Safety

New Arab Portal To Boost Cyber Safety

The safety of our children online is a universal thought and wish. Here is a new site aimed at keeping kids safe online.  Since I don’t speak the language, you’ll have to asses the site yourself for safety -but it just launched and...
Fun (Educational) Websites

Fun (Educational) Websites

Worried your kids are going to forget everything they’ve learned since school got out? Worried that they are playing mindless games (which isn’t all bad)? Then our friends at Common Sense have compiled a list of some Educational Websites...
Yoursphere – A Social Network Just for Kids

Yoursphere – A Social Network Just for Kids

No one over 18 allowed! Concerned about your children using facebook, MySpace, or the myriad of social networking sites out there? One mother took it upon herself to create a social networking site that is aimed at kids, for kids and kids alone. ...
Sign Oprah’s Pledge

Sign Oprah’s Pledge

Mega star, Oprah Winfrey continues to share important information about the safe use of technology. As a long time supporter of safe Internet use and the safety of children and adults, Oprah is offering a pledge to make a difference: Sign the Pledge If...
How to’s from names you trust – Find How

How to’s from names you trust – Find How

We are always looking for new sites that ar good for our visitors.  Find How – found us! We’ve checked out the site and you can read below, but their mission includes being Family, School and Library Friendly. You can find out how...
More Safe Games for Kids

More Safe Games for Kids

I was wondering about the net today and thinking about other places where kids might find fun games to play online that were also safe.  Here in Missouri, all I had to do was look to our own state government’s website. One game even uses a...
Disney, Common Sense Launch New Internet Safety Campaign

Disney, Common Sense Launch New Internet Safety Campaign

You know how great we think Common Sense Media is and Disney – what else can you say? What a great pairing of two companies that are all about kids staying safe online. The video is for the younger set – but really a great campaign. Disney...
Set Parental Controls on Nintendo DSi

Set Parental Controls on Nintendo DSi

Common Sense has done it again. One of the hottest toys this holiday season could be the Nintendo DSi. If your child wants one, is getting one or has one, you may want to watch this video. This gives you step by step instructions on how to set the...

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