After running Minecraft programs for over 5 years, one of the biggest questions we get from parents is, "How do I make sure my kids are safe when they want to play with their friends online?" Below are some ways we believe you can ensure your kids are safe when they are playing on a Minecraft server with others.
It’s not a secret that kids love video games! But, are video games bad for your kids? According to a recent research study conducted by Dr. Cheryl Olsen, there are actually eight great reasons for kids to play video games (in moderation, of course). Not only are they fun, but they have educational value as well.
What is cyberbullying?
Cyberbullying is bullying that takes place using technology. Examples of cyberbullying include mean text messages or emails, rumors sent by email or posted on social networking sites, and embarrassing pictures, or fake profiles. It’s hurtful and can affect a child’s self esteem.
One of our most popular programs is the Adventures in Minecraft program (Ages 8-12). But, what is Minecraft? And why is it becoming so popular amongst children?