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Parents

Holidays and the Internet: How to keep your children safe online

Summer school holidays in South African are upon us and this means extended leisure time for all school learners. During school holidays, some children are left home alone while parents are out working. In these instances, it becomes very hard for parents to keep an eye on their children; the amount of time they spend […]

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Parents

How can I set a good example for my children when I am addicted to social media?

The first step to overcoming any sort of addiction is admitting that you have a problem and you need help to solve or rather overcome the addiction. It may come as a shock to many but internet/social media addiction is becoming a big issue in our society and it is affecting us all. If you […]

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Educators

What Online Risks Can Young People Face?

CONDUCT Children may be at risk because of their own behaviour, for example, by sharing too much information. • Children need to be aware of the impact that their online activity can have on both themselves and other people, and the digital footprint that they create on the internet. Young people may share too much […]