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Author Geddes, Will, author.

Title Parent alert! : how to keep your kids safe online / security expert Will Geddes ; with Nadia Sawalha & Kaye Adams.

Publication Info. New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2018.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Homer Twp PL - Main Parent Teacher Materials - HDBB-1  P/T 649.1 GED    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  649.1 GED    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Adult Non-Fiction - MNBB-2  649.1223 GED    AVAILABLE
 Peotone PL Adult Non Fiction - PEBB-2  649.1 GED    AVAILABLE
 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  649.1 GEDDES    AVAILABLE
Edition First American edition.
Description 239 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-233) and index.
Contents Will's perspective -- Nadia & Kay's perspective -- Talking to your kids : starting conversations and building trust between you and your kids -- Creating a healthy tech environment : fostering a positive relationship between your kids and their devices -- Chatting online : teaching your child about talking to strangers -- Social media : what your child is viewing and posting on their favorite networking sites -- Cyberbullying and tracking : how to keep your kids' locations private -- Grooming : protecting your child from online predators -- Sexting : the dangers of intimate texts and nude photos -- Pornography and violent content : guiding kids away from extreme material online -- Coercion, extortion, and blackmail : how to deal with threats and demands -- Online shopping : how to protect your child from fakes, fraud, theft, and scams -- Cosmetics, drugs, and legal highs : the easy availability of dangerous and unregulated substances -- Smart tech and toys : how to protect your smart home from hackers -- Your child's digital footprint : the trail of personal information your child leaves on the Internet -- Device safety and security : setting up devices and online accounts for maximum safety -- It's all gone wrong : when you need to call in outside help -- Ages and stages.
Summary "This practical go-to guide highlights all the risks kids face when they chat online, share selfies, use apps, and explore the Internet. International security expert Will Geddes answers difficult questions from worried parents and gives simple action plans, preventative steps, and advice on how to recognize the warning signs"--Back cover.
Subject Parenting.
Internet and children.
Internet -- Security measures.
World Wide Web.
Online social networks -- Safety measures.
Safety education.
Computers and children.
Internet and children. (OCoLC)fst00977226
Internet -- Security measures. (OCoLC)fst01751426
Parenting. (OCoLC)fst01053407
Added Author Sawalha, Nadia, author.
Adams, Kaye, author.
Added Title How to keep your kids safe online
ISBN 146547725X (paperback)
9781465477255 (paperback)

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