Category: Blogging

Bullying 

Bullying is a conscious, deliberate and hostile activity intended to harm. The Four Markers of Bullying 1. An imbalance of power. 2. Intent to harm. 3. Threat of further aggression. 4. When bullying escalates: unabated terror. Bullying is not about anger, or even about conflict. It is about contempt – a powerful feeling of dislike…

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Street Smart Kids

The following are some guidelines that may assist you and your child reduce opportunities for criminal behavior. 1. Know who your child plays with and where they go. This includes keeping a list of their friends addresses and phone numbers. 2. Do not leave your child in unsupervised locations, such as cars, parks, public washrooms,…

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Online Safety Tips for Teens

The Internet can be a great way to find information on an interest area, a particular hobby, or a school report. Most of all, the Internet is a new way to meet people that hold interests similar to yours. Unfortunately, people are not always as they seem. Even though you might think that you are…

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RECEIVED AN E-MAIL FROM THE FBI? Don’t Be Fooled!

We’re sorry to report yet another wave of virus-laden e-mails sent out with false FBI addresses. This particular e-mail claims the FBI has been monitoring your Internet use…says you’ve accessed so-called illegal websites…and demands you answer questionsall you have to do is open an attachment, maliciously laced with a variant of the w32/sober virus. Don’t…

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