Laurus Summer Camp
Laurus Summer Camp News
February 8, 2018


We want to inform you of a disturbing trend on YouTube: inappropriate videos targeted toward children. This disturbing trend features avatars of kid-friendly characters like Spider Man and Elsa, these videos aim to lure children into viewing violent, sexual or otherwise upsetting content. Some have made their way to Youtube Kids via keyword tags like “education,” “family,” or “nursery rhymes.”

We know that kids love YouTube. And for good reason! At its best, the platform is an ever-expanding resource for age-appropriate entertainment, education and discovery. But anyone can upload to YouTube, and no algorithm can guarantee child-safety.

So what can we do?

We recommend that parents have a conversation with their kids about disturbing videos lurking on YouTube. It’s important for children to recognize inappropriate content when they see it, and to feel safe reporting it to a parent.

Should you stumble upon an upsetting video targeted toward children, be sure to flag it—the video will be reviewed and removed by YouTube moderators. 

Read More Here:

Get more information

Contact Name:
Laurus Camp Team

Phone Number:
click to view number


News from Laurus Summer Camp

January 14, 2019
Laurus Summer Camp
Child Death Toll Spikes! How to keep your children safe!

December 16, 2018
Laurus Summer Camp

December 10, 2018
Laurus Summer Camp
Tumblr Bans Mature Adult Content: Kids in Danger

December 3, 2018
Laurus Summer Camp
You want to volunteer, but you have kids? Take the kids with you!

June 15, 2018
Laurus Summer Camp
Why Kids Should Learn to Code

Disclaimer: Information presented on this page may be paid advertising provided by the advertisers [schools/camps/programs] and is not warranted or guaranteed by or its associated websites. See Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. Our Kids ™ © 2019 All right reserved.

Sign up to receive our exclusive eNews twice a month.
You can withdraw consent by unsubscribing anytime.
verification image, type it in the box
Our Kids From Our Kids, Canada’s trusted source for private schools, camps, and extracurriculars.