Arlington, VA (PRWEB) February 07, 2013
According to The Daily Herald, the Deputy Police Chief of the Roanoke Rapids Police Department has reported a rising numbers of complaints concerning suggestive pictures being sent between children over the last 7 months. uKnow.com, the makers of the Parental Intelligence System uKnowKids, wants to offer sexting resources and tips to residents of Roanoke Rapids, NC and surrounding areas so parents can better protect their children from sexting incidents.
uKnowKids recently released an eBook entitled “Understanding Sexting: 9 Things Every Parent Should Know” that will be extremely helpful for all parents in this community.
In addition, there are also multiple infographics, blog posts and tip sheets listed on uKnowKids’ special sexting prevention website in the resources section that every parent should read.
uKnow.com wants to make sure Halifax County can keep young students safe and prevent another incident like this from happening --- with education comes prevention.
uKnow.com’s own co-founder’s son had a scary incident stemming from an online and mobile phone encounter. Since that time, Tim Woda has made it his mission to educate himself about internet and mobile safety and spread the lessons he learned to as many parents as possible. He feels strongly that every parent should be aware of their child’s online and mobile activities so stories like his and so many others never have to happen again.
Tim offers these tips for parents to prevent sexting and the sharing of inappropriate pictures:
There are lessons that every parent and child need to learn from increase in sexting complaints in Roanoke Rapids, and Tim and his family know about them firsthand. Tim is open to speaking
more about his story and the lessons he learned so parents will take notice and keep their children safe online. uKnowKids is also open to free product distribution in schools and areas that have been affected by cyberbullying. If you are interested in speaking with Tim or want more information about cyberbullying tips, uKnowKids or product distribution, email Callie at charris(at)uknow(dot)com.
Headquartered in Arlington, VA, uKnow.com makes parenting easier and keeps kids safer online and on the mobile phone. uKnow.com powers the world's leading Parental Intelligence Systems including uKnowKids.com, SocialFirefly.com, aBeanstalk.com, SafeCyberKids.com, MySocialScout.net, P911Safety.com and others. For more information visit http://www.uknow.com