Naperville Police Offering Cyber-Smart Parent Webinar on May 24
Free webinar teaches parents how to keep kids safe on their devices and gaming systems
Parents of children of all ages, as well as all junior high and high school aged kids, are invited to join a free webinar on Tuesday, May 24 to learn new information about what kids are doing online and how to keep them safe.
Internet safety expert Detective Rich Wistocki of the Naperville Police Department will present the two-hour webinar, which is being offered in partnership with the Naperville Exchange Club, School Districts 203 and 204 and the DuPage Child Abuse Coalition.
The webinar is free of charge and will take place on Tuesday, May 24 from 7 to 9 p.m. Advance registration is required.
Our evolving world of technology demands that parents educate themselves and their children on the potential dangers of the internet, social media and online gaming. This webinar will allow parents to learn from the comfort of their own homes about such topics as texting, sexting and cyberbullying and to ask questions of Detective Wistocki, a nationally sought-after speaker on the topic of internet safety.
Those who are unable to join the webinar on Tuesday, May 24 will have the opportunity to watch a recording of the webinar in coming weeks on the City of Naperville’s website, www.naperville.il.us.
About Naperville: Located 28 miles west of Chicago, Naperville, Ill., is home to approximately 145,000 people. This vibrant, thriving city consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live, raise children and retire. The city is home to acclaimed public and parochial schools, the best public library system in the country, an array of healthcare options and an exceptionally low crime rate. Naperville has ready access to a variety of public transportation, housing and employment options. The city’s diversified employer base features high technology firms, retailers and factories, as well as small and home-based businesses. Residents also enjoy world-class parks, diverse worship options, the opportunity to serve on several City boards and commissions, a thriving downtown shopping and dining area, a renowned outdoor history museum known as Naper Settlement and an active civic community. For more information, please visit our website at www.naperville.il.us.