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"This video game helps kids build their defenses to online predators"
“This video game helps kids build their defenses to online predators”

 

This video game helps kids build their defenses to online predators
5/14/2018
UM-Dearborn undergrads and a UM-Ann Arbor librarian teamed up for a project to help young people with autism stay safe online.

“It was beginning to develop a reputation as the unfinishable project. In fact, UM-Ann Arbor Emerging Technologies Librarian Patricia Anderson spent nearly a decade trying to fulfill her vision of a video game that could help kids better detect online predators.”

 

(Yes, I waited a while to post this. First, because there were some errors in the original article which has since been corrected. Second, because I’ve been working from a series of several loaner computers, and that chaos has delayed a lot of tech stuff. Third — why now? Well, because the article started to get attention after it was highlighted in the University Record email updates for a week in October!)

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