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The Positive Effects Of Social Media On Teenagers

Social media has become interwoven into the fabric of contemporary adolescence. Young people rely heavily on social media for communication, interaction, and the dissemination of information.

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Sarahah App Review | Anonymous Dangers Facing Your Kids

In July 2017, the Sarahah app was the most frequently downloaded free app in Australia. Originally designed as a platform for employees to provide anonymous feedback to their employers, Sarahah...

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How to Prevent Cyberbullying | Practical Advice For Parents

Cyberbullying is a pervasive issue in contemporary society and has, therefore, become a hot topic of conversation amongst parents.

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Social Media Safety For Kids | Top Tips For Parents

The internet is both a hugely beneficial learning resource for children and also a place where a parent’s biggest fears and anxieties reside.

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Constant Harassment | The Long Term Effects of Cyberbullying

As parents, we will go to great lengths to protect our children from harm. Many of us enact restrictions on the things that they can witness, consume, or participate in,...

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Cyber Safety for Kids: Avoiding the Dangers of the Digital World

The Internet has given new meaning to ‘stranger’ and ‘friend. Where do children meet online strangers and how can the potential risks be mitigated?

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What can a change in your child’s online behaviour mean?

It’s hard to believe that just a generation ago, teenagers had to rely on the family phone to stay in touch with friends.

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Managing your kids' screen time - can it be done?

Parents the world over are being faced with many unanswered questions as their children discover the lure of the internet.

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Just what are Australian children up to online?

In the space of a decade, Australians have embraced digital technology at an ever increasing rate, making us among the world’s most prolific Internet users. Figures from the Australian Bureau of...

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Blocking and Banning is Not the Answer

It feels as though the Internet has been around for ever doesn’t it, and yet it’s only 25 years old. Sometimes it feels like another universe, one I call Cyberia.

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