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Monitoring Internet Usage – This can be a touchy subject for most families wanting to honor their teens privacy. Their safety however is much more important. Here are a few apps and gadgets to look into that can assist by alerting you to possible danger.
- TeenSafe – Parental smart phone monitoring
- Net Nanny – Content filter for computers and devices
- The X – Plan – This offers a plan for your child to secretly text you when they need a way out of a situation without their friends knowing or giving them a hard time.
- Gizmo – This watch is for younger kids to pre-teens who do not have a phone. This watch allows them up to 10 approved by you contacts. You can also track their location and it’s waterproof.
Priceless Movie – Have you been looking for an activity to open discussion doors with your teen on sensitive subjects? This may be the activity for you. You will want to watch a trailer of the film first to make sure that it is appropriate for your teen.
Movie homework: We have provided some additional thoughts as well as resources to assist you in your family discussion.
Internet Safety 101 – Want a website that can teach you pretty much everything you need to know about keeping your child safe on the internet, social media and other technical devices? Well here it is.