Social media apps, having thrown open the barriers of communication, can be seen as a dangerous playground for the uninitiated and the young. The argument is that crime and perversion in general have spread their network through the digital space.
- “Our children are growing up with this technology and need to be taught how to use it in a positive and sensible way”, says Lynn Schreiber, an expert on social media.
- Social media dangers remind parents that they need to teach children how to deal with unsafe people and navigate the real world.
- Discussing Internet safety and social media propriety is a quint-essential part of parenting today.
Provide your children with the skill-sets to distinguish good from bad. Teach them the basis of moral judgement and above all teach them to respect themselves!