The online world offers a wealth of resources for education, entertainment, and connection with other people. Unfortunately, the internet also poses new dangers, and those dangers threaten teens especially. The following online guide provides the resources necessary for both parents and their teens to safely utilize the Internet.
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It’s getting harder and harder for kids to just be kids.
Smartphones, TV, video games, social media and the Internet as a whole is quickly consuming the lives of our kids by getting in the way of real life and the enjoyment of their childhood. And it’s starting much earlier than recommended:
- 9 months is the age kids are starting to watch TV, when 18 months is recommended
- 10 is the age kids are getting their first phones, when 14 is recommended
- 11 is the age kids are getting on social media, when 13 is recommended
This guide will give you the information you need to educate yourself, give you the conversation starters you need to break the ice and give you the tips you need to raise your kids in the digital age so they can get back to enjoying their childhood.