Week of July 29, 2013
To help you keep up with what’s going on with kids, families, schools, and technology, we’ve compiled a list of stories, tips, and insights, we’ve found most useful over the past week. What have you been reading? Tell us below or Tweet @TrendISKF
- Twitter continues to deal with criticism of its actions/inactions in moderating hate speech.
- The latest developments in the UK pornography filter story reveal that David Cameron will allow his children to have Facebook pages as long as he can monitor them.
- Anne Collier of Net Family News shares her insights on protecting children online by empowering them to explore on their own and not imposing restrictive rules.
- RESEARCH: In this book review by Lisa Jones of the Crimes Against Children Research Center at the University of New Hampshire, a study across the EU suggests online risks to kids may be lower than you think.
- PARENT TIPS: Dona Fraser of the Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB) provides great advice for online gaming.
- TEACHER TIPS: Are you a teacher on social media? Mashable shares a few tips on how to act on social channels and what resources to use.
See you next week!