Category: Current News

Internet Safety: Professor Garfield (the cartoon cat!) helps out

Following on from our blog about the Cartoon Networks efforts with regard to Internet safety, here is another very uesful site for the younger set (kindergarten through eighth grade) put together by the Infinite Learning Lab (a team of the Garfield Foundation, Virginia Department of Education, and the Office of the Attorney General of Virginia).  …

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Canada and Cyberbullying: New Data, Key Researchers and Organizations

A new study has found that 8 percent of Canadian parents of children aged 7-17 indicate that their childhad been cyberbullied. The study was conducted by marketing research organization Ipsos Reid, conducted on behalf of Trend Micro (online safety software company). The study indicates that instances of cyberbullying increase with the age of the child. …

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