This series of blogs will walk parents through Kik, giving them insight on the inner workings of the app and hopefully will give them confidence in their ability to advise their children on use of the app.
It’s clear that technology can make our kids more informed, stay connected with friends and family and provide an endless means of entertainment. But as we know there is also some risk. Here are a few simple steps that parents can take to help mitigate those risks.
Whether your child is a freshman in high school, starting the second half of their senior year or already in college, there are steps to be taken to prepare them digitally for their future.
Our friends from Comcast and Mind Candy share their tips for Internet safety.
David Ryan Polgar Digital Family Expert for Ask.fm and Co Founder of the Digcit Summit shares knowledge on the three E's of digital citizenship.
Kathleen Lefstad, Policy Manager, Trust & Safety, at Yahoo! shares her gift of knowledge for Internet safety with parents.
Parents like me who had kids before Snapchat, Instagram, Tumblr, YouTube, and even Facebook were a thing, have been caught with our pants down, so to speak. We are digital parenting pioneers: navigating new apps, deciphering text speak, misusing emojis, and certainly embarrassing our kids as we muddle through a world that switched from analog to digital in the blink of an eye.