Cyber Safety for Students: The Back to School Edition

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The goal is to help our students manage their digital lives responsibly.  Here are a few simple steps parents and students may use to help keep them safe while using their devices.

Internet Safety Tips for Kids & Teens

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Internet Safety Tips for Kids & Teens Personal Information.…

10 Year Old Talks about Cyber Bullying

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10-year-old Cassidy Warner says she has been bullied since the…

National Cyber Security Awareness Month Kicks Off

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month Kicks Off

School Bullying Outbreak

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To create bully-free classrooms, it’s necessary that we educate teachers, students and parents about the prevalence and consequences of it. We all believe a school should be a safe place for the children, a place where they can learn without fear or apprehension.

“Guy Fawkes Virus” May Be The Cause for Offensive Facebook Images

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Twenty-Fours hours later, the problem continues to be an issue for Facebook users as they have gone to Twitter and Google+ to complain about the embarrassment and frustration of these images being posted under their profile. It seems Facebook is still having problems rectifying the matter and we have not seen much on the Facebook security page to update users on the matter.

GOVERNOR AND FIRST LADY O’MALLEY TO JOIN FACEBOOK AND TIME WARNER’S CARTOON NETWORK FOR NATIONAL BULLYING PREVENTION MONTH KICK-OFF

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On Thursday, October 6th, Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley and First Lady Judge Katie O’Malley will join Facebook’s Vice President for U.S. Public Policy Joel Kaplan and Cartoon Network President/COO Stuart Snyder, State and local education leaders, and other special guests for a special National Bullying Prevention Month kick-off event at Arundel High School in Anne Arundel County, MD.

Cyberbullying Summit 2011

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Cyberbullying Summit 2011

Cyberbullying Can Have Sad Results [Video]

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Cyberbullying continues to be a growing issue with our youth. In the video below, parents talk about the sad results of cyberbullying that is become too common in recent years.

Parents’ Internet Monitoring Study by NetSmartz.org

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NetSmartz is a very informative site geared towards aiding with the awareness efforts on how to better protect our kids while online. They have an excellent collection of data pertaining to how bad the situation is on the gap between parents understanding what their teens are doing online below: