Your Child’s Biggest Influencer

Your Child’s Biggest Influencer

Parents modelling healthy technology use is an effective way to help a child learn to use it responsibly. We all know it, the attitudes and behaviour of parents provides a child with the unspoken permission in how to meet society expectations. This influence can...
App Watch: TikTok

App Watch: TikTok

​TikTok! First a smash hit song by Kesha! Now a extremely popular social networking application that has become a global sensation. If you are a parent of a young person you will have undoubtedly heard of TikTok. Once known as Musical.ly, this application was acquired...
Game Insights: Fortnite

Game Insights: Fortnite

The craze that is Fortnite: Battle Royale has hit an all-time high during recent months. Released in September 2017, its frenzy and popularity has many parents asking plenty of questions. With school holidays being upon us, it was the perfect fortnight to immerse...
Parents Guide: Cyber Safety At Home

Parents Guide: Cyber Safety At Home

In the classroom, a key teaching strategy that teachers use when developing a new skill is to model a skill and then that build up a students capacity in that area. For digital use in the home, parents have the perfect opportunity to consistently model responsible and...
App Watch: Anonymous Messaging

App Watch: Anonymous Messaging

TELLOYMN joins a growing family of anonymous messaging applications including Sarahah, Ask.FM and Line. These platforms have evolved into an online environment rife with insults, inappropriate content and regular online bullying. Why are anonymous messenger apps so...

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