thoughts & notes

February 26, 2019

Fairless Hills: Safeteens Online was present at the 23rd Pennsbury Career Fair at the Pennsbury High School, Fairless Hills, PA. Vineeth Veeramachaneni, Founder and CEO of Safeteens Online hosted several students at the fair who discussed plans after high school graduation. Vineeth presented information about several opportunities, job training programs and online courses in the area of cybersecurity that lead to good paying jobs.

Several parents noted that not every student intends to attend college and finding a decent paying job without a four-year degree has become difficult...

January 23, 2019

SafeTeens Online Joins the National Cyber Security Alliance in Global Effort to Support Data Privacy Day by Becoming a 2019 Champion.

Each Jan. 28, Hundreds of Organizations and Individuals Collaborate to Generate Awareness About the Importance of Respecting Privacy, Safeguarding Data and Enabling Trust

SafeTeens has announced its commitment to Data Privacy Day  ‒ an international effort held annually on Jan. 28 to create awareness about the importance of respecting privacy, safeguarding data and enabling trust – by signing up as a Data Privacy Day 2019 Champion. As a Champion, S...

December 6, 2018

This week SafeTeensOnline,Inc completed a business education partnership with Pennsbury School District. Pennsbury school district is one of the largest districts in PA with total student population of 10,045 at 14 schools. SafeTeensOnline worked with PHS Principal Reggie Meadows and Supervisor of Communication Strategies Ann Langtry on how SafeTeensOnline can support the district needs to support the Future Ready PA Index.

Vineeth Veeramachaneni Founder & CEO of SafeTeensOnline explained the need for current education model ( consumption based) is not supporting the future...

October 5, 2018

Commemorating its 15th year, National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) 2018 is a collaborative effort between the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online.
 

SafeTeensOnline is working with national partners to promote DHS mission of "Cybersecurity is Our Shared Responsibility and We All Must Work Together to Improve our Nation’s Cybersecurity."

During NCSAM 2018, NCSA will celebrate weekly themes to highlight some of the important asp...

October 5, 2018

Vineeth Veeramachaneni’s , a delegate at the 22nd session of The Youth Assembly, reached the final round of the UN Youth Assembly’s Impact Challenge. The Challenge is open for  proposals from over hundred countries looks  for social impact projects seeking sustainable solutions to social, economic, and environmental challenges. The 2018 Assembly was held August 10-13 in New York City.

The Youth Assembly was created in 2002 to amplify youth engagement and participation in international dialogues at the United Nations. It fosters mutual understanding and collaboration be...

September 7, 2018

SafeTeensOnline ambassador Natasha Ray advocated SafeTeensOnline mission and vision at Smith College. She explained the importance of online safety and privacy and why every student should participate in the effort to raise awareness.

Most of us are sleep deprived. Yes I understand all the classes, extracurricular activities and Social activities take most of the time for teenagers. But when we take a closer look at this concern, inevitably we conclude that biggest influencer at play is the smart phone. Given the ubiquitous nature and wide range of services it can perform such as – Web access, gaming, music, social interactions and more – that’s understandable. According to PEW research study on average teenagers spend 1/3 of their life using screens and that’s roughly 8 hours a day. According to Sandiago st...

July 19, 2018

Even we lock down our devices, establish network security and encrypt our e-mails we are still vulnerable to Phishing and Social engineering attacks. Recently there is news about Phishing and Social Engineering vulnerabilities with latest Justice departments Indictments related to DNC hacks.

In our "Think before your click"  How to video our ambassador Sahas Gelli talks about Social engineering. In the context of information security, Social engineering refers to psychological manipulation of people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. A...

June 17, 2018

Simon enjoys music  and practices piano for several hours a day and also exploring how computer science can help environmental issues like the dead spots that are growing in the ocean. He believes Computer science may hold the key to saving the planet; by programming a protocell that could add oxygen to the ocean.

As a SafeTeensOnline ambassador Simon is focused on raising awareness on Internet safety and privacy to other teenagers by creating How to Videos on various topics that are relevant for his generation.  Based on his personal experience associated security he is raising...

We are pleased to announce our partnership with the Department of Homeland Security’s STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ Campaign. 


 The STOP. THINK. CONNECT.™ Campaign is an unprecedented effort with over 450 government, nonprofit, and academic organizations working together to promote safer online behavior and practices. The Campaign’s goal is to increase the understanding of cyber threats and empower the American public to be safer and more secure online. 
 Online safety is a shared responsibility; together we can positively influence our online community. Your support will help en...

Please reload

Contact

Head Quarters:

SafeTeensOnline,Inc

2025 TrowBridge Drive

Newtown, PA, 18940

admin@safeteensonline.org

Phone: 646-450-4907

Fax:      866-728-2791

SafeTeensOnline, Inc is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt, non-profit organization.  IRS# 82-4145623

All Rights Reserved @ 2018