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Helping Children Manage Screentime and Technology

Helping Children Manage Screentime and Technology

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin With  the most recent findings of the Growing Up in Ireland Study showing that nearly a quarter of nine-year old’s have an online profile and that the time spent on screens is significantly impacting levels of exercise among kids, our blog this week offers tips on managing screentime and creating a balance […]

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Zeeko Top Tips to Keep the Whole Family Safe Online!

Zeeko Top Tips to Keep the Whole Family Safe Online!

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin  Given the recent findings from the Growing Up in Ireland Study that almost a quarter of nine-year olds in the country have an online profile, have a read of our Zeeko Top Tips to help keep the whole family safe online! Use technology in communal spaces: We know that this is not […]

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The Zeeko T-Shirt Rule on Sharing Content: What Parents Need...

The Zeeko T-Shirt Rule on Sharing Content: What Parents Need to Know!

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin You may have heard your child talk about the T-Shirt rule, well you have Zeeko to thank for that!  When we visit schools all over Ireland to talk to kids about staying safe online, one of the topics that gets the biggest reaction is when we ask how careful children are, about […]

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Explaining Digital Footprint to Children

Explaining Digital Footprint to Children

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin    If you asked a group of adults what they understand by the term digital footprint it’s likely that they would struggle to give an answer! So, it is little surprise that children struggle to grasp this concept. Most kids, understandably, don’t think of the long-term implications of what they are sharing […]

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Catfishing: What Parents Need to Know

Catfishing: What Parents Need to Know

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin  Catfishing, it’s a phrase that most people associate with the hit MTV Show ‘Catfish’. In terms of online safety catfishing is a serious concern in particular for the parents of teenagers. Our most recent research at Zeeko found that, students in secondary school had more contacts with strangers online, specifically: 50% of […]

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7 Benefits of Coding for Kids and Students

7 Benefits of Coding for Kids and Students

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin Coding is becoming increasingly popular among Irish children. Have a read of this guest article by Holly Clark from US based Codakid.com on the benefits of coding!  For kids to appreciate how the modern technology operates, there is a need to introduce them to coding. Most kids are living in a world […]

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Digital Literacy: A Skill Every Child Should Acquire!

Digital Literacy: A Skill Every Child Should Acquire!

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin  It may sound like a buzz word, but digital literacy is in fact an incredibly important skill. When our research team attend European Conferences on internet safety, the importance of digital literacy is always stressed. Developing digital literacy skills is a key component of our newest product at Zeeko, Appyness Online.  So, […]

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Fortnite: How to Help your Child Stay Safe

Fortnite: How to Help your Child Stay Safe

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin Fortnite, it’s the gaming craze that shows no sign of fading. It is likely that your child wants to play or knows someone who is already playing. So, what can you do to help your child to stay safe if they play Fortnite? The main game focuses on a Save The World […]

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Simple Advice for Being a Great Digital Parent!

Simple Advice for Being a Great Digital Parent!

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin Parenting can be a challenge, there’s little doubt about that. There is now a new element to parenting and that’s digital! Everything from encouraging your kids to have a balance in their use of technology to helping them to be aware of the issues that they may face when they are online […]

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Appyness Online: A New Frontier in Peer Led Education!

Appyness Online: A New Frontier in Peer Led Education!

Follow US :FacebookGoogle+TwitterLinkedin  Here at Zeeko, we provide our subscribers with a weekly blog offering advice and tips for parents to enhance and improve their knowledge of internet safety and how to best manage their children’s time online. Our blog this week tells you all you need to know about Appyness Online a new way […]

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