Do you plan on buying your child a new piece of technology this summer or before the start of school? Check out these downloadable cards which cover topics such as privacy, texting and calling, apps, data usage, and screen time in easy fill-in-the-blank spaces. They are also a way to write down house rules for tablets, wearable devices, gaming systems, smartphones and cell phones, and computers.
All you do is click the download button, print them out, and write in your family's rules in the spaces provided. They provide an easy way to start a conversation about online safety.
But these online safety cards aren't just for the kids! On each card, parents have to make a set of promises and sign the back, because, after all, online safety isn't just for your children. It works best when everyone is in it together.