2020 Vision: The Future of Online Safety

The policies, practices and parenting we'll need in 2020 and beyond.

Good Digital Parenting

BLOG

Technology is a lightsaber. Let’s use it for good.

By Laurel Schwartz | Nov. 19, 2019

#Good Digital Parenting #Crisis Text Line

BLOG

No Bully's School Programs - Eradicating Bullying Worldwide, One School at a Time

By Jessica Roth | Nov. 13, 2019

Have you ever been a part of a bullying incident? Perhaps you were the target, singled out by a group of students. Or maybe you were the bully.

#Bullying Prevention #No Bully #Schools #Good Digital Parenting

Policy & Research

Online Safety in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

This whitepaper aims to connect the emerging technological phenomena of artificial intelligence (AI) and its implications with key actions needed to advance a culture of responsibility online.

Protecting Innocence In A Digital Age

Testimony of Stephen Balkam, CEO and Founder of Family Online Safety Institute, before the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary -  July 9, 2019

REPORT

Revisiting COPPA

The Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and its corresponding Rule were passed in 1998, before Facebook, Snapchat, YouTube, or Hello Barbie were even conceived. Despite the Rule having been updated there have been calls to alter the way that children’s privacy is regulated in the United States. This white paper explores the implications of the current regime and potential areas of improvement.