Latest Family Online Safety Institute Stories

2014-11-12 12:35:07

FOSI Also Launches "Good Digital Parenting" at Annual Conference WASHINGTON, Nov.

California Law Gives Minors Internet Delete Button
2013-09-25 11:19:07

California has passed a law that will give minors the power to compel social media sites to delete their personal history.

Use Of Private Teen Info Cause Of Parental Concern
2012-11-20 14:16:29

While the Internet has become a much safer place than it once was in its earlier, wild west days, there is still some concern that it’s not the safest place for kids and teens.

Generation Gap Online Between Parents And Teenagers
2012-11-15 06:49:01

Teenagers are more connected than ever, and understand online privacy and safety issues differently than previous generations.

Teen Behavior On Social Networks
2011-11-09 12:46:39

A majority of teenagers who use social networking sites say their online peers are mostly kind to one another online, but 88 percent still say they have witnessed people being mean and cruel as well.

2011-05-10 07:00:00

Margarita Cedeno de Fernandez of the Dominican Republic and Margarita Zavala of Mexico Announce Commitment to Online Safety Worldwide LONDON and WASHINGTON, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI), an international nonprofit organization dedicated to online safety, today launched the First Ladies Initiative for Online Safety.

Word of the Day
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.