Our Series on Bullying

It’s not an easy time to be a kid. While bullying has been around for generations, modern technology takes things to a whole new level, and with dizzying speed.  The type of cruel behavior we used to associate with middle school students seems to have filtered all the way down More »

Posted in Bullying on March 30th, 2011 | Permalink | Comments »

A Facebook Guide for Parents: Taming the Social Network

By Jonathon Wylie

Facebook is a global phenomenon. It has over 500 million active users that post around 30 billion links, stories, posts, photos, and news items each month. However, Facebook can be a constant source of worry for parents. Its privacy settings always seem to be in the news, and More »

Posted in Technology on March 29th, 2011 | Permalink | 1 Comment »
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Windows Live Family Safety: Free Parental Internet Controls

By Jonathan Wylie

Are you worried about what your children are doing on the Internet? Well, help is at hand from the free parental internet controls that Microsoft offers as part of its Windows Live Essentials suite. The setup procedure is quick and easy. Here’s how to get started.

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Posted in Technology on March 15th, 2011 | Permalink | Comments »

Help for Parents of Children with Disabilities

By Gina Badalaty

You’ve just found out your child has a learning disability.  You are probably sad, angry, and frustrated…and scared.  Those are perfectly normal feelings, and I went through all of them myself – twice. Raising two kids with different disabilities is a challenge, but it has its rewards too.  The More »

Posted in Kids with Special Needs on March 10th, 2011 | Permalink | 2 Comments »

The KidZui Network: Online Safety for Kids

By Jonathan Wylie

Every parent knows the potential dangers involved with letting their children roam free on the Internet. You know that it isn’t all bad, but you just don’t always have the time to filter through the good, the bad, and the ugly. Fortunately, help is at hand in the More »

Posted in Technology on March 10th, 2011 | Permalink | Comments »