Funny Friday – Sex Offender Locator

This app allows you to access a database of sex offenders, but unless the developers want to freak parents out, they should consider changing the name…or at least the pop-up notification.  Happy Friday everyone!   Coutesy of: http://blogs.sfweekly.com/thesnitch/2010/04/sex_offender_locator_youre_d…

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Sexting 101

Under the umbrella that is cyberbullying is another form of technological misuse–sexting.  Sexting is something that anyone who owns a cell phone with a camera, can engage in if they choose. The term “sexting” is wordplay on exactly what it…

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Cyberbullying 101

With a lot of the attention in the media focused on horrific bullying cases, I thought it was important for us to step back and take a black and white approach to sharing the basics of cyberbullying, and why coming…

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Moderation Is Key

Times are changing…and fast!  This is something that the folks at the National Association for the Education of Young Children are starting to realize. No one can deny the swift technological change that overwhelms parents and keeps kids on their…

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How Hot Is Your Tween on Facebook?

That’s the first question that got my attention from Forbes.com writer, Joan Indiana Rigdon. The second question she asked: “Isn’t it time for schools, parents and social media sites to get extremely specific about Internet safety?” got my attention as…

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Moms and Dads Who I Admire. Meet Jason Harper.

Jason Harper and I live by the same motto: “be the change in the world you want to see”.  That’s why I created Yoursphere and that’s why Jason made the impact he did with his 100-mile-distance run around Sacramento. Not…

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