Cyberbullied Teen Has Advice for Parents

I would like to introduce a very impressive young lady who has written the following blog post.  She is a guest blogger who will be appearing here from time to time.  Her name is Ava.  She is a 17 year old high school senior who presents herself like a mature 20-something professional with an engaging ...

Five FREE resources for parents to survive the new school year…

Now that summer has melted away and our kids are either back in school or about to start, we find ourselves re-adjusting to school year routines.   Getting up early, playing taxi for activities and sports, meetings, open houses, overseeing homework, managing sleepovers and playdates, etc.  Let’s face it, back to school isn’t just tough ...

Schools and Twitter- putting students in an awkward position?

Contributed by Lexie Maitland, guest blogger. I'm getting ready to start my junior year of high school.  With a couple of years under my belt, I'm pretty well acquainted with my school's use of social media, particularly Twitter.  Ever since I began high school and started getting involved with various clubs and sports, I've noticed that the school ...

Infographic- How to Keep a Clean Digital Reputation

I love infographics.  They are interesting and easy to follow, so we created this one for you to refer back to throughout the school year.  If your teen looks at you like you have 3 heads when you try and talk to them about their "digital reputation", remind them of those who have unfortunately tweeted ...