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Nov
17
2015
Washington Post

The Family Online Safety Institute's newest research is featured in this article on how parents are dealing with their children's technology use. FOSI CEO Stephen Balkam and Legal and Policy Director Jennifer Hanley are also quoted.

Nov
13
2015
The Hill's Congress Blog

Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute, and Nuala O'Connor, President and CEO of Center for Democracy and Technology, discuss quality online content for children.

Nov
09
2015
WPSD

​Augusta Nissly, Program Coordinator of the Family Online Safety Institute, comments on the definition of digital kidnapping and the ​value of privacy and security settings.

Oct
08
2015
NEWEUROPE

Claudia Selli, AT&T's European Government Affairs Director, summarizes the ways that the Family Online Safety Institute's joint forum with Telecom Italia created a space to share best practices in international policy, as well as highlighting the ongoing need for consumer education and awareness raising.

Oct
08
2015
ASKANEWS

ASKANEWS interviews from September's TIM and the Family Online Safety Institute joint event in Rome, with commentary from Giuseppe Recchi, President of Telecom Italia and Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute.

Sep
16
2015
Huffington Post

Follwoing a sucessful conference in Rome in partnership with Telecom Italia, Stephen Balkam, CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute, discusses how other nations might approach the idea of a national framework for online safety. 

Aug
14
2015
San Jose Mercury News

Augusta Nissly, Program Coordinator of the Family Online Safety Institute, is quoted in an article that discusses the age at which children should engage in social media. 

Aug
14
2015
WHNT News 19

Augusta Nissly, Program Coordinator of the Family Online Safety Institute, highlights FOSI's Good Digital Parenting's age-based, back-to-school guide for the upcoming school year.

Jul
31
2015
Huffington Post

Jennifer Hanley, Legal and Policy Director at the Family Online Safety Institute, encourages parents to embrace summertime and internet safety with their children. 

Jul
27
2015
Huffington Post

The Family Online Safety Institute discusses examples of poor digital citizenship and how parents can address these issues with their children.