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Vanishing Text: How To Monitor Disappearing Messages

Monitoring what your child is getting into online can be scary and feel next to ...

October 30, 2018

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School Safety Plan: 8 Ways to Enhance School Safety

The U.S. Secret Service has released its latest recommendations to prevent targeted school violence. Created ...

October 25, 2018

Discussing Houston Crime With Crime Stoppers of Houston CEO, Rania Mankarious

Discussing Houston Crime With Crime Stoppers of Houston CEO

In this interview, Rania Mankarious, CEO of Crime Stoppers of Houston, shares how her upbringing ...

October 24, 2018

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Bullying In Schools: What Parents And Schools Need To Know

**This blog post was updated on May 6, 2022.** The word “cyberbullying” has been around ...

October 23, 2018

Defend Our Schools in 2018

Defend Our Schools in 2018: Q&A with School Safety Expert Frank Straub

Bark sat down for an interview with Frank Straub, Ph.D., to talk about the current ...

October 22, 2018

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Hidden Apps and Vaults: How Kids Can Hide Content on Phones

**Updated December 19, 2023.** Have you heard about hidden apps? They’re also called vault apps, ...

October 20, 2018

I found porn on my child's computer. Now What?

I Found Porn on My Child’s Computer. Now What?

I will never forget the night I had to first confront this reality. I was ...

October 17, 2018

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CIPA Compliance: How Bark for Schools Can Help

Schools face no small task in meeting all of their compliance mandates, but some can ...

October 16, 2018

Social Media and Depression: What Parents Need to Know

**This blog post was updated on December 12, 2023.** For years, scientists and researchers have ...

October 16, 2018

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YouTube: It’s More Complicated Than You Think

**Update: On April 7, 2021, YouTube introduced new parental controls! Learn about them here.** YouTube ...

October 05, 2018

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