FIVE TIPS FOR PREVENTING CYBER BULLYING October marks National Bully Prevention Month and the recent stats surrounding bullying are astounding: 77% of students have been bullied verbally, mentally and/or physically Daily about 160,000 students miss school because of bullying or due to the fear of being bullied Every 7 minutes a child is bullied on the […]
By Brian Kacharaba Three years ago, Katie Schumacher was doing what most parents usually do this time of year, attending her children’s open school night. But this particular trip would end up being life-changing event for her. That night, the principal spoke to the gathered assembly and voiced her concerns over social media and the […]
Megyn Kelly (@megynkelly) retweeted Childhelp’s (@Childhelp) tweet about the Don’t Press Send WSJ Live Segment
Childhelp tweeted the link to WSJ Live’s interview with Katie Schumacher.
Rockville Centre resident Katie Duffy Schumacher will launch her self-published book “Don’t Press Send: A Mindful Approach to Social Media, An Education in Cyber Civics” ($14.95) at 8 p.m. Sept. 29 at 65 Pine St., Rockville Centre. The book offers parents guidelines and strategies as they steer their children to use technology with good […]
By Katie Schumacher – Online Behavior Expert, Author, and Founder of Don’t Press Send One of the most common traits of social media is the allure of the “like” button. I compare it to validation based on the concept of the hamster wheel. Children and adults post a picture or a comment seeking a response from […]
In late July 2016, Katie Schumacher released her book, and an important milestone was reached for the internationally recognized Don’t Press Send Campaign. It will be launched this month as a back to school resource for parents and educators to better guide students of all ages as they prepare to meet the challenges of technology […]
Don’t Press Send: A Mindful Approach to Social Media, An Education in Cyber Civics is a clear and kind approach to aid in preventing the misuse of social media. From the onset, children today grew and evolved with increasingly sophisticated smartphone technology and social media. Author Katie Duffy Schumacher advocates that although adults may feel […]