Keeping Kids Safe Online
Supervise young children's use of the internet, including periodically checking their profiles and posts. Keep electronic devices in open, common areas of the home and consider setting time limits for their use. Review games, apps, and social media sites before they are downloaded or used by children
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For those of us who grew up waiting for a free phone line, it's hard to fathom the constant state of connectivity and access available to the latest generation of kids. And for parents tasked with establishing boundaries for these digital natives, overseeing their online safety is a major challenge.
The Internet can be wonderful for kids. They can use it to research school reports, communicate with teachers and other kids, and play interactive games.
But online access also comes with risks