Make Technology Guidelines Part of your Back-to-School Planning [VIDEO]
As many of us sent kids back to school today, we helped them gather notebooks, pencils and calculators for their backpacks, and helped them pick out the perfect outfit to make the right impression. But did we do enough?
Today, Facebook, text messaging, and various other means of electronic communication are part of our kids’ everyday means of communication. Do they know the rules? Have they been reminded that once they hit “send,” (or “post” or “upload” etc.) there’s no going back? Take a moment to remind them.
The video is a good resource for parents, and explains the difference between rude behavior and threats, and touches on the the risks today’s children face when using cellphone cameras and social media.