This web site supports Dr. Russell Sabella's work on educating children, parents, educators and other stake holders about the responsible use of technology. Included in these pages you will find helpful resources, lesson plans, links, and more.
ConnectSafely’s newParents’ Guide to Snapchatprovides parents, educators – anyone – a glimpse into this popular photo-sharing app where pictures (usually*) disappear a few seconds after they’re viewed. The six-page guide, which can be viewed on your screen or printed out, starts out with the Top 5 questions parents typically have about Snapchat; continues with what makes Snapchat unique, why kids love it and how they use it; and concludes with some basic advice for parenting young Snapchat users.[*We also explain how photos don't always disappear in 10 sec. or less.]