Raising a Good Kid in a Digital World

So what does it really take to raise a good kid in the digital world? After working in this space for over 10 years (and […]

Internet Security 101: What Teachers and Students Need to Know

As educators, you have a high expectation to provide a quality education for today’s youth. But you know that being an educator means much more […]

Reality TV shows: a bit of fun or thriving on a culture of bullying?

It always strikes me as odd, and I guess somewhat disturbing and hypocritical, when I see our morning shows spruiking the “no bullying’ message. They […]

Scrolling with intention: getting the best return on our online investment:

Are we worried about the time we spend online? Should we take heed of warnings by media reports and popular articles that put the sole […]

Four Steps to Creating Cyber Secure Students

It’s almost impossible to overstate the impact of technology on the lives of students today. With the ever-increasing popularity of social media platforms and online […]

Helping Learners to be Kind Online and Offline

“There’s no such things as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end.” – Scott Adams October is National […]

Common Sense Media Overhauls Popular Digital Citizenship Curriculum

From fake news to digital self-harm, a host of new online challenges has prompted the nonprofit group to update its widely used K-12 digital citizenship […]

Teen Survey Warning For MoodleNet: Think Instagram, Not Facebook

With the launch of MoodleNet on the horizon, the importance of teen behavior, habits, and rationales in social networks should spark a growing interest for […]

The importance of the shrug: a necessary skill for digital resilience

Why is a shrug so important to digital resilience you ask? Recently I was in my “Grit Strength” gym class which is not a regular […]

The Modern Parents Guide to Fortnite

Fortnite is the latest game craze to sweep the online gaming world and something that I am witnessing with a vengeance in both my own […]

Melania Trump Hosts Tech Companies for Cyberbullying Roundtable Discussion

"I'm well aware that people are skeptical of me discussing this topic," said the first lady.

Article for TES: How to make sure your students stay safe online, whatever their age

I recently wrote an article for The Times Educational Supplement (TES).  The article features teaching ideas and tips for how to keep children safe online. […]

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