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10.82014

Savvy Cyber Kids Brings Cyber Security Awareness Education to Families while Teaching Technology Balance with The Super Run Atlanta

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids, a 501(c)3 nonprofit based in Atlanta, GA, is proud to host The Super Run Atlanta on October 12, 2014, taking place at Brook Run Park in Dunwoody, GA. “Each year for National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), we look for an innovative way to bring the message of cyber security awareness to families with young children,” said Ben Halpert, Founder and President of Savvy Cyber Kids. “We decided to hold the book launch party for Adventures Beyond the Screen at The Super Run because of the connection with screen-time balance [...]

10.82014

Ionic Security, Inc. celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month close to home with non-profit partner Savvy Cyber Kids

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids is excited to announce that Ionic Security Inc., headquartered in Atlanta, GA, is a Presenting Sponsor of The Super Run Atlanta. The Super Run Atlanta is being hosted by Savvy Cyber Kids, an Atlanta based 501(c)3 non-profit, in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014. "Ionic Security is pleased to support this great event, which ultimately is good news for our kids in the community and beyond, raising awareness about how to be best prepared to manage the challenges of being online in today’s connected world,” said Steve [...]

10.82014

Berkshire Hathaway Homeservices Georgia Properties celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month close to home with non-profit partner Savvy Cyber Kids

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids is excited to announce that Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties, is a Presenting Sponsor of The Super Run Atlanta. The Super Run Atlanta is being hosted by Savvy Cyber Kids, an Atlanta based 501(c)3 non-profit in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014. “Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties is pleased to be a sponsor of The Super Run Atlanta and help promote National Cyber Security Awareness Month and the important efforts of Savvy Cyber Kids,” said DeAnn Golden, Senior VP & Managing Broker, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties. [...]

10.82014

Digital Guardian celebrates National Cyber Security Awareness Month with non-profit partner Savvy Cyber Kids

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids is excited to announce that Digital Guardian is a Presenting Sponsor of The Super Run Atlanta. The Super Run Atlanta is being hosted by Savvy Cyber Kids, an Atlanta based 501(c)3 non-profit, in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014. “Digital Guardian is committed to raising awareness around cyber security issues,” said Ken Levine, President and Chief Executive Officer of Digital Guardian. “We feel that this is more important than ever with children gaining access to online tools at younger ages. We’re proud to be a sponsor of [...]

10.82014

McAfee and Mission Critical Systems celebrate National Cyber Security Awareness Month with non-profit partner Savvy Cyber Kids

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/08/2014 -- Savvy Cyber Kids is excited to announce that McAfee and Mission Critical Systems are Presenting Sponsors of The Super Run Atlanta. The Super Run Atlanta is being hosted by Savvy Cyber Kids, an Atlanta based 501(c)3 non-profit, in recognition of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2014. “I’ve spoken to hundreds of children through McAfee’s Online Safety for Kids program and always leave the presentations amazed at how technologically savvy today’s generation is,” said Fernando Quintero, VP, Americas Channel Sales & Operations at McAfee. “These kids have grown up with technology and social [...]

10.82014

Savvy Cyber Kids announces online safety education in German, Spanish and French for children 3 to 7 years old at the Frankfurt Book Fair

ATLANTA, Oct. 08 /CSRwire/ - Savvy Cyber Kids announces that the first book in the award-winning Savvy Cyber Kids series, The Savvy Cyber Kids at Home: The Family Gets a Computer, is now available in German, Spanish and French. Stop by The Frankfurt Book Fair and visit The Combined Book Exhibit booth to view all Savvy Cyber Kids books available in print. Cyber Kids mit Köpfchen zuhause: Der neue Computer (German Edition) Text von Ben Halpert, Illustration von Taylor Southerland, Aus dem Amerikanischen von Eva Tabachnikoff Niños Ciber Inteligentes En Casa: La familia recibe una Computadora (Spanish Edition) Escrito Por [...]

3.102014

YouTube Video Filter App for Kids Now Available on iPhone/iPad and Android Devices

Atlanta, GA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 03/10/2014 --Savvy Cyber Kids is pleased to announce the release of their first app, YouTube Video Filter for kids on iPhone/iPad and Android. With this latest news Savvy Cyber Kids, which has been hailed as, “An amazing way to teach young kids how to be safe online,” has given parents another great tool to help parents introduce technology in a family friendly way. The Savvy Cyber Kids YouTube Video Filter App is easily accessible as it can be downloaded from Apple’s App Store and via the Android Google Play store. In a perfect world parents [...]

10.12013

Savvy Cyber Kids receives Boots-on-the-Ground Cyber Education Support in local communities through Booz Allen Hamilton partnership

ATLANTA, Oct. 01 /CSRwire/ - Children today are exposed to connected technology, such as iPhones, Android tablets, and other computing technology, before they can walk. Savvy Cyber Kids, a nonprofit dedicated to teaching our youngest learners Internet safety before they go online, today announced a partnership with Booz Allen Hamilton to provide cyber security awareness programs to pre-k through lower elementary school students in communities across the United States. In support of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2013, Booz Allen Hamilton looked for a unique way to help spread the message of cyber security awareness in the communities where [...]

9.302013

Cyber security awareness for 11,000 preschool aged children result of new partnership

ATLANTA, Sep. 30 /CSRwire/ - Savvy Cyber Kids today announced a partnership with Mom Trusted through which cyber security awareness education materials will be distributed to 11,000 preschool aged children. In support of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), Savvy Cyber Kids and Mom Trusted provided a kit of supplies that included materials to bring the concepts of cyber safety, privacy, and ethics straight to our youngest online participants. “The first time a parent hands a child an iPad or smartphone is the point when parents should start reading the Savvy Cyber Kids picture books to their children just as [...]

3.192013

Savvy Cyber Kids announces partnership with U.S. Department of Homeland Security Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign

ATLANTA, March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Savvy Cyber Kids announced today that it has joined the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Stop.Think.Connect. Campaign's National Network, forming a partnership that will promote cybersecurity awareness to children nationwide. The Campaign will help provide Savvy Cyber Kids with tools and resources to help raise awareness about online dangers and the importance of cybersecurity among young children before they become active online citizens. This partnership builds on the two organizations' efforts to highlight curriculum resources available to communities, as well as to promote cyber awareness and educate America's youth about safer online practices. [...]

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For media inquiries, email Ben Halpert at info@savvycyberkids.org.