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Sue Scheff
Worked at Parents' Universal Resource Experts, Inc
Attended New York
Lives in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
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Bullying Prevention Month: Cyberbullying Affects Real Lives
It may seem harmless to see your child engaged in the latest social
media application. She may be snapping pictures to her friends on
Snapchat or posting funny status updates on Facebook to stay in touch with her classmates and friends. However, when soci...
It may seem harmless to see your child engaged in the latest social media application. She may be snapping pictures to her friends on Snapchat or posting funny status updates on Facebook to stay in touch with her classmates a...
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Social Media and Student's Future Careers
Back to school - let your kids know their keystrokes will effect their future. I have discussed this topic for a long time along with my colleagues we constantly discuss the importance of digital citizenship .  It will be your virtual image that will dictat...
Back to school - let your kids know their keystrokes will effect their future. I have discussed this topic for a long time along with my colleagues we constantly discuss the importance of digital citizenship.  It will be your...
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Teens Smoking Cigarettes
With summer here some tweens and teens will try new things - smoking might be one of them. Most know it, yet peer pressure can sometimes outweigh it when it comes to kids. Kids can get pretty creative when it comes to hiding their bad habits
from parents a...
With summer here some tweens and teens will try new things - smoking might be one of them. Most know it, yet peer pressure can sometimes outweigh it when it comes to kids. Kids can get pretty creative when it comes to hiding ...
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Digital Parenting and Cell Phone Etiquette
Remember when phone etiquette simply referred to the rules regarding
answering the home phone? Now that most people, including teens, have
their own cell phones, phone etiquette has a whole new meaning. It
includes courteously using a phone to talk, text...
Remember when phone etiquette simply referred to the rules regarding answering the home phone? Now that most people, including teens, have their own cell phones, phone etiquette has a whole new meaning. It includes courteousl...
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Teens Sexting
Sexting is a topic that has been in the headlines and it isn't only about teens.  Adults are guilty of sending and receiving sexual content via digital devices. What is sexting? Sexting is the sending of sexually explicit photographs or messages via mobile ...
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Teens and Driving: Be an Educated Parent
The holidays are over, did your teen get their drivers license? Drivers
are faced with a growing number of potential distractions behind the
wheel – anything from pets, to passengers, phones, text messaging,
infotainment systems and much more. The Natio...
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Why Parents Need To Understand Age Restrictions on Social Media
This is a question that has been lingering for the past couple of
years.  We know that kids under 13 are joining, but should they be? The brave new world of technology has expanded so far that even your
grandmother may have an account on the social networ...
This is a question that has been lingering for the past couple of years.  We know that kids under 13 are joining, but should they be? The brave new world of technology has expanded so far that even your grandmother may have a...
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Summertime and Teen Driving: Parents Are Role Models
Car crashes already are the leading cause of
death for U.S. teens, who have the highest crash rate of any age group,
AAA stated. During the summer months — when drivers rack up 20 billion
more miles than at other times of the year — an average of 260 tee...
Car crashes already are the leading cause of death for U.S. teens, who have the highest crash rate of any age group, AAA stated. During the summer months — when drivers rack up 20 billion more miles than at other times of the...
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Teens and Summer Options
Summer is approaching....   Some kids are able to attend summer camps, some aren't. There are several factors that could make traditional sleep-away
summer camp a less-than-ideal choice for some families, such as the age
and temperament of children and th...
Summer is approaching....   Some kids are able to attend summer camps, some aren't. There are several factors that could make traditional sleep-away summer camp a less-than-ideal choice for some families, such as the age and ...
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Does Your Teen Lie?
Let's face it, tweens and teens
are a challenge and there will come a time when you are going to
question something they are telling you. Are they really going to the
mall or are they heading out to a party? How do you know? When your child is younger, ...
Let's face it, tweens and teens are a challenge and there will come a time when you are going to question something they are telling you. Are they really going to the mall or are they heading out to a party? How do you know? ...
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Safer Internet Day 2014
Today digital parenting is considered part of raising our kids.  Especially with teenagers an all their gadgets. Most teens are mobile now, and the ones with cell phones, 48% of them have data plans (internet). It is more important than ever that parents di...
Today digital parenting is considered part of raising our kids.  Especially with teenagers an all their gadgets. Most teens are mobile now, and the ones with cell phones, 48% of them have data plans (internet). It is more imp...
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Teens and Fake Profiles on Facebook
Recently I have read reports about teens leaving Facebook.  Of course we can understand why -- more and more parents and seniors are joining Facebook and teens want their privacy! However I am not convinced that teens are quitting the largest social network...
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Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
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As a Parent Advocate and Author, my parenting book "Wit's End!" is now available. Published by the publishers that brought you Chicken Soup Book Series for the Soul series. Order today at www.witsendbook.com

My next book, Google Bomb, is also available now! http://www.googlebombbook.com  When revenge becomes e-venge many people are finding out how quickly their lives can be taken from them digitally and in real life!

Cyberbullying isn't only for kids, adults can sometimes be worse than teens!

Learn more and be proactive about maintaining your online reputation.

I am also on the Board of Director for Communities in Schools.  I volunteer to help empower and keep teens in school. Education is the keys to success in life!

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Board of Director for Communities in Schools for St. Johns County and on their Fundraising Committee
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