GroupMe Cyberbullying Concern

One of the biggest fears parents have in letting their kid/teen be on social media is the risk of cyberbullying. “Cyberbullying is the use of technology to harass, threaten, embarrass, or target another person.” –Kids Health Though there are different types of cyberbullying, today we wanted to highlight one that has recently surfaced in a…

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Important Instagram Update to Combat Cyberbullying

We are thankful that Instagram is taking steps to combat cyberbullying.  We encourage you to take these steps to protect your kids. Step one: Make sure you have updated Instagram to the latest version. Step two: Go to Settings and scroll down to comments: Step Three: Click Enable Keyword Filters Step Four: Click on both…

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Cyberbullying: Stats and Solutions

Cyberbullying: the use of technology to harass, threaten, embarrass, or target another person. Isn’t it wild to think that not too long ago, the word “Cyberbullying” didn’t even exist? If any bullying were to happen, it would typically happen face-to-face…or on a landline phone.  Kids and teens always had the safety net of being able…

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Important Instagram Update to Combat Cyberbullying

We are thankful that Instagram is taking steps to combat cyberbullying.  We encourage you to take these steps to protect your kids. Step one: Make sure you have updated Instagram to the latest version. Step two: Go to Settings and scroll down to comments: Step Three: Click Enable Keyword Filters Step Four: Click on both…

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