The Digital Age, Is My Child Ready?

The Prospect PTO is pleased to have Jeff Bean, the President of Act on Bullying, Inc. and a 19 year veteran of a suburban Chicago Police Department, for a special presentation on Tuesday, March 13th at 6:30 pm at Prospect. Having dealt with juveniles for his entire career, he uses his training and experience to help students, parents, and schools deal with the dangers of bullying and cyberbullying. His talk, The Digital Age, Is my Child Ready?, will discuss the benefits and dangers about social networking sites and cell phone apps that are the most popular with our children, show parents what our kids are really doing online, review state law, share current information from actual investigations related to cyberbullying, discuss survey results taken from over 2,000 kids about the topics of cyberbullying, social networking, and cell phone use by kids, as well as offer suggestions and solutions for parents on how we can work together to keep our kids safe in the ever-changing Digital Age.
All are welcome!