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Apr
7

Children Internet Safety

          Nearly all American children now have access to the Internet. Internet technology affords children access to vast amounts of valuable information and endless sources of entertainment. However, it also exposes children to certain dangers. For example, children may come into contact with demeaning, racist, sexist, violent, hateful or false information. They may also view pornographic web sites, SPAM (unsolicited emails) containing obscene material, file swapping programs with inappropriate and sometimes mislabeled content, and other types of material potentially inappropriate for a child. Most worrisome, children may encounter actual predators that use the Internet to identify and lure victims through chat rooms, instant messaging facilities, and social networking sites.

          As a result, some parents may understandably feel the urge to eliminate these risks by prohibiting their children from using the Internet. However, this decision would deprive them of access to an amazing resource for legitimate information and communication. Furthermore, parents might

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Apr
6

UNC-TV provides educational programming to keep North Carolina children learning while schools are closed

North Carolina’s public school are closed due to the COVID-19 crisis but students can continue to learn by watching UNC-TV.

The state’s public television station has begun to air programming for students in grades 4-12  to complement remote learning opportunities provided by North Carolina schools.

The programs are designed for use by parents, caregivers and educators while schools are closed. The state’s public schools will remain closed until May 15, or longer.

Educational programming is available online, on air and through PBS LearningMedia for students in pre-kindergarten through high school .

N.C. Department of Public Instruction will link online and printable material and activity ideas that complement the UNC-TV lessons. Districts are encouraged to print the materials and the programming schedule to distribute at meal sites or mail to students.

“We’re excited about this additional learning resource for students and families during this challenging time across our state and nation,”

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Apr
2

Keep Your Child Safe By Learning About The Internet And Children

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Are you the parent of a child who uses the internet or the parent of a child who will start using the internet soon?  If you are, you should know that the internet is a great way to stay up-to-date on the news, do research for school projects, and communicate with friends, but it can also be very dangerous.  As a parent, it is your responsibility to make sure that your child stays safe online.  Unfortunately, for this to happen you must know your way around a computer and the internet.  Do you?

A child should never know more than a parent does about the internet.  At the very least, you should know about the same.  If you are looking to block adult websites or websites that have offensive language, it will not do you any good if your teenager knows ways to get around the parental controls that you

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Nov
23

Fun Video games, Toys, And Amusements For Children And Adults

For those who’ve been in search of it, you might have seen a lot of privacy policies change in the past few months. Community-based mostly : Options are inclined to examine for the presence of working processes and log files, which sniffer packages eat plenty of. However, sophisticated intruders almost all the time conceal their tracks by disguising the method and cleansing up the log information.

With modems or routers, businesses can easily entry the online, browse and obtain information utilizing the most environment friendly and price efficient internet in the country. The range of accessible forms of content material is way wider, from specialised technical webcasts to on-demand widespread multimedia companies.

As the agreements already exist to your use of pictures in your website, I am unable to change the contracts you signed, however it’s something it’s essential verify subsequent time you organise for photos to be taken on … Read More