If you want to add a Halloween theme to your website or blog, check out Mashable's 8 Spooky Sets of Social Halloween Icons - See one example below:
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If you are looking for something to do with your kids this weekend, check out these Halloween templates from Microsoft, here, for some easy Halloweeen craft project templates. If you are a bit more creative and want to creat your own docuemtns or customize the templates, Microsoft also has clip art/images, here....Mashable has also posted a list of free Halloween fonts that you can use in your Halloween crafts, here.
We wanted to share a link to the findings from a study by MTV and the AP which reveals that teens are learning faster than adults about online safety. While this is good news, the study also reveals that many young people are engaging in "sexting" or have experienced digital abuse including some form of harrasment from a partner. We encourage parents to learn how to protect their children while they are on-line and to talk with their children about the potential drawbacks of having an online presence.
Be safe and cyber secure!
Many of us use Google, Yahoo! or Bing to search the web for information and entertainment. Here are some tutorials from the USC Beaufort South Campus Library on searching the web.
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