FBI Holds Summits On Preventing Mass School Shootings

FBI leaders and law enforcement officials met to discuss the prevalence of school shootings. In a majority of the cases, there were warning signs on display by the shooters. It is necessary to study the trends and similarities in order to come up with plans to prevent future tragedies.

‘What Would You Do?’ focuses on the ‘Me Too’ movement

ABC's show "What Would You Do" shows how people respond when they witness sexual harassment in the workplace. Would you speak up if you saw a customer making inappropriate sexual advances to a waitress? Would you want your teen to intervene?

Burner phones and vault apps? What parents should know about teen smartphone use

Since today's teens are often savvier than their parents when it comes to technology, children can effectively hide information they don't want their parents to see in vault apps and burner phones. As a parent, it may be important to you to closely monitor children's smartphones, including checking contacts and texts, until a foundations of [...]

Outsiders may be reading your Gmail: Here’s how to stop them

How do you stop your gmail from being read by outsiders? Well, first ackowedlge that it might in fact be happening. This article gives step by step information needed to prevent your private gmails from becoming accessible.

3 Tips for Talking to Your Son About Sexual Harassment

In the #MeToo era, parents are conflicted with defending their sons when accused of sexual harassment and holding them accountable for their actions. Tips to talking candidly about sexual harassment involve teaching them about enthusiastic consent, honoring their own privilege and setting healthy boundaries.

Don’t Text and Drive! 4 Ways Google Assistant Can Keep You Safe in Cars

Cell phone use while driving has become a dangerous distraction for many--particularly teens. Google Assistant has come up with distinct ways to keep drivers connected to their phones while simultaneously keeping their hands on the wheel. 

Facebook ‘no place’ for young children

Marketed for younger children, Facebook's "Messenger Kids" claims to be a safe alternative for young kids as they segue into the world of social media.  However, child health experts strongly disagree siting many reasons that children need not be exposed to social media so young.

Suicide first aid: Would you know what to do if someone was thinking of taking their own life?

Knowing mental health first aid could be life saving for someone who is considering suicide.  A course taught by a mental health instructor has been instrumental in teaching people some helpful hints on handling a loved one who may be considering ending his/her life.

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