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3 ways to keep control of what your kids are doing online | Tecca

By Jennifer Jolly,

Is it impossible to keep tech-savvy teens safe online? A glance at several news headlines lately sure makes it look that way. One in particular caught my eye, a report that says kids are lying about what they’re doing online in record numbers. It’s enough to make even the most passive parent sweat.

But what’s missing from all this news is what we as modern parents can and should do about it. Truth is, we’re not as helpless — or hopeless — as you might think.

Read Jennifer Jolly’s article on setting up safeguards for children by using the parental controls on the devices, installing surveillance software and having cyber-conducts at 3 ways to keep control of what your kids are doing online | Tecca.


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This entry was posted on September 13, 2012 by in Apps, Children, Cyberbullying, Security, Social Media, Youth and tagged , , , , , , , .
Lutz Siemer

Lutz Siemer

Education, Research & Development in Social Work & IT After working as an alternative practitioner and psychotherapist in private practice for nearly ten years I stepped over to higher education in 2005. At Saxion University of Applied Sciences I lecture and do research and development in the area of Social Work, Psychology and IT. Currently I'm focussing on merging mobile technology and social work.

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