Nancy Gifford

Project Manager, Family Online Safety Institute

Nancy is the Project Manager at the Family Online Safety Institute.

Recently written by Nancy


Study: Benefits When Parents and Kids Talk About Technology Together

Recent research finds there are substantial benefits when parents and kids engage in conversations about technology use together. We're breaking down why.


Some New Research on Teens and Texting

Recent research shows texting may help teens combat obesity.


The Online World Responds to A National Tragedy

Nancy Gifford shares an insightful message about how the online community responded to the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting in Connecticut this past Friday.


The Power of Social Media

Nancy Gifford shares two remarkable stories about social media being used to help others.


A Conversation About Bullying Prevention

PfG's own, Nancy Gifford, reports back from a Google+ Hangout she attending this week on bullying.


New Safety Feature: Google Maps + AMBER Alert

On Wednesday, Google launched a feature that will notify people searching on Google or in Google Maps of AMBER alerts in or around the area they are Googling.


A Different Conversation on Internet Safety

A Platform for Good's own, Nancy Gifford, on how we can create a new conversation about Internet safety.