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Category: Yoursphere

The Quest2Matter: No Kid Hungry

The Quest2Matter: No Kid Hungry

| December 12, 2013 | Comments (0)

No Kid Hungry and Choose2Matter are joining forces with Yoursphere to launch The Quest2Matter: No Kid Hungry. This Quest asks kids “what will you do to end childhood hunger?” About the Quest2Matter: No Kid Hungry The Quest will launch on Thursday, December 12 and continue through April 30, 2014. This Quest asks kids what they […]

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How to Teach Your Children to Make Smart Online Choices

How to Teach Your Children to Make Smart Online Choices

| September 19, 2013 | Comments (0)

No matter what the device your child uses—whether it’s a tablet, an iPod Touch, a smartphone or a laptop—it’s critical to their development that you teach them the how to make healthy choices online. We welcome you to download a copy of The Yoursphere Challenge for Making Smart Online Choices to use as a guide […]

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Make The Choice. Choose2Matter. You Matter. Youth Matter.

Make The Choice. Choose2Matter. You Matter. Youth Matter.

| April 25, 2013 | Comments (0)

The founding principal of Yoursphere.com is to provide a platform that authentically represents the voice, the interests, the talents and the aspirations of kids and young teens amidst a culture of respect and positive interaction. Simply put, our youth matter, and they deserve a social network that gives them a platform to magnify their voice. After […]

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Choose Not to Bully

Choose Not to Bully

| June 28, 2012 | Comments (1)

A little over a week ago, the Huffington Post wrote an article about the Youth Service America Top 25 Most Powerful and Influential Young People in the World. Reading about twelve-year old Olivia Bouler who has managed to raise $200,000 for environmental causes, and sixteen-year old Jonny Cohen who has been retrofitting school buses to be more […]

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Amazing Mentor! Spotlight Interview with Jeff Sutphen

Amazing Mentor! Spotlight Interview with Jeff Sutphen

| February 7, 2012 | Comments (0)

  Note from Mary Kay –   Amazing Kids! is a non-profit organization that does a wonderful job of focusing on all the great things that kids can do, are doing and are capable of doing. I particularly like that they shine a spotlight on young artists, writers and philanthropists.    I’m appreciative that Jeff […]

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Yoursphere.com Survey among Kids and Teens Reveals Online Safety Education Works

Yoursphere.com Survey among Kids and Teens Reveals Online Safety Education Works

| November 9, 2011 | Comments (2)

I want to share some very encouraging research results that really shine a light on the difference online-safety education can make. At Yoursphere Media, Inc., we conducted a survey among our membership at our kids-only social network Yoursphere.com. Members that participated in the October 2011 survey were between the ages of 9 and 15 years […]

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Five Very Good Reasons Why Kids Need Their Own Social Network

| August 10, 2011

  A Five Part Series   Introduction Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5

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One Network for Adults and Children: A Recipe for Disaster

One Network for Adults and Children: A Recipe for Disaster

| July 28, 2011 | Comments (0)

Over 7 million kids are lying about their age to join Facebook. by guest columnist, Luke Gilkerson, from Covenant Eyes – It’s called “Smash or Pass.” Boys and girls alike can submit a photo of themselves or someone else to any number of smash-or-pass pages on Facebook. Others then stop by and say whether they […]

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Jeff Sutphen Joins Yoursphere!

Jeff Sutphen Joins Yoursphere!

| July 12, 2011 | Comments (0)

Rising TV Game Show Star Jeff Sutphen Brings His Unique Brand of Loony Fun to Yoursphere.com Now hosting shows on two TV networks, Sutphen teams with kids-only social media site Yoursphere to advocate for online safety and connect with ‘tween & teen fans via his new “Jeff’s Madness” sphere DAVIS, CA – July 13, 2011 […]

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ABC 20/20 ‘We Find Them’ Show Promo

| June 22, 2011 | Comments (0)

   

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Yoursphere Parents Unaware of Internet Dangers

Yoursphere Parents Unaware of Internet Dangers

| May 25, 2011 | Comments (0)

Mark Zuckerberg’s most recent effort to get children on Facebook has left parents, including myself, wondering exactly how he plans on keeping children safe from the adult culture on Facebook. I’ve posted my thoughts about this issue here, but what concerns me the most is that there are millions of parents out there who are […]

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Animal Planet Stars Partner With Yoursphere.com

Animal Planet Stars Partner With Yoursphere.com

| March 22, 2011 | Comments (0)

Animal Planet Stars Partner With Yoursphere.com to Boost Awareness of Kids-Only Site That Delivers Creative Solutions to Cyberbullying, Sexting, Identity Theft, and Other Online Threats   Internationally known hosts of “It’s Me or the Dog” and “Wild Recon” each launch own “spheres” to connect with young fans, share love of animals and adventure through exclusive content, […]

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Yoursphere on Lifetime - Part 3

Yoursphere on Lifetime – Part 3

| January 25, 2011 | Comments (0)

A big thanks to the Van de Houten family for their support and participation! Watch Part 1 here.  Watch Part 2 here. 

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Safe Social Networking for Teachers and Their Students

Safe Social Networking for Teachers and Their Students

| January 19, 2011 | Comments (2)

As a parent, inappropriate online behavior between your child and their teacher shouldn’t even be something that you have to think about. Unfortunately, in today’s world, parents can’t afford to be ignorant to the reality of online misconduct. Issues like sexting and online sexual solicitation have extended past child-to-child or teen-to-teen interaction, and into more […]

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Yoursphere on News 10 Sacramento & Co.

| January 3, 2011 | Comments (0)

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Yoursphere For Parents Hall of Admiration

Yoursphere For Parents Hall of Admiration

| December 16, 2010 | Comments (0)

Over the past year, I’ve met and spoke with some really great moms and dads. Their stories have been a source of motivation for me, and they’ve supported me in every aspect of my business. Most importantly, each and every one of them works towards making the world a better place for families. And each […]

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Yoursphere on Lifetime - Part 2

Yoursphere on Lifetime – Part 2

| December 7, 2010 | Comments (2)

Watch Part 1 here. Watch Part 3 here.

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Yoursphere on Lifetime - Part 1

Yoursphere on Lifetime – Part 1

| November 30, 2010 | Comments (4)

Watch Part 2 here. Watch Part 3 here.

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Facebook Ignores COPPA - Yoursphere Law Enforcement Team Member Speaks Out

Facebook Ignores COPPA – Yoursphere Law Enforcement Team Member Speaks Out

| November 9, 2010 | Comments (0)

In order to do what we do for kids online, we had to put together a dream team of managers, developers, designers, and writers. But unlike most social networks, we added another layer of expertise and skills by bringing on a law enforcement team that strongly believes in creating a safer Internet for kids, and […]

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The Harvest Show – TV Interview

| October 19, 2010 | Comments (0)

My thanks to the producers of the show for such a great opportunity.  Be sure to check out their website at http://www.harvest-tv.com/

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Heroes at Home TV – with Traci Campbell

| October 19, 2010 | Comments (1)

Thanks for a great interview, Traci!  Be sure to check out her website at http://www.traciscampbell.com/  

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