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Talk To Your Child About Smartphone Monitoring

 This blog was submitted by guest contributor Scott Reddler In this digital era with widespread use of smartphones among children, it’s important for you as a parent to take usage monitoring seriously. From cyberbullying, to sexting, to predators, the online environment presents many potential dangers for children. And when you consider that 75% of children …

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Parents Beware! Say NO To Teen Vogue’s Explicit Advice to Teens!

  We need you to join EIE to #SayNoToTeenVogue!  Recently, the fashion magazine Teen Vogue crossed the line by publishing a “how-to” guide on anal sex for its young readers on it’s online site. Teen Vogue’s article   Anal Sex: What You Need to Know/How to Do it the Right Way (July 7, 2017). The article, containing numerous diagrams of both the female …

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Here’s What You Can Do To #CleanUpComcast

EIE is partnering with the National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) this month on its #CleanUpComcast campaign telling Comcast to stop distributing sexually exploitive material. Please consider joining us! (Article below provided by NCOSE) Are you inviting pornography distributors into your home? Comcast is a well-respected mainstream company that provides cable TV, high-speed Internet, and Xfinity video-on-demand. …

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How Yoga Teachings Can Combat Cyberbullying

From Guest Contributor Hilary Smith Bullying has always been a serious problem affecting kids and teens at school or on the street. But in today’s world, when this social phenomenon has evolved into a new form commonly referred to as cyberbullying, it’s getting even more dangerous and difficult to control. It’s hard to believe, but …

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The ICANN saga – part 2

Guest blog contributor: John Carr. He is a member of the Executive Board of the UK Council on Child Internet Safety, the British Government’s principal advisory body for online safety and security for children and young people. Posted on April 7, 2017 Earlier this week I blogged about an article that appeared in The Times concerning ICANN’s …

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Using Literature to Combat Bullying

This blog was submitted by guest contributor Hilary Smith. Everyday, kids everywhere suffer the pain and humiliation of an encounter with a classroom bully. The problem is a common one – recent reports show that more than one in five children have reported being bullied while at school. And these numbers may even be higher …

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Popular Social Media Apps and How Teens & Tweens Are Using Them

Blog contribution by Xooloo Social Media Apps Tweens & Teens Are Using The addiction to social media and mobile apps is no secret amongst today’s teens and tweens. According to Pew Research Center, the availability of smartphones has resulted in 92% of teens (ages 13-17) saying they go online every day, and 24% of teens stating …

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Introducing the Family Link app: Helping families navigate technology together

Blog shared from Google’s “Keyword” posted on March 15, 2017 Pavni Diwanji VP, ENGINEERING The devices we carry every day open up a world of information for us to explore, sparking our curiosity and creativity. But when it comes to our kids using those same devices, it’s tricky. We want them to explore and be …

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The Role of Pets in Depression and Bullying in Kids

Guest Contributor: Hillary Smith It’s hardly possible to list all perks of owning a pet in one article, so I won’t even try. Instead, I’ll focus on one of the least discussed aspects of pet ownership – its effect on children bullying and depression. This topic is as serious as it is important to talk …

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Making News, Protecting Privacy, Curbing Trafficking

A Message From the President  Dear Friends, Happy 2017! Enough Is Enough has been working tirelessly in the month of January to tackle issues that are all part of our effort to keep our kids safe online. Current efforts range from fighting sex trafficking online, to shaping and suggesting policy within the new Trump administration, to continuing …

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