The vast power of internet resources are now accessible through devices that fit in our pocket. These mobile devices let us instantly communicate with unlimited people. Children can access web content, photos, and videos on their phones or other mobile devices from anywhere in the world, making it very difficult for parents to monitor their activities.
June is National Internet Safety Awareness Month. All month, we will share ideas on how to keep the internet a safe resource for you and your family. See other articles about online safety.
The following resources from Internet Safety 101 may be helpful for parents to understand how help their families stay safe with mobile devices:
- Advice to Parents
- Texting & Driving
- Helpful Parent Guides
- Mobile/Wireless Resources
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