Club Zora: Learning By Creating Their Own Technology

As virtual worlds for kids like Club Penguin and Webkinz continue to multiply (it seems like every toy company is launching one), I continue to get a lot of questions from parents about both the educational value of these websites for children as well as concern about screen time. With Sesame Workshop, Disney and Noggin […]

TMI (Too Much Information) Can Lead to Identity Theft

I’ve been posting a lot about the culture of fear that has been created around the internet as it relates to online predators. The reality is that most teens are pretty savvy about ignoring sexual predators online — what they’re not as savvy about is identity theft. It’s a nightmare for victims, filling out a […]