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The Cybertraps Series

The Cybertraps Series

Whether you are a young adult, teacher, parent, or just curious about the impact of your digital footprint, read Cybertraps to stay in the know of how technology can do significant harm to you, now and in the far future. While the world focuses on privacy data and how this affects us as a society, nationally-recognized cybersecurity and legal expert Frederick S. Lane delves deeply into how technology impacts us all at the most personal and intimate levels.

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The Cybertraps Podcast

The Cybertraps Podcast

This twice-weekly podcast features a live current-events discussion and interview with experts from the fields of cybersafety, cybersecurity, education, technology, and more!

Hosted by Jethro Jones and Frederick Lane.

Live shows Mondays at noon eastern.

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Questions and Audience Feedback

Questions and Audience Feedback

Do you have questions about the use of digital devices and electronic communication tools in your classroom or your home? Are you concerned about cybersecurity, cybersafety, privacy, data mining, and the risks arising from the use and misuse of modern technology? We're here to help.

Ask a question or leave us some feedback about something you've heard on our podcast. At least once a month, we will discuss your comments and answer your questions.

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School Districts Struggling to Cope with Rise of Social Media Threats Cybertraps 96

New substack: subscribe here. https://cybertraps.substack.com – Show Notes – Social media and digital communication threats are a rising problem – Every threat has to be taken seriously – Incredibly disruptive – Warning notices to parents – upsetting – Lockdowns – School closures / switch to remote learning – Myriad vectors – Email – Text messages…

Equipping Teachers with Tools with Scott Gordon Cybertraps 93

General Counsel for State Department of Education Authority to prosecute licensed personnel. Educational professional has to bring complaints against others. Teachers are connecting more and more online. Sometimes teachers are just four years older than the students they could be teaching. How to help those adults that don’t know what’s going on. Why not equip…

Should We Ban Cell Phones in Schools Cybertraps Live 90

Raising Cyberethical Kids: Audio Course and Ebook – News Item: In June 2021, UK Education Secretary Gavin Williamson suggested banning mobile phones in schools – He argued that a ban would help students “remain calm” and overcome the effects of the pandemic – Some schools expressed opposition, saying individual schools and districts should establish their…

Will Your Costume Cost You Your Career? Cybertraps 88 Halloween Edition

Show Notes Two articles on Cybertraps.com Halloween Costumes Result in the Suspension of 14 Idaho Educators https://www.cybertraps.com/2018/11/04/halloween-costumes-result-in-the-suspension-of–14-idaho-educators/ What Do Pokémon Balls, Pumpkins, and Death Stars Have in Common? Just Google “Baby Bump Costumes”! https://www.cybertraps.com/2016/10/18/what-do-pokemon-balls-pumpkins-and-death-stars-have-in-common-just-google-baby-bump-costumes/ When did Halloween become such a big deal? Blame the 1980s First Amendment – Is dressing up a form of speech?…