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Park Junior High School

325 North Park Road

La Grange Park, IL 60526

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Liz Repking, a technical consultant and mom of 3, started Cyber Safety Consulting with the goal of educating parents, children, and school educators on the safe, savvy, and ethical use of the digital world. Liz will be conducting an internet safety presentation to parents in District 102 to discuss the positives and negatives of technology and how best to monitor our childrens internet acivity. Her mission is to help parents keep their children safe by being involved in their online life. She will cover:

* Creating an escape or exit plan between the student and parent if the student encounters problems online – helping the student make a safe decision vs. a decision to stay out of trouble with parents

* Online predators - how predators connect with teens online

* Cyber bullying - being a bystander as well as an upstander, with several examples of how they can identify the situation and support a victim of online bullying

* Over exposure - the permanency of online posts, the implications of inappropriate posts, and creating a positive digital footprint

* Sexting - what it is, consequences to it, possible solutions for groups of students to prevent the actions before they receive the sext

* Proper actions to take if the student encounters problems online

* Social media - what it is, what advantages and positives it provides teens, and pitfalls of it

* Online gaming – what are the dangers and suggestions to implement in the home to increase safety

* Integrating healthy tech in the home

* Monitoring options for devices

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