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Critical thinking skills in the face of Momo and other viral challenges

If you haven’t heard yet, the latest viral challenge is a viral concern for parents. Momo first appeared in the headlines last summer, and recently reappeared in the media, following warnings from schools in the UK about the sinister-looking character and its associated viral challenge. Momo-related news is now dominating the media and the coverage […]

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Separating fact from fiction on the Momo Challenge

The Momo Challenge has dominated social media this week, with story after story being shared about the creepy face and its supposed instructions.

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National Day of Unplugging

Isn’t technology amazing? It saves time spent on mundane tasks, helps us stay in touch with loved ones and communicate with people around the world, and enables us to earn an education, stay abreast of the news, entertain ourselves, and so much more.  It’s no wonder that the evolution and advances of technology continue at […]

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Amanda Todd’s legacy and Pink Shirt Day: Bullied youth empower others to choose kindness

On February 27, I’ll be wearing pink in solidarity with the tens of thousands of courageous young Canadians who are standing up to bullying — both online and in our physical world — every day. Pink Shirt Day is an important reminder of the amazing work underway across this country to empower kids and adults […]

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