Category: General

It’s September 2017: Do You Know What Apps Your Kids Are Using?

Your kids are using many of the same apps as You. But there are a few you probably weren’t aware of. Is your teen or tween glued to their phone and texting 24/7? Don’t worry, that’s normal. However, it’s a good idea to be having regular conversations with them about what they are doing online.…

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Welcome!

Welcome to this new website and blog.  I’m Jenna Shapka, a Professor at the University of British Columbia. I’m also a research partner with PREVNet, and I helped create this site. This site is designed to be a resource for parents about kids and technology, with a particular focus on understanding and dealing with cyberbullying.  I…

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