Teaching Digital Citizenship for Parents

Raising kids can be a daunting challenge, and in today’s digital world, it’s even more so. Because technology changes so fast, it’s hard to keep up and teach your kids how to be smart and stay safe online, and teaching digital citizenship can be a complicated process if you haven’t been taught yourself. Keep scrolling for our 5-Step Action plan any family can use to help bring a little order to this digital chaos. Check out our blog for the latest updates and tips, and be sure to follow us on Facebook for breaking news.

Neptune Navigate 5-step Action Plan

Here is our 5-Step Action Plan that any family can start using right away to bring a little order to the chaos created by this digital world in which we live.

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Is Technology Affecting Your Children’s Sleep?

Binge watch that latest season of The Crown?  Read the latest novel on your ipad? How about keeping your winning streak alive on Solitaire?  Many of us use technology to wind down at the end of a busy day. I get it, I really do. But if I’m honest, most of...

Apps To Help College Students Cope

https://abcnews.go.com/Health/young-americans-created-apps-address-mental-health-crisis/story?id=76183076 Most all of us have experienced some form of angst or even depression over the past year.  With all of the closures due to COVID-19, we’ve been forced to...

Avoid Phishing Attacks

https://www.gearbrain.com/how-to-thwart-phishing-attacks-2652620510.html My husband is an avid fisherman.  He can throw a line into the water all day long and patiently wait for that one fish to swim up and take the bait.  The concept is the same for those who phish...

The Aftermath of Cyberbullying

https://www.thestar.com.my/opinion/letters/2021/05/27/train-up-to-help-victims-of-cyberbullying It seems that every time we turn around, we read of another teen suicide related to cyberbullying.  In many of these cases, the parents and teachers were unaware of...

It’s Time to Hang Up and Hang Out

https://www.wptv.com/rebound/palm-beach-county-native-creates-social-media-app-to-combat-isolation-on-college-campuses When social media made its entrance, the mission was to make the world more open and connected.  While it’s true that social media does provide...

When Going Viral Goes Bad

https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/going-viral-navigating-social-media-3347059/ Growing up, when I heard the word “viral” the first thing I thought about was some horrible illness that would spread through the entire school at lightning speed. Today, thanks to social...

Realworld App

https://www.wsj.com/articles/hey-2021-grads-these-apps-can-prepare-you-for-adulting-11622289600?mod=tech_lista_pos3 I remember graduating from college and getting  my first “real” job.  I was so excited to finally be considered an adult and start the next...

Protecting Your Child’s Digital Footprint

https://fox59.com/morning-news/protecting-your-childs-digital-footprint/ Are you worried about all the time your child is spending online?  Do they have a need to post, share, like, comment, etc. on whatever platform they happen to use? Well, it turns out that parents...

Internet of Things

https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2021/03/what-is-the-internet-of-things/ I can remember when my sister and I purchased our mother the first car phone...also called a bag phone.   It was such a huge deal, and she loved it.   How funny it is to look back on that...

To Post or Not To Post

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