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1s To A Friend1 0 0 G0 This Page0 Our friends at Greenbush partnered with local schools in Southeastern Kansas and hired Josh Ochs to give eight school assemblies in four cities in March 2014. Josh presented to than 2,700 students in under three days. He d with each of the students […]
2s 2 0 To A Friend0 G0 This Page0 We caught up with Leonie Smith, The Cyber Safety Lady, and she was nice enough to with us 3 of her cyber safety tips for parents. 1) Get educated: Attend a cyber safety meeting. Parent education needs to start early in a child’s […]
We caught up with Kim Maslin from 3103 Communications to ask her some social media safety tips for parents. She was nice enough to with us from her home town of Perth, Australia and she d these great suggestions with us on video.
These are some of the social media safety tips that one mom has taught her teens. We hope you find them helpful.
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0s 0 0 To A Friend0 G0 This Page0 In this video Josh Ochs outs how you can remove geolocation from your photos (and protect your home address). Geolocation is stripped from your photos when you your photos on , and Instagram. However, when you e these photos to strangers/friends/businesses the […]
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We're honored to have partnered with over 100 schools in 25 states
We understand your struggles
and can help you create a social media plan
We take a positive approach to social media safety with fun and easy to follow videos and training guides.
We help students avoid social media mishaps by teaching them to use social media with a purpose and make a plan.
It’s almost impossible to know everything your child is doing online, so we teach students how to self-regulate their screen time.
Why schools hire Josh Ochs to speak to students and parents on their campus:
Josh's techniques help students use their devices with a purpose, not just a pastime. He shows students how to impress colleges and employers by creating a positive resume using their social media accounts. He also speaks to thousands of parents each year to help them overcome their frustrations with screen time addiction and social media safety.
Created by Josh Ochs — a social media safety speaker and author passionate about helping students shine online while staying out of trouble
Parents and educators use our social media safety message each year
Students across the country each year are using these techniques at their school
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"Josh kept all of our teens and tweens engaged and showed them clear examples they can use to impress colleges and employers on social media. Everyone left with a clear road map that they can use for the next few months to make sure they shine online."
–Tracy Rampy, Educator, Southeast Kansas Education Service Center Greenbush
“Learned a lot, Josh’s training is very informative and I picked up some really useful tools. We were able to learn so much, like how to make a positive digital footprint for our children and their future. I highly recommend using his resources.”
–Mother of 11 year old son at Hull Middle School
“Josh was so helpful and I was able to learn so much about how to create a positive digital footprint. His training makes it easier to organize your talents/projects in a way that colleges aren’t able to see in essays.”
–Emmy Renner, High School Student