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Social Media & Cyber Safety

Let’s Take a Tech Break Together!

Dear Students and dear Parents are films that are part of our global Character Day initiative, an annual day that unites millions of people in schools, companies, and homes to develop and deepen their character (strengths like empathy, grit, gratitude, social responsibility, and leadership). Read More

Events

Join Millions for Character Day 2019 September 27-28!

Join us for Character Day and take the tech/life balance challenge! Use the challenges in your class, home or with your group of friends. Read More

Social Media & Cyber Safety

Character Day!

Character Day is an annual event that unites millions of people in schools, companies, and homes to develop and deepen their character: strengths like empathy, grit, gratitude, and leadership. Read More

Family Life

ABC’s Black-ish Star Marsai Martin Challenges us to Get our Kid’s Eyes Checked Annually

Marsai Martin urges parents to make their kid's eye exams an annual priority. How glasses impacted her self-confidence and helped land her the role on ABC's "Black-ish". Read More

Social Media & Cyber Safety

How to Learn, Establish and Enforce Digital Boundaries in your Child’s Life

Learning boundaries is one of the hardest life lessons and one of the most important ones to our mental health. We need to incorporate relationship boundaries, communication boundaries, emotional boundaries into our digital lives. Read More

School Life & Friendships

Interview with 15-Year-Old “Black-ish” Star Marsai Martin | Prioritizing our Kid’s Vision Health

Bree Jensen had the opportunity to sit down with ABC's "Black-ish" star Marsai Martin to hear her compelling story and challenge to make our kid's vision a priority. Read the full interview here. Read More

Family Life

Screen Time: A Reward or Consequence? | Counselor’s Perspective on Setting Digital Boundaries.

Social Media & Cyber Safety

Is Your Teen Struggling With Who They Are? How to Help Your Teen With Their Identity In a Digital World

Emotional Health

Protect Your Kids: What to do About Dangerous Messages Embedded in YouTube Kids and Other digital Content

What all parents need to know about suicide and sexual content on social media and YouTube Kids. While YouTube is on blast right now (and rightly so), the awareness of suicidal content can not be limited to that one platform. Read More

Family Life

A Celebration of the African American Advocates, Activists and Trailblazers who have Paved the way

As we celebrate Black History Month, we hope that the conversation continues year round about the people that have shaped history, who have not received the dues they deserve. We can learn so much from these “hidden figures” and inspirational teens. Read More

Family Life

What a Mom Discovers when she Plays Fortnite with her 9-Year-Old | Info for Parents About the Gaming World

Parents, we often feel lost in the gaming communities our kids are involved in. Watch a mom play Fortnite with her son and gain all the info you need to make the right choices for your child in the gaming world they live in. Read More

Social Media & Cyber Safety

Where Hashtags Lead | How to Protect Your Teen

The hashtag #Depressed has 10+ million posts and growing on Instagram. Read More

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