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Parents Guide to Protecting Kids Online

While your kids might be experts at the technology, they’re not experts at evaluating risk. So, how can you protect them? The authors of this guide propose 20 easy things that you can do right away to protect your children. 

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2017
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6 ways to help your kids stop multitasking during homework

We recommend here 6 points to help your children to aboid multitasking. This infographic offers and easy-to-carry tips. It is ideal for sharing with families.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2017
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The lifestyle influences pornography consumption

The authors propose that the application of methodologies of awareness in the field of pornography, seeking to reduce or eliminate its consumption both online and offline, must start mainly from the promotion of a healthy lifestyle, with the support of parents, in a positive family environment. Here you will find an infograph with the results of the study.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2015
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How to Protect Your Children on Their Smartphone - Tiger Mobiles

This visual quick reference guide from Tiger Mobiles will be useful for parents to protect their children on the use of smartphones. They give some basic advices, offer info about some popular apps and also about Parental Control Tools. 

As they report, at the start of the 2014-2015 school year, 59% of UK parents reported that they planned on getting a smartphone for their children. And smartphones have plenty of apps to entertain children, help them with their homework, and more. But just like anything else that’s connected to the internet, parents need to make sure their kids are safe while using smartphones. Here are some tips on how they can do that.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2015
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Digital Lifestyle Pyramid

We have designed an original guide which advises young people on how much time to devote to various digital and non-digital activities and the dangers that they should be aware of.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2015
6.77 MB Download

Comparison of Parental Control Tools

We have produced a useful and original resource which allows parents and educators to compare different parental control software and choose the best option for their family or class.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2015
1.41 MB Download

Pornography infographic

This infographic shows how pornography can become addictive. It explains, in a very simple way, why the consumption of these materials poses as many rosks as the consumption of drugs. Mainly, it damages the user's capacity for healthy affection due to the psychological harm it causes.

This infographic was designed by the American group "Fight the new drug", which is dedicated to the erradication of pornography from the Internet.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2012
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Risks and safety on the Internet

This report presents the full findings from a new and unique survey designed and conducted according to rigorous standards by the EU Kids Online network. It was funded by the European Commissions’ Safer Internet Programme in order to strengthen the evidence base for policies regarding online safety.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2011
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Cyberbullying and privacy

This guide is aimed to help teachers understand and deal with the issue of cyberbullying.
It provides both practical and legal advice (at European level) to adddress the important issues of cyberbullying and privacy.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2010
1.83 MB Download

Study of content filters

This document contains a scored comparison of the 25 most popular content filters on the market. It distinguishes between those that are free and those that have a price, as well as those that require a particular operating system, etc.

The criteria on which the rating of each filter is based are: functionality, safety, effectiveness and usability.
Besides the study of filters,it also has a lot of advice for parents that could be helpful.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2010
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Safe Social Media

Results of a study on responsible use of social media in Italy and Spain, carried out by Safe Social Media and financed by the European Union.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2010
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A parent's guide to Facebook

Anne Collier and Larry Magid, co-directors of ConnectSafely.org, are the authors of this very useful guide to everything that parents need to know about Facebook. What is it? What do people do on it? Why do young people use it? Is it safe? All of these questions are answered in this accessible document.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2012
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Safebook infographic

This infographic highlights the importance of true friendship in the online world, the importance of maturity, the value of privacy, etc.It was prepared by the public relations agency Fuzion Communications, in an attempt to inform parents of the danger of cyberbullying and to encourage teenagers to behave responsibly online.

Language: 
English
Year of publication: 
2013
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