Australian Federal Police team up with Disney to promote online safety to Australian children

Australian Federal Police team up with Disney to promote online safety to Australian children

Jun 10, 2014

Today we received the media release below from the Minister for Justice, The Hon. Michael Keenan MP.  It is great to see that one of our Members, Disney via Club Penguin has partnered with the AFP to create a new online safety program for primary schools. Club Penguin has also made the program widely available to classrooms as a free digital multi-touch book...

Staying Safe in a Digital World: 5 tips to protect our kids online

Staying Safe in a Digital World: 5 tips to protect our kids online

Jun 4, 2014

Our Ambassador, Stephanie Brantz has written a piece for Mouth of Mums offering 5 tips to help parents protect their kids online.   Check it out here. It is a timely reminder as it is Stay Smart Online Week, an annual initiative to help people understand the simple steps they can take to protect their personal and financial information online.  We recommend...

What every parent needs to know about video games: a crash course

What every parent needs to know about video games: a crash course

Jun 3, 2014

Given the popularity of video games (no surprise to us) we just found this fantastic article over at the Guardian which is a great guide for parents who don’t know a whole lot about video games.  Check it out here.     Share...

Parent’s Chatterbox Series

Parent’s Chatterbox Series

May 29, 2014

We recently came across this video series, called Chatterbox from the Cybersmart people at ACMA.    They provide a great and informal perspective on some of the issues around cybersafety.  The video’s can be accessed at home or on a mobile device.  Check them out here.     Share...

Stephanie Brantz offers 5 Parental Controls Tips

Stephanie Brantz offers 5 Parental Controls Tips

Apr 23, 2014

Stephanie Brantz recently contributed a piece to Mouth of Mums to help parents better understand how to manage the gaming devices in in their households. For some good advice, click here   Share this:

5 Technology Tips for Parents – Stephanie Brantz

5 Technology Tips for Parents – Stephanie Brantz

Apr 14, 2014

Recently our Ambassador, Stephanie Brantz offered 5 Technology Tips for Parents, on Mouth Of Mums.  To learn more, click here Share...