Internet talk: Community’s eyes opened to online risks


WEBUTUCK — Webutuck families were given a powerful shove into keeping alert and monitoring their children’s time online as Investigator Tom Roidl from the New York State Police Computer Crimes Unit led an Interactive Internet Safety presentation on Tuesday, Dec. 4.

With the one-to-one iPad initiative well underway in the school district, Webutuck social workers Janice McSpiritt, Carrie Caldiero and Tara Hart thought it wise to make sure students and parents were warned about internet safety, social media risks and child internet addiction.

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