Online Safety

Internet Safety Begins at Home

Samantha Kemp-Jackson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Samantha Kemp-Jackson

It's a brave new world in which we're living and digital technology has upped the ante in the parenting realm. As parents of younger children as well as tweens and adolescents, we have to take the digital world seriously. Our children's safety is at stake.

Kijiji: We Had Nothing To Do With Bosma's Disappearance

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Business

The disappearance and alleged murder of Tim Bosma has highlighted the alarming phenomenon of predators using online classified ads sites to stalk thei...

WATCH: PSA Reminds Us Of Amanda Todd Video

The Huffington Post Canada | Lauren Strapagiel | Posted 03.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A video warning about the dangers of sending private photographs to others is eerily similar to the last video posted by Amanda Todd, the Canadian tee...

Parents Need To Speak Up About How Kids Are Being Taught

Kerry Sauriol | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Kerry Sauriol

There is absolutely no point in agreeing or disagreeing with the premier or the B.C. Teachers' Federation if we the parents don't speak up and have a voice in how our children are being taught in the 21st century. Our school has a large computer centre with its own teacher. I have NO clue what is taught there. The kids bring home printouts about "online safety," but I don't think these courses actually mention things like Facebook or Twitter.

A Concrete Way to Protect Your Kids Online

Larry Keating | Posted 03.24.2013 | Canada Business
Larry Keating

I have heard over the years some noble attempts to monitor and manage these threats, from having computers only in the family room to removing the web browser completely, but there is a better way.

Online Predators Often Ask For Photos

CBC | Posted 12.19.2012 | Canada

Many of the online luring cases reported to a Canadian tipline involved threats and requests for images, according to an analysis by a Winnipeg-based ...