We are kicking off the summer with Internet Safety Month! To celebrate we are highlighting our best tools, resources and advice for keeping your family safe online. There are a lot of really great parental controls and privacy settings out there that are a great place to start when thinking about Internet Safety.
Tips for parents for approaching the subject of distracted driving with their teens.
In April 2016, FOSI filed comments with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC) of Canada about educating children on the importance of their on and off-line reputation through online activities.
Tips for parents to help minimize the risk of identity theft of them and their child. An important online safety issue is teen identity theft. Parents should be aware of the personal information their children are sharing online.
This series of blogs will walk parents through Kik, giving them insight on the inner workings of the app and hopefully will give them confidence in their ability to advise their children on use of the app.
Determine the role you play in creating a safer Internet. Follow these steps to create a healthy online experience.
Tips for teaching your child digital independence and start weening themselves off of being under a parent's digital thumb.
Your child is probably using really insecure passwords and it’s important that they don’t take that habit with them to college.
It’s clear that technology can make our kids more informed, stay connected with friends and family and provide an endless means of entertainment. But as we know there is also some risk. Here are a few simple steps that parents can take to help mitigate those risks.