A comprehensive Snapchat guide for parents that outlines how Snapchat works, why teenagers love it, and what parents need to know about it.
“I have no idea what to do” “It is not what I grew up with” “I don’t understand it.” “I have no idea what they are doing and it scares me!” “It is a part of their life in a way I will never be able to appreciate or comprehend!” These comments, and many more […]
What do you say if your teen comes to you distressed having received an unwanted image of someone else’s naked body? What do you do if you find explicit sexual images on your teenager’s phone? Even more importantly, what do you say to your teen or tween when they get their first phone about the […]
Does your teen own a smartphone? If they do, have you had a serious discussion with them about how to use it in a safe and sensible manner? Smartphones, and other such mobile devices, are reshaping the way we live. They are but a taste of what the digital future will look like. So pervasive […]
Seventy percent of teens “hide their online behavior” from parents, according to a report, which was released Monday. The news comes from a 2,017-person survey funded by the online security software maker McAfee, which is pushing a product that helps parents monitor their kids online. These hidden behaviors include some things you might expect — […]