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Jessica from Children's Collections March 1, 2019, 9:18 AM

Parenting in the digital age: try these cyber-safety resources.

Recently, we seem to hear more and more stories about children and teens encountering something dangerous or harmful on the internet or social media.

As a parent, it is an overwhelming feeling. Many are at a loss for what to do. A simple first step is to seek quality resources.

Here is a list of books that can help. You can share titles with your child to spark a conversation about online safety. Others provide quality advice on how to parent in the digital age. 

The Fabulous Friend Machine by Nick Bland

Kids Get Coding: Online Safety for Coders by Heather Lyons

Cyberbullying by Heather E. Schwartz

Digital World:  How to Connect, Share, Play and Keep Yourself Safe (A Smart Girl’s Guide) by Carrie Anton

Shame Nation: The Global Epidemic of Hate Online by Sue Scheff

Screenwise:  Helping Kids Thrive (and Survive) in their Digital World by Devorah Heitner

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Jessica from Children's Collections

Natural habitat: Anywhere with books and tea. Favourite Authors: Rainbow Rowell, Mo Willems, Megan Whalen Turner, Julia Quinn, Jonathan Auxier