viNGN was the guest of honor at the Tuesday, March 14, 2017 PTSA meeting of the All Saints Cathedral School on the topic “Protecting our Kids from Cyber Bullying”.
NetSmartz, a child Internet safety initiative of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), has issued its December 2016 NetSmartz Newsletter offering tips to parents regarding smartphone use rules… and did you know that online gaming can be beneficial for children? For more details, read the newsletter online, then download the Parents’ Guide to … Continue reading
viNGN was invited to speak about protecting children on the Internet at the Yvonne Bowsky Elementary School PTA meeting on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016. The presentation focused on the creation of “Threat Models” as proposed by digital privacy advocates Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), and utilizing the short film “6 Degrees of Information” by NetSmartz/National Center for Missing … Continue reading
The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) shared Digital Privacy and Internet Safety tips with parents of students of the Wesley Methodist Church School/Public Computer Center in Anna’s Retreat, St. Thomas on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016. The theme was “Invest to Protect” – demonstrating how with a little time and a handful of common-sense approaches, parents … Continue reading
La crianza de niños conectados al Internet puede ser difícil, especialmente si no se ha crecido con las mismas tecnologías. Estos recursos pueden ayudar. Ahora Nuevos recursos en Español! >>> ES.NetSmarz.org
On Sunday, September 25, 2016 the Virgin Islands Department of Education Office of the Insular Superintendent St. Thomas St. John hosted its annual Parent Conference with special guest Educator and Freedom Schools champion La’Mont Geddis who led a dynamic and empowering session! Later, viNGN presented in a Breakout Session on protecting the Digital Privacy of … Continue reading