Tag: online safety

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Navigating the Virtual Playgrounds: Protecting Children in Minecraft, Roblox, and Fortnite

Children are increasingly drawn to virtual worlds for entertainment, social interaction, and creative expression. Parents want to know how they can do a better job of protecting children in Minecraft, Roblox, and Fortnite. These are three of the most prominent platforms that captivate young audiences. Each of these platforms offers unique experiences: Minecraft’s limitless building possibilities, Roblox’s vast user-generated game…

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How to Stop Cyberbullying with Bark

How to Stop Cyberbullying: What Every Parent Should Know | Haley Zapal

This article was originally written and distributed by Bark: https://www.bark.us/blog/how-to-stop-cyberbullying/ YK Communications is your local Bark partner. Visit our website to learn more about this service. At Bark, we’ve witnessed firsthand just how prevalent cyberbullying is among today’s kids. More than 60% of tweens and 70% of teens have experienced it, either as a victim, bully, or witness. Unfortunately, many…

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Safe and Savvy Kids: Protecting Your Children Online

Raising kids in today’s digital age isn’t easy. Online interactions are almost as common for young people as face to face connections. 53 percent of children as young as 11 have smartphones according to the national average and NPR. Along with the added ease and accessibility for parents and caregivers a smartphone brings, there is an ever-present need for protection…

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