Protecting Your Family's Digital Identity - Sue Scheff Blog
In an age where cyber-criminals are lurking where we least expect it, educate your family to be prepared to protect their online privacy and information.
Raising Humans in a Digital World: It’s Like Building a House - Sue Scheff Blog
Raising Humans in a Digital World can be challenging for today's parents. This new book helps you empower the next generation to be digital leaders.
New Teen Life on Social Media - Sue Scheff Blog
New research finds that teens, although they still have concerns over drama on social media, are forming solid friendships and lasting relationships.
I Was Shamed Online: Recovering From Public Shaming
You don't get a second chance to make a first impression, today your first impression is usually what search engines have to say about you. As someone who was an...
Teen Stress: Ways to Promote Healthy Mindset
Stress does not discriminate, and it certainly knows no age limits. Teens are confronted with demands or expectations from schools and parents.
Social Media Life: The Role of Teens and Parents - Sue Scheff Blog
Two telling surveys were released that can give us insights on how both teens and parents are adapting to the world of technology and social media.
5 Ways You Can Be An Upstander - Sue Scheff Blog
In an age of incivility, cyberbullying is a growing concern among all ages. 5 ways anyone can be an upstander to help those that are struggling online.
Back to school: Equip your kids with digital resilience
In 2017 we heard a lot about digital resilience, but do we understand what it is? Helping our teens and tweens be ready for online hate (cyberbullying) and digital discourse...
Cyberbullying, Sexting and Drug Use - Sue Scheff Blog
Is there a link between cyberbullying, sexting and drug use? We’re living in an age where the headlines of cyberbullying and sexting are becoming common. It doesn’t mean we have to accept this as the new normal, we should be embracing these articles as conversation starters with our teen’s. In a study conducted a few […]
Teen Travelling Abroad and Social Media
School’s Out: Students Travelling Abroad & Social Media While parents understand that teenagers may gravitate to spending their summers with old friends doing activities in their hometown, summ…
Online Reputation Reboot for Teens - Sue Scheff Blog
The importance of online reputation and your teen. The majority of young people (tweens and teens) are on social media ‘a lot’ and according to the most recent PEW Survey, 45 percent of teens (13-17 years old) are connected almost constantly which is up from 24 percent in 2015. We commonly hear how some apps […]
Parenting In the Age of Social Media - Sue Scheff Blog
Parenting in the age of social media. There’s no app for parenting teens online today – yet according to a recent PEW Research survey 95 percent of teenagers have access to a smartphone while almost half, 45 percent claim they are online constantly. That’s up significantly from the last survey in 2015 when it was […]
Can You Prevent Your Teen from Posting Something They May Regret? - Sue Scheff Blog
6 Ways You Can Keep Your Teen from Posting Something They’ll Regret Teenagers are known for pushing boundaries. They’re searching for their independence, making decisions for themselves, and pulling away from their parents. But many teens are still developing emotionally, meaning they may be more prone to making impulsive decisions. Those choices have real consequences, […]