Category Archives: Podcast

Kids Buy the Darndest Things Cybertraps LIVE 110

News Items New Jersey toddler Ayaansh Kumar bought nearly $2,000 in Walmart furniture, unbeknownst to his parents https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2022/01/25/new-jersey-toddler-walmart-cart-online-shopping/ Mother Madhu Kumar shopped for furniture and other household goods but did not actually purchase them Her son Ayaansh (22-months) was playing on her phone and somehow would up in the Walmart app, where he executed the…

Social Media and Student Activism Cybertraps 108

Activism – Activities that students engage in that are in the scope of the first amendment. – News Item – #2022–01–11 A CNY gay teen shares his ‘biggest challenge’; school’s response sets off a storm “https://www.syracuse.com/schools/2022/01/a-cny-gay-teen-shares-his-biggest-challenge-schools-response-sets-off-a-storm.html” – #2022–01–10 Crisis in the Classroom: Gay high school senior censored by school publication “https://cnycentral.com/news/local/crisis-in-the-classroom-gay-tully-high-school-senior-censored-by-school-publication” – Gay student named…

Threat Assessment Challenges in Schools with Dr. Glenn Lipson Cybertraps 107

Dr. Glenn Lipson, a diplomate in forensic psychology, has spent three decades preventing different forms of violence. He works with the district attorneys, schools, and civil cases where there were claims of abuse by such individuals as the clergy and teachers. As an expert witness, speaker, and advisor, he has testified in court martials, regulatory…

How can Schools Deal with Copycat Threats Cybertraps 104

The Problem https://twitter.com/kalane99/status/1471847077810515972 In the wake of virtually every school shooting, dozens (if not hundreds) of copycat threats are made to schools around the country. Thanks to prevalence of mobile devices, threats are being made by students in virtually all grade levels Such threats can initially be anonymous, although law enforcement has resources that can…

School Board Cybertraps 102

Some recent examples of school board cybertraps AZ – Google Drive with “dossiers” on parents Great example of a classic cybertrap – unintended disclosure of Google Drive URL CA – Board president arrested for possession of child pornography MA – Hostile text messages NJ – Anti-Muslim Facebook posts TX – Alleged “doxxing” of parents VT…

Youth Protection with Dr. Joaquina Kankam Cybertraps 101

Not only is Dr. Joaquina Kankam an expert in youth protection compliance and risk management, but her practical experience has made her a leader in understanding the needs of youth serving organizations. In addition to being an educator (K–12 & Higher Education), Joaquina has presented at several national association conferences and participated as a panelist…