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Savvy Cyber Kids brings the National Cyber Security Awareness Month theme “Our Shared Responsibility” to our youngest learners

Atlanta, GA October 4, 2012 - In support of National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), Savvy Cyber Kids is releasing a new resource to help bring home the message of Our Shared Responsibility to our youngest learners. Today, Savvy Cyber Kids launched a Savvy Cyber Kids themed STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ awareness poster at the 11th Annual Cyberethics, Cybersafety, and Cybersecurity (C3) Conference hosted at the University of Maryland. Many States require inclusion of computers in the curriculum of state funded pre-K programs. Other preschools and pre-K programs utilize iPads or other tablets to enhance learning in the classroom. Now, a [...]


Savvy Cyber Kids, Inc. and McAfee launch preschool cyber safety campaign in Georgia

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Savvy Cyber Kids, Inc., an Atlanta based nonprofit focused on teaching children safety before they go online, today announced that McAfee has selected Savvy Cyber Kids, Inc. to provide cyber safety awareness materials to all Georgia Preschool and Pre-K programs. “As technology evolves, so do the threats to our children,” said Ben Halpert, Founder and President of Savvy Cyber Kids, Inc. “The Internet puts our children front and center to all forms of threats, from cyber bullying to online predators. Teaching children appropriate responses to potential situations they may encounter as they learn to navigate online must start as [...]


Cyber bullying epidemic meets its greatest challenge

Cyber bullying epidemic meets its greatest challenge: Award-winning author, Ben Halpert, brings the Savvy Cyber Kids back in their newest adventure – The Defeat of the Cyber Bully Today marks a turning point for the cyber bully epidemic. The nonprofit organization, Savvy Cyber Kids is pleased to announce the launch of a cyber bully awareness, prevention, and response curriculum that is targeted towards our youngest learners called The Savvy Cyber Kids at Home: The Defeat of the Cyber Bully. Teachers, concerned parents, and adult caregivers alike can now leverage the ground breaking publication, along with free supporting resources, to take [...]


Savvy Cyber Kids keeps parents ahead of the dangers of the social network world

Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 15, 2010 October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and Savvy Cyber Kids, Inc., an Atlanta based 501c3, teaches parents what they need to know to keep their kids safe online. With the movie The Social Network still number one at the box office, movie goers are learning how important connections are between people, both online and off. Creating, reviving, and maintaining connections with individuals are the real draw to social networks such as Facebook. Ben Halpert, Founder and President of the nonprofit Savvy Cyber Kids, explains Facebook privacy issues. “While there are precautions we can [...]