These rules are aimed mostly at younger children, at oldest pre-teens. I will tell my parents right away if I come across something that makes me feel uncomfortable. If my parents agree to the meeting, I will be sure that it is in a public place and bring a parent along. I will talk with my parents about posting pictures of myself or others online and not post any pictures that my parents consider to be inappropriate. I will not respond to any messages that are mean or in any way make me feel uncomfortable.
Standing up to Cyberbullying: Top Ten Tips for Teens
How to Be Safe on the Internet (with Internet Safety Rules)
Most American seniors are now online. That number is getting bigger all the time, and for good reason. The Internet is a great way to read the latest news, stay in touch with family, get medical information and manage appointments, renew prescriptions, and access medical records. And some seniors are going online to make new friends and to find romantic partners through online dating. The reasons seniors go online are as varied as the users themselves and include:. Like all powerful tools, the Internet and mobile technologies come with some risks.
Like all their peers, younger and older, 9-toyear-olds love to explore and mess around with media, especially video. What better day than Safer Internet Day to take cyberbullying prevention and intervention to the next level — or at least break the discussion about it wide-open? Among many other things, the past 24 hours were a pivotal moment for content moderation — for online safety worldwide. So many of us lost heart, our voices, our strength at different points in the past year, and possibly none more than young people.
When we think of online dating, we most likely think of sites for singles. However, the truth is that many attached and even married people are also using the internet as a way to meet new people and to develop relationships. Sometimes they are seeking only friendship , but more often than not, they are indulging in extra-marital affairs and infidelity. While these sites do attract criticism, they also keep things up front among those who use them. Dating sites for cheaters create an openness, since both sides know the situation from the outset.