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How can you keep your children safe on social media?

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BURLINGTON, Vt. - A social media message from Minnesota prompted a lockdown of Burlington High School.

Several students there received a Facebook message which included threats directed at a list of entities including the high school and the President of the United States. Police tracked the message to a juvenile in Minnesota. At least 10 BHS students were friends with the kid on Facebook, although they didn't actually know the person. 

It's events like this that highlight the importance of social media safety.  

Katie Greer is a technology safety expert and has some advice for parents on how to monitor their children online.

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